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Pampanga to host ASEAN Dengue Summit 2012
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Pampanga to host ASEAN Dengue Summit 2012

The city of SAN FERNANDO in Pampanga will host the Philippine observance of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Dengue Summit on June 15. The San Fernando City Information…

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Water bug, a promising dengue mosquito control agent – study
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Water bug, a promising dengue mosquito control agent – study

“A water bug found in the Philippines could be an effective biological control agent for dengue-carrying mosquitoes,” said in an interview by Dr. Pio Javier of the College of Agriculture,…

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Lower dengue cases in 1st quarter of 2012 – DOH
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Lower dengue cases in 1st quarter of 2012 – DOH

“Reports on dengue cases for first quarter of 2012 is lower than last year,” said Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Enrique Ona during the Dengue Summit held at Heritage Hotel,…

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WHO-IVM framework promotes collaboration against dengue
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WHO-IVM framework promotes collaboration against dengue

Dengue and other vector-borne diseases are major contributors to the total global burden of disease and have profound effect, not only on health, but also on socio-economic development in resource-poor…

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Dengue hospitalization now free for indigent patients
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Dengue hospitalization now free for indigent patients

Dengue hospitalization is now free for indigent patients,” announced Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Enrique Ona during the Dengue Summit held at the Heritage Hotel, Manila on 13 April 2012.…

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Dengue Summit prepares officials and LGUs versus dengue in 2012
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Dengue Summit prepares officials and LGUs versus dengue in 2012

Dengue summit 2012 in Manila “Winning the war against dengue entails victories on numerous fronts around the country” said Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Enrique Ona during the Dengue Summit…

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COMBI pilot testing in Pampanga found effective against dengue
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COMBI pilot testing in Pampanga found effective against dengue

COMBI is tested in San Fernando Pampanga Philippines. “The Communication for Behavioural Impact (COMBI) approach is effective in addressing the dengue problem in San Fernando, Pampanga,” said Dr. Renalyn Tungkol,…

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COMBI: Addressing dengue by targeting human behavior

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), a regional network of the World Health Organization (WHO) based in Washington DC, has formulated a new strategy called Communication for Behavioral Impact (COMBI)…

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