Barangay Nutrition Scholars: Front-line Heroes

Cebu City – Frontliners as we call them are our modern-day heroes in this fight against COVID-19. One of the most unacknowledged front-line workers are the Barangay Nutrition Scholars (BNS) who are often overstretched to perform other functions limiting their performance to do their basic tasks as the barangay’s focal person in nutrition. While others […]

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Gi-quarantine na ang 21 ka mga kawani sa Eversley Childs’ Sanitarium and General Hospital

Cebu City – Gi-quarantine na ang 21 ka mga kawani sa Eversley Childs’ Sanitarium and General Hospital human masuta nga ilang usa ka pasyente nga na-admit sa maong hospital positibo sa coronavirus disease (covid-19). Suma kang Dr. Pythagoras Zerna, Medical Center Chief sa hospital nga sa 21 ka mga kawani, ang 18 niini gi-quarantine sa […]

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Project Balik Buhay Aims to Trace Asymptomatic Covid ‘Super-Spreaders’

Cebu City – Based on the latest figures from the City Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit (CESU), about 90% of the positive cases in Cebu City are asymptomatic. These are people who tested positive for Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), but do not experience Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) or Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI). They were all tested as […]

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SM Foundation donates PPE’s to hospitals in Visayas and Mindanao

Cebu City – In line with its commitment to be of service to the Filipino public, its hospitals, and its government during the coronavirus pandemic, SM Foundation Inc. recently donated Personal Protective Equipment and medical supplies to hospitals in the Visayas & Mindanao areas. These include PPEs, N95 and surgical masks, gloves, raincoats, goggles, as […]

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NGCP expedites procurement of PhP500M medical equipment donation

Cebu City – NGCP is fast-tracking the sourcing and distribution of medical equipment critical to combating COVID-19’s effect on patients and medical frontliners. Medical equipment, including 12 ventilators, 32 powered air purifying respirator (PAPR), 200 closed suction system, is part of NGCP’s PhP1 Billion donation to the national government’s COVID-19 relief and response efforts. The […]

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766 ka mga Health Care workers nagpositbo sa Covid-19-suma sa DOH

Cebu City – Nakatala na og 766 ka healtcare workers sa nasud ang nagpositibo sa Covid-19. Suma kang Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire, sa naasoy nga gidaghanon. 399 niini mga Doktor ug 242 usab ang mga Nurse. Nakatala usab ang DOH og 22 ka health workers ang mipanaw sa naasoy nga sakit. Subay niini, subling […]

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CV’s guides Nutrition Workers against COVID-19

Cebu City – With COVID-19 positive cases on the rise in the region and LGUs contemplating extension of enhanced community quarantine here and there, food and nutrition insecurity is a looming cloud just beyond the horizon as resources start to deplete and access to food has become more and more difficult. This could most probably […]

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KonsultaMD hosts live webinars on COVID-19, mental health etc.

Cebu City – KonsultaMD is hosting live webinars on COVID-19, mental health, and other health issues as a way to assist Filipinos staying at home who may have queries concerning their physical and mental well-being. The webinars will be aired via KonsultaMD’s Facebook account on April 3, 17, and 24 at 8pm and will feature […]

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NNC 7 reiterates government’s NO MILK DONATION POLICY, emphasizes proper nutrition amidst COVID-19

Cebu City – Cebu City – The present health crisis brought about by the Corona Virus Disease (COVID 19) has brought uncertainty and panic among the Filipinos. With the first, confirmed local case in Cebu Province on 18 March 2020, several local governments in Central Visayas declared community quarantine and have started stocking up goods […]

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20,000 ka testing kits miabot na sa dakbayan sa Sugbo

Cebu City – Miabot na ang 20,000 ka testing kits nga alang sa cebu city government nga magamit sa pag-ila sa mga natakbuyan sa Coronavirus Disease (COVID)19. Suma kang Mayor Edgardo Labella ang maong tisting kits ibutang sa Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center (VSMMC). Adunay 40,000 ka mga tisting kits ang sa office of the […]

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