Lepto cases on the rise in Cebu, Central Visayas

Rosalie O. Abatayo 07/10/2018

AS THE rainy season continues, the health department warned the public against wading in floodwater to avoid contracting leptospirosis, a disease caused by bacteria from rat waste. At least eight persons died out of the 50 reported…

No lepto outbreak in Cebu

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 07/08/2018

There are no signs indicating an outbreak of the water-borne disease called leptospirosis in Cebu, the Provincial Health Office said yesterday. Provincial Epidemiological Surveillance Officer Cyril Kay Pangatungan of the PHO said they only recorded one case…

No lepto outbreak in Cebu, says Provincial Health Office

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 07/08/2018

Despite the outbreak of leptospirosis in Metro Manila, Provincial Health Office (PHO) assured the public that there is no epidemic in Cebu province. Provincial Epidemiological Surveillance Officer Cyril Kay Pangatungan of PHO said they only recorded one…

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