BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - New confirmed COVID cases here, five in only two days, will not affect quarantine levels as the first 15 days of the modified general quarantine draws to a close.
PUM vs PUI are acronyms at the height of the COVID-19 scare. PUM stands for Person Under Monitoring while PUI stands for Person Under Investigation.
The drug Remdesivir keeps on grabbing the headlines.
People are flocking again to news that Dexamethasone is a CoviD-19 cure. And again, we reiterate, like the repurposed drugs Hydroxychloriquine and Remdesivir – it’s not. Lets go to basics first: Dexamethasone is a steroid.
Imported case, and local and community transmissions are not exactly exclusive to CoViD-19 cases. These are terminologies widely used in epidemiology to...
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - A Capitol spokesperson here has confirmed three new COVID cases, pushing the number...
According to our World in Data, a University of Oxford data hub that researches and collects data around the world, the Philippines has the third most number of cases in Southeast Asia, 15th in Asia, and 39th in the world
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines – Bacolod City will still be under Modified General Community Quarantine, according to an executive order by Bacolod Mayor Evelio Leonardia.
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Bacolod Mayor City Evelio Leonardia has signed Executive Order 38, s. 2020 effectively placing the city under Modified General Community Quarantine.
A good CoviD-19 response is yet to have a definite objective measure, yet global media including Health authorities such as the WHO has lauded various countries for their actions amidst the pandemic.
Recap RT-PCR is the gold standard test as it detects ongoing CoviD-19 Infection. A positive RT-PCR means an active...
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - The health department's regional office will prioritize the swab samples lined up for testing at the regional laboratory facility at the West Visayas Medical Center after lone district solon Greg Gasataya appealed to Department of Health Regional Director Marlyn Convocar to prioritize the more than 600 samples sent from here.
As the fields of Center Mall are acquiring rest, the grass being left untouched, with no one to bask under the golden...
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Vice-Governor Jeffrey Ferrer has confirmed that Sixth District Board Member Valentin Miguel Alonso, his wife, a secretary, two household staff, and two other people who might have had contact with the city's Patient 18 all tested negative for COVID19, results from the provincial testing facility show.
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BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Provincial dad Valentino Miguel Alonso has voluntarily undergone a specimen swab for a RT-PCR test today and will quarantine himself after test results for a resident here came out positive for COVID infection.
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Health authorities here are moving the city's newest COVID-positive case, Patient 18, to an isolation facility after he tested positive yesterday in a RT-PCR test released by the provincial testing facility.
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Mandalagan village officials here have locked down a street in a residential subdivision that passes through...
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - The country's Sugar Bowl will go on an enhanced community quarantine Monday, 30 March 2020, to...
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Provincial Vice-Gov. Jeffrey Ferrer had confirmed that the city's Patient 18 was a former private driver of a board member who was fired last February but tested positive recently after he showed symptoms of COVID19.