deworming program - updates

Rappler's latest stories on deworming program


DOH looks into 'expired' deworming medicine claim

Jul 30, 2015 - 4:21 PM

We re interested in getting to the bottom of this says Health Undersecretary Vicente Belizario Jr

NOT EXPIRED. Health Undersecretary Vicente Belizario shows a photo of the deworming medicine administered to students nationwide on July 29. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

DOH deworming: 1k students in Zambo hospitals

Jul 29, 2015 - 5:52 PM

2nd UPDATE Grade school students in the 3 provinces of Zamboanga Peninsula suffer from vomiting stomach ache and dizziness but Health Secretary Janette Garin denies the medicines administered to them were expired

EMERGENCY. A student falls ill after taking deworming medicine administered by the Department of Health in Dipolog City, Zamboanga del Norte on July 29, 2015. Photo by Gualberto Laput / Rappler