Poe: Use Dengvaxia refund to treat kids

Inquirer.net 01/22/2018

P3.5B can be used as a standby fund for treatment of immunized children SENATOR Grace Poe on Monday backed her colleague’s call that Sanofi Pasteur fully refund the P3.5 billion cost of defective Dengvaxia vaccines, saying it…

Kids chained in house of horrors; parents arrested

AP 01/16/2018

PERRIS, California — A 17-year-old girl called police after escaping from her family’s home where she and her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy conditions. Some of them were so malnourished that police officers…

Special kids get teddy bears from SM Seaside

PR 01/08/2018

TWO hundred stuffed toys were given to each of the special education students of the Don Vicente Rama Elementary School in Barangay Basak-Pardo, Cebu City. The children with disability, supported by the Philippine Accessible Deaf Services Incorporated…

Parents told: Do not allow your kids to light firecrackers

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 12/27/2017

NEVER allow your children to play with firecrackers and pyrotechnics. This was the reminder of Dr. Mari Leo FidelPataray, the chairman of Emergency Department of the Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center (VSMMC). Pataray said children that are…

Loot bags for kids attending dawn Masses; bundles of joy for 70 less fortunate families

Benjie Talisic 12/23/2017

  Like the three kings offering gifts to the child Jesus in Bethlehem at the manger, the police officers of the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) are sharing gifts and singing carols to children and to less…

When Christmas comes for Adlaon kids

Cris Evert B. Lato-Ruffolo 12/19/2017

Rayver Cleve Ardita, 10, knows what an apple is as it often comes out in school discussions. But he has never tasted one. That is why for Christmas, Rayver and 59 children of Barangay Adlaon, a mountain…

ACCOUNT ALL KIDS WHO GOT VACCINE

Futch Anthony Inso, Morexette Erram 12/07/2017

The city government of Talisay will ask the Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH-7) for an accounting of all the children in the city who received the controversial dengue vaccine Dengvaxia after one child who got…

DOH monitors over 150K kids in Cebu given dengue vaccine

Futch Anthony Inso 12/04/2017

Over 150,000 children in Cebu were given the controversial dengue vaccine or the Dengvaxia; which was recently withdrawn by the Department of Health following a statement from its manufacturer, Sanofi Pasteur, that it could lead to “severe…

Children’s Games attracts 1,900 kids

Glendale G. Rosal 11/21/2017

A TOTAL of 1,900 children mostly from the highland barangays of Cebu City had a fun-filled day at the Cebu City Sports Center (CCSC) after taking part in the culmination of Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Visayas’ Children’s…

A festival meant for children

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 11/19/2017

She had no qualms about sitting on the floor with an army of children surrounding her. With a book on her lap and a wireless microphone on her right hand, Binibining Cebu Tourism 2017 Samantha Ashley Lo…

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