Local News

Iloilo City Moves to Contain ASF

Iloilo City Moves to Contain ASF: Iloilo City Government has put in place quarantine measures within the 500-meter radius of its first-recorded African Swine Fever (ASF) case in Zone 5, Brgy. Tacas in Jaro district. Mayor Jerry P. Treňas received the report from the Department of Agriculture that out of 17 samples, one tested positive… Continue reading Iloilo City Moves to Contain ASF

Local News

Medicus Cancer Institute Ambulatory Surgical Clinic Launched

The Medicus Cancer Institute, nestled along Donato Pison Avenue in San Rafael Mandurriao, takes pride in introducing the first and only linear accelerator cancer treatment facility in Western Visayas. In line with this, the institute recently inaugurated its ambulatory surgical clinic last July 31, Sunday. The blessing and inauguration were attended by stakeholders and dignitaries… Continue reading Medicus Cancer Institute Ambulatory Surgical Clinic Launched

World News

What is Monkey Pox?

What is Monkey Pox? The World Health Organization declares ‘monkey pox’ as a global health emergency following an upsurge in cases worldwide. As of date, more than 16,000 cases have been reported from 75 countries according to Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director General. “Under the International Health Regulations, I am required to consider five elements… Continue reading What is Monkey Pox?

Local News

The Medical City Iloilo: Two Milestones in One Day

The Medical City Iloilo: Two Milestones in One Day. The Medical City (TMC) Iloilo achieved two milestones in just one day on June 14 as two firsts happened in the hospital’s Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory – Western Visayas’ first Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR), and the Philippines’ first Subdural Hemorrhage Embolization. Performed by Dr. Rowena Ona,… Continue reading The Medical City Iloilo: Two Milestones in One Day

Local News

9 and Beyond Iloilo Reopens, Launches 9:04 Cafe

9 and Beyond Iloilo Reopens: 9 and Beyond, Iloilo's first mother and child center and now a pioneering parenting center, is now open to the public once again. The Iloilo based center is now located on the 2/F of Ana Ros Building, along Simeon Ledesma Street in Jaro, Ilolio City. May 26 marks the rebirth… Continue reading 9 and Beyond Iloilo Reopens, Launches 9:04 Cafe

Local News

Iloilo City Clinical Lab to Offer Free Services

Iloilo City Clinical Lab to Offer Free Services. The current Uswag Iloilo City Molecular Laboratory in Brgy. San Pedro, Molo will be converted into a clinical laboratory with the soon-to-be completion of the main facility in the area. “As much as possible, we would like to make the lab works available for free for city… Continue reading Iloilo City Clinical Lab to Offer Free Services

National News

Sun Life Bolsters Initiatives to Fight Diabetes

Sun Life Bolsters Initiatives to Fight Diabetes. As the Filipino’s partner in health, Sun Life Philippines (Sun Life) is ramping up its fight against diabetes with the launch of initiatives that promote diabetes awareness and prevention through a healthier lifestyle. The efforts kick off with the launch of the 'Diabetes Corner'. These will be integrated… Continue reading Sun Life Bolsters Initiatives to Fight Diabetes

National News

Berocca Performance: Spark the Energy!

Berocca Performance: Spark the Energy! Let 2022 be the year you bounce back, find your focus and push the pace! As we continue to stay productive and power through the humdrum of our hybrid work schedules, we’re also finding ways to address the inevitable burnouts and daily energy gaps. Sometimes all it takes to relieve… Continue reading Berocca Performance: Spark the Energy!

Local News

The Medical City Iloilo Launches Health is Essential, Do Not Delay

The Medical City Iloilo Launches Health is Essential, Do Not Delay: To highlight the importance of health and not delaying healthcare services during this time of the pandemic, The Medical City (TMC) Iloilo recently launched the “Health is Essential, Do Not Delay” campaign. Aimed at making the public understanding the benefit of having early consultation… Continue reading The Medical City Iloilo Launches Health is Essential, Do Not Delay

National News

OMRON BP Monitor Now Available in Mercury Drug Store Nationwide

Mercury Drug Store: Latest OMRON HEM 7156-A model now available in the country’s leading drugstore. OMRON Healthcare, a global leader in the field of clinically proven, innovative medical equipment, announces that its blood pressure monitoring (BPM) devices will now be available at Mercury Drug, the leading drugstore in the country. The latest OMRON HEM 7156-A… Continue reading OMRON BP Monitor Now Available in Mercury Drug Store Nationwide