You can catch coronavirus by touching contaminated surfaces including door knobs.
The Supreme Court (SC) has been asked on Friday (June 3) to compel the government to conduct mass tests to find who have the deadly COVID-19 virus.
Detained Senator Leila de Lima has raised concern over the alarming rate of coronavirus infections in the country.
Malacañang on Monday disagreed with the report of the World Health Organization (WHO) that the Philippines has the fastest-growing number of new coronavirus (Covid-19) cases in the Western Pacific Region.
The chair of the House committee on health on Thursday pressed Health Secretary Francisco Duque III to focus on releasing “real time data” on Covid-19, including confirmed cases and fatalities following reports of a backlog in the Department of Health’s issuance of information.
The World Health Organization (WHO) is to raise the question of Taiwan’s participation as an observer at the World Health Assembly (WHA), which opens virtually on Monday, before one of its committees.
Spraying disinfectant on the streets, as practised in some countries, does not eliminate the new coronavirus and even poses a health risk, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Saturday.
GENEVA – The International Council of Nurses (ICN) said Wednesday it believes at least 90,000 health care workers had been infected and more than 260 nurses had died in the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
Malacañang has agreed with the World Health Organization (WHO) chief’s comment that the worst of the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic is still ahead.
The global coronavirus death toll passed 140,000, with nearly two thirds of all fatalities in Europe, according to an AFP tally Thursday at 1800 GMT.
The Department of Health (DOH) on Thursday said the Philippine has a 6.6 percent case fatality rate for the coronavirus disease (Covid-19).
The Philippines is now the Southeast Asian country with the highest number of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases, with 4,932 individuals testing positive for the virus as of Monday (April 13).
Vice President Leni Robredo called on the government Thursday (March 12) to act swiftly to procure testing kits and clearly communicate the threat posed by the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Senator Sherwin Gatchalian has urged the government to seek out persons at risk of contracting the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
Health Secretary Franciso Duque III on Monday denied that the health department is underreporting the number of persons who tested positive for the new coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in the country.
Individuals who exhibit symptoms of respiratory infection are advised to stay at home.
House Minority Leader Bienvenido “Benny” Abante Jr. on Monday urged the national government to study the implementation of “drastic measures” over possible outbreak of the novel coronavirus in Metro Manila amid three new confirmed cases last Friday.
The Department of Education (DepEd) must ensure strict adherence to safety measures on public gatherings, such as graduation ceremonies – amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) outbreak.
South Korea went on high alert Sunday following a sharp jump in coronavirus cases, and Italy and Iran took their own drastic containment steps as an epidemic that has killed nearly 2,500 people in China continued a relentless global expansion.
The travel ban on Taiwan will stay until the World Health Organization (WHO) decides to lift off the ban, Malacañang said.
Iwas nCoV! World Health Organization (WHO) tells public: Wear mask properly, wash hands regularly .
Senator Bong Go blamed the World Health Organization (WHO) Tuesday (February 4) for President Rodrigo Duterte’s belated order to temporarily ban travelers from mainland China, Macau and Hong Kong due to the threat of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
Senator Grace Poe has called on the government to pour in resources to inform the public about the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), which has been declared a global health emergency by the World Health Organization (WHO).
The World Health Organization (WHO) thinks the government is doing a good job responding to the “evolving situation.”