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Posts Tagged ‘Health Secretary Francisco Duque III’

DOH warns public against self-medication, antibiotic misuse

Posted on: November 22nd, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Health Secretary Francisco Duque III calls on the public anew to do away with the self-medication practice but to go to public health centers or private hospitals...

DOH, health advocates push for higher tax on cigarettes

Posted on: October 12th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) and several health advocates are calling on the  immediate passage of a measure that would increase the taxes on cigarettes. No less...

DOH warns hospital staff: Respect your patients or face charges

Posted on: August 17th, 2018 | No Comments
BULACAN, Philippines – Patient satisfaction is an important factor in assessing the quality of services a hospital provides. That is why Health Secretary Francisco Duque III cannot simply accept the...