Category: Health

  • The Princess of Chico River

    UN representative baptized as princess of Bontoc’s Chico River GMA Network BONTOC, Mountain Province – Suneeta Mukherjee, the representative of the United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) in the Philippines, was baptized as “wagchas” or the “Princess of Chico River” by local government officials in an elaborate ceremony here.

  • That Cull Chicken

    Who would have thought that this harmless looking chicken can be hazardous to our health.

  • Beware the Mosquito

    Particularly the dengue-carrying ones and especially in places identified by the Department of Health as high risk areas. From the Manila Bulletin: 34 dengue-risk areas identified in Cordillera By Dexter A. See BAGUIO CITY — The Cordillera office here of the Department of Health (DoH) has identified 34 dengue-risk areas in the region. It was […]

  • All About Chicken

    If the Department of Agriculture (DA) is correct, we may soon be singing “Bye Bye Baby” to the native chicken. According to this report, “native chickens in the Cordillera, Philippines, are disappearing quickly. The region’s Department of Agriculture is concerned that the breed may soon become extinct.” So who’s to blame for the native chicken […]