1.5-M Pinoy fully vaccinated vs COVID-19, total doses injected almost 6-M: DOH

MANILA-As many as 1,544,332 Filipinos have been “fully vaccinated” or have received two doses of coronavirus vaccine (COVID-19). According to the latest report by the Department of Health (DOH), this is from a total of 5,965,651 doses of the vaccine that the government has injected since March 1. A total of 4,421,319 individuals were given…

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South African Variant

‘More contagious’ South African variant of COVID-19 virus, also recorded in PH: DOH

MANILA – There are also cases of the so-called more contagious B.1.351 (South African) variant of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in the Philippines.   This was confirmed by the Department of Health (DOH) after the results of the eighth batch of samples that underwent whole genome sequencing came out. According to the agency, six cases have…

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