Milk Code bans donation to Taal Evacuation Centers

Department of Health bans donation of breastmilk substitute during disasters accordance Executive Order 51 or the Philippine Milk Code and DOH Administrative Order 2007-0017 (Guidelines on the Acceptance and Processing of Local and Foreign Donations During Emergency and Disaster Situations). Philippine Milk Code (Executive Order 51) "prohibits donations of infant formula, breastmilk substitutes, feeding bottles,…

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Forum on Vaccination and its Public Health Impact

Giving vaccination to kids been a controversy with the temporarily suspension a dengue vaccination program after French drug based vaccine maker Sanofi Pasteur made a statement that its product poses higher risks to people without prior dengue infection. Philippine Medical Association and its Physician-members gathered in a forum aimed at restoring Filipinos' trust and confidence…

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