DOH urges vaccine vs Japanese Encephalitis

USJ-R Intern Kristine Remolisan 09/13/2017

THE Department of Health (DOH) wants to include the Japanese Encephalitis virus (JEV) in their mass vaccination program. Records from the DOH showed that since 2015 to the present, eight JEV cases were reported in Cebu. The…

DOH steps up campaign against encephalitis cases

Futch Anthony Inso 09/06/2017

EVEN with only one recorded case of Japanese encephalitis (JE), the regional Department of Health (DOH-7) office said it will intensify its campaign against the disease. Renan Cimafranca, Regional Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit (Resu) coordinator, said the…

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