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Food security ken nutrition program idiay Kalinga

BAGUIO CITY — Ti Ag-agama Western Uma ket maysa kadagiti tallo (3) a barangay a mangbukbukel iti Tribu ti Uma iti munisipyo ti Lubuagan, Kalinga. 87 a bubong/pamilya idi panawen a simrek ti Montanyosa Relief and Rehabilitation Services (MRRS) idi ken Cordillera Disaster Response and Development Services (CorDis-RDS) itatta ken nagbalin a 99 a bubong/pamilya iti agdama.

Dengue cases in CAR drop by 73%

BAGUIO CITY — The number of Dengue fever cases in Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) from January 1 to September 30, 2017 has decreased by 73 percent, compared to the same period last year.

Golden Rice, tutulan

GAMU, Isabela — Nagtipon ang iba’t-ibang organisasyong magsasaka sa Isabela at siyentista mula sa Magsasaka at Siyentipiko para sa Pag-unlad ng agrikultura (Masipag) upang pag-usapan ang bantang field testing sa 200 ektarya ng kontrobersyal na binhi na Golden Rice sa San Mateo, probinsya ng Isabela.

Benguet farms can be affected by bird flu

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet — Benguet Governor Crescencio Pacalso said that the bird flu infection in Pampanga has slightly affected the Benguet farmers because it is the main source of the supply of chicken dung which vegetable farmers here need as organic fertilizer for their vegetable gardens.

Journos, patients ask free dialysis

BAGUIO CITY — Baguio City journalists and patients needing hemodialysis launched a signature campaign to petition government to make the treatment available and free, especially to the poor.

PLCPD urges prioritizing RH over drug purge

BAGUIO CITY — Officials of the Philippine Legislators’ Committee on Population and Development (PLCPD) called on President Duterte to prioritize the reproductive health situation over war on drugs.

Kastan facilitates medical mission in Abra

BANGUED, Abra — Kakailian Salakniban Tay Amin a Nagtaudan-Cordillera People’s Alliance Abra (Kastan CPA-Abra) and the Community Health Education Services and Training in the Cordillera Region (Chestcore) conducted a medical mission in the municipality of San Juan, in this province.

Medical Mission (San Juan, Abra)

HEALTH FOR THE PEOPLE. Community Health Education Services Training in the Cordillera Region (Chestcore), Medical Outreach Missions Foundation, Inc (MOMFI), and Luke Foundation through Kakailyan Salakniban Tay Amin a Nagtaudan (KASTAN) in partnership with the Local Government of San Juan, Abra consulted atleast 420 residents of Baranggay Nangobongan, Culiong, and Abualan San Juan Abra during the Medical Mission last July 21-23,2016.

Typhoid hits Tinglayan barangay in Kalinga

BUSCALAN, Tinglayan, Kalinga — Since the first week of July several farmers from here were rushed to the Bontoc General Hospital for treatment due to Typhoid fever.

Baguio needs more blood

BAGUIO CITY — Officials from the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BGHMC) says Baguio blood banks need more supply, and they call for more blood drives to increase supply in various blood banks in the region.