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10 Important Facts About Human Rights in the Philippines

The Department of Labor and Employment reported that as of 2017 18 000 women and children work in dangerous small-scale gold mining operations in the Philippin The Department of Social Welfare and Development stated that 85 570 child laborers work in the agricultural sector in the Philippin...

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Join us for the 18th National Health Research Forum for Action NHRFA with the theme Realizing Universal Health Care Amidst Pandemic Register here bitly/18th-nhrfa Philippines 1003 Telephone No 632 8651-7800 DOH Call Center Telephone No 632 8651-7800 local 5003-5004...

Philippines Travel Advisory

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for the Philippines due to COVID-19 Philippines has resumed most transportation options including airport operations and re-opening of borders and business operations including day cares and schools...

Mental Health in the Philippines By the numbers

In the same NSO study 88 cases of mental health problems were reported for every 100 000 Filipinos According to the latest numbers from the new Philippine Health Information System on Mental Health PHIS-MH schizophrenia is the top mental health problem in the Philippines affecting 42 percent of the study cohort Most of them were male...

US Relations With the Philippines

Jan 21 2020 0183 32 More information about Philippines is available on the Philippines Page and from other Department of State publications and other sources listed at the end of this fact sheet US-PHILIPPINES RELATIONS The United States established diplomatic relations with the Philippines in 1946 US-Philippine relations are based on strong historical and cultural linkages and a shared commitment to...

Health Issues in Asia and the Pacific Asian Development Bank

Health is a human right and is essential to development Good health improves learning worker productivity and income As such health contributes to economic growth Asia is the fastest-growing and most dynamic region in the world but government spending on public health is low and is often not focused on those who need it most...

26 Health Effects of Smoking on Your Body

Feb 20 2019 0183 32 While smoking can increase your risk of a variety of problems over several years some of the bodily effects are immediate Learn more about the symptoms and overall effects of smoking on...

Philippine Statistics Authority Republic of the Philippines

2017 to 2019 Food Balance Sheets of the Philippin This report presents a comprehensive picture of the country s food supply during a specified reference period It gives an indication of the adequacy of food supply relative to the nutritional requirement of the population It is a useful tool in designing planning and assessment of polici...

Philippines suspends visa upon arrival for Chinese amid

Jan 28 2020 0183 32 Philippines suspends visa upon arrival for Chinese nationals amid coronavirus concerns Published Mon Jan 27 2020 11 23 PM EST Updated Mon Jan 27 2020 11 26 PM EST Eustance Huang EustanceHuang...

Irresponsible Mining Damages the Environment

The Philippines has an estimated 840 billion worth of untapped mineral resources according to the Mines and Geosciences Bureau of the Philippines which is responsible for giving permits to mining companies to do exploration of mining areas and to commence operation...

The World Health Organization s ranking of the world s

May 10 2019 0183 32 NOTE The World Health Organization s ranking of the world s health systems was last produced in 2000 and the WHO no longer produces such a...

Community Health Profiles

The New York City Community Health Profiles capture the health of 59 community districts across the city They contain over 50 measures of neighborhood health emphasizing that our health starts where we live work and play These reports highlight the disparities among neighborhoods and can be used by policymakers community groups health...

CDC Global Health

Feb 12 2018 0183 32 Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website...

Veterans Diseases Associated with Agent

Jun 03 2015 0183 32 VA assumes that certain diseases can be related to a Veteran s qualifying military service We call these presumptive diseas VA has recognized certain cancers and other health problems as presumptive diseases associated with exposure to Agent Orange or other herbicides during military service Veterans and their survivors may be eligible for benefits for these diseas...

Top 10 health agendas of the Philippines Philstar

Mar 13 2012 0183 32 For those who may not be aware of the major health issues facing the country I have made a quick overview of the challenges facing the government and the Department of Health...

Climate change and health Impacts and risks

Climate change affects human health in a variety of ways Extreme changes in the weather and environment can increase existing health problems as well as creating new on...

Philippines dengue epidemic declared after over 600 deaths

Aug 06 2019 0183 32 On Tuesday the Philippines declared a national dengue epidemic according to a release from its Department of Health There have been...

In Philippine slums heat hunger take a toll under

This is what a meal can look like in the slums around the Philippine capital Manila Under lockdown since March 16 many families have lost regular incomes and forced to survive on government aid...

The Philippines Facts and History

Nov 29 2018 0183 32 The Philippines is an incredibly diverse nation in terms of language religion ethnicity and also geography Ethnic and religious fault-lines that run through the country continue to produce a state of constant low-level civil war between north and south...

10 Shocking Facts About Healthcare in the Philippines

Jun 16 2017 0183 32 Healthcare in the Philippines does not meet the standard outlines by the World Health Organization in order to label a healthcare system well-functioning There are still many issues that the country has yet to overcome to achieve a high quality cost efficient healthcare system...

Philippines Suicide Rate 2000

Suicide mortality rate is the number of suicide deaths in a year per 100 000 population Crude suicide rate not age-adjusted Philippines suicide rate for 2016 was 320 a 0 increase from 2015 Philippines suicide rate for 2015 was 320 a 303 decline from 2010 Philippines suicide rate for 2010 was 330 a 2692 increase from 2005 Philippines suicide rate for 2005 was 260 a 4...

Poverty in the Philippines Causes Constraints and

Poverty and inequality in the Philippines remains a challenge In the past 4 decades the proportion of s living below the official poverty line has declined slowly and unevenly...

Social Inequality in the Philippines ChildFund

Jul 22 2013 0183 32 Persistent Problems According to the ASEAN Trade Union Council the Philippines has the highest rate of economic and social inequality in Southeast AsiaThis problem is not limited to personal wealth Land distribution educational and vocational opportunities and basic welfare programs are also affected by the growing disparity between the Philippines richest and poorest citizens...

Top 10 Fatal Diseases In The Philippines That You Need to Know

Apr 11 2017 0183 32 Diabetes Mellitus is the fourth most deadly disease in the Philippines accounting for over 57 000 deaths annually Health professionals predicted that the total number of people worldwide with diabetes would reach 320 million by 2025 but that number has already reached over 400 million...

Situation Analysis of Children in the Philippines

in the Philippines and to reduce stark disparities among children across different geographical areas and groups of the population Children and youth in the Philippines face huge challeng Despite rapid economic growth in recent years 314 per cent of children and a staggering 631 per cent of and boys in Mindanao live below the...

What Are Some Major Social Problems in the Philippines

Apr 09 2020 0183 32 Corruption poverty and human rights issues are three of the major social issues facing the Philippines in 2017 Corruption The country ranks 101 out of 176 countries on the 2017 Corruption Perceptions Index CPI which evaluated the countries corruption levels on a scale from 0 to 100...

Rural Health Concerns MedlinePlus

Dec 11 2020 0183 32 People in rural remote areas can face different health issues than people living in towns and cities such as even being able to get health care...

Department of Health website

DOH issues Press Release DOH Clarifies the Process in the Signing of Pfizer CDA In response to the alleged delays in the progress of the vaccine deal with Pfizer the Department of Health DOH maintains that it has acted with urgency and in accordance with the protocols of the governmentThe DOH stands clear that while the Department wants to expedite the process there are systems and...

Health Problems In Miningmunities

health problems in miningmunities allemeersch Dust from mining communities caused coal has become the most serious public health The main sources of Calcination Rotary Kiln For Bauxite Philippines Calcination Process Flow Diagram Philippines Calcination process flow diagram philippines 2013middot rotary kiln calcination plant china clay...

The Countless Ways Poverty Affects People s Health

Apr 20 2016 0183 32 The Countless Ways Poverty Affects People s Health Many gaps persist from lower birth weights to shorter life spans By Lisa Esposito Staff Writer April 20 2016...