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‘Doki’ to the barrios: Dr Israel Bactol’s commitment to serve

Mar 28, 2020 - 4:00 PM

The young cardiologist, who died of COVID-19, dedicated his brief medical career to bringing health care to those on the fringes

Unsettled bills at Philippine Heart Center reach P627 million

Apr 15, 2018 - 9:25 PM

The Commission on Audit tells the Philippine Heart Center to improve its policies regarding promissory notes, which comprise the bulk of dormant accounts

Appeals court junks Philippine Heart Center's tax exemption bid

Mar 31, 2016 - 8:47 PM

This is despite the hospital s argument that if the facility is seized by the Quezon City government the operations of the hospital might be left to untrained hands

Former Iloilo governor Tupas dies

Nov 24, 2015 - 12:09 PM

3RD UPDATE Iloilo 5th District Representative Niel Tupas Jr says his father had multiple organ failure due to prostate cancer

JUST BEFOR HIS BIRTHDAY. Former governor Neil Tupas Sr. died at age 82, only a fe days before his birthday.

Love for hearts on Valentine's Day and beyond

Feb 14, 2015 - 2:00 PM

Here are 4 reasons why the symbol of love should also get some lovin

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Arroyo visits grandson's funeral

Nov 04, 2014 - 12:19 AM

The court will still resolve Arroyo s motion for a 9 day house arrest in her residence at La Vista Quezon City to attend to the wake and the burial of her one year old grandson

Arroyo to seek furlough to attend grandson's wake

Nov 02, 2014 - 10:48 PM

Arroyo s one year old grandson dies Sunday morning November 2 due to a heart ailment

FURLOUGH. Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo will ask Sandiganbayan's permission to visit her grandson's wake. File photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Recto dares gov't: Pour more funds in 'health bucket'

Aug 29, 2014 - 9:38 AM

Senator Ralph Recto commends the increase in the government s proposed health spending for 2015 but says more funding is still needed

Prosecutors hit Gigi Reyes' doc for hospital transfer

Jul 18, 2014 - 5:02 PM

Prosecutors ask the court to require Dr Anthony Lontoc to explain in writing why he should not be cited for contempt

ARRAIGNMENT. Gigi Reyes appears at the Sandiganbayan for her arraignment Friday, July 18. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Court enters 'not guilty' plea for Gigi Reyes

Jul 18, 2014 - 9:50 AM

4th UPDATE Accused of plunder and graft the former chief of staff of Senator Juan Ponce Enrile refuses to enter a plea in her plunder case

ARRAIGNMENT. Gigi Reyes refuses to enter a plea during her arraignment at the Sandiganbayan Friday, July 18. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Bulk of DOH's DAP fund went to PhilHealth subsidy

Jul 15, 2014 - 7:52 PM

How did the Department of Health use its P3 4 billion allocation from the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program?

BENEFITS OF DAP. Health Secretary Enrique Ona says the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program 'really helped our people.' File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Gigi Reyes needs psychiatric treatment – doctor

Jul 15, 2014 - 6:01 PM

UPDATED Gigi Reyes returns to the Camp Bagong Diwa jail after a brief stay at the Philippine Heart Center

AT THE SANDIGAN. Former Enrile chief of staff Gigi Reyes submits herself to the jurisdiction of the court. Photo by Buena Bernal/Rappler

Court summons Gigi Reyes' doctor on hospital transfer

Jul 14, 2014 - 9:42 AM

The court is scheduled to hear Gigi Reyes motion for hospital transfer on Tuesday July 15 or 4 days after she was already transferred to the Philippine Heart Center

MEDICAL WOES. File photo of lawyer Jessica Lucila Reyes

Gigi Reyes complains of chest pain, moved to Heart Center

Jul 11, 2014 - 8:48 PM

The Metro Manila jail management spokesperson says the Taguig Pateros District Hospital does not have all the equipment needed for her medical condition

MEDICAL WOES. Lawyer Jessica Lucila

Gigi Reyes seeks hospital transfer

Jul 11, 2014 - 4:54 PM

3rd UPDATE Her lawyer signs an urgent motion seeking her transfer to either the Philippine Heart Center or the Sta Ana Hospital

'UNSTABLE.' Gigi Reyes skips her scheduled arraignment after doctors don't allow her to leave the hospital. Rappler file photo

Sulu Sultan Jamalul Kiram III dies

Oct 20, 2013 - 9:33 AM

Kiram 76 dies of organ failure