Saturday, December 29, 2012

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Saturday, Dec 29, 2012 06:06 AM EST
FOI in 2013? Palace still on wait-see mode
Sat, 29 Dec, 2012 03:03 AM PST
MANILA, Philippines â€" 2012 is the year of the Reproductive Health and sin tax reform laws. Will 2013 be the year of the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act? Malacañang remained non-committal on whether it will prioritize the passage of the FOI bill next year after the enactment of the two controversial ...
RH and elections: Pols knew there’s no Catholic vote
Sat, 29 Dec, 2012 03:03 AM PST
MANILA, Philippines â€" Before the historic vote on the Reproductive Health (RH) bill in December, the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) was confident they had the numbers to defeat the measure. The CBCP had delayed the bill in the House of Representatives for 15 years. What was another 5 ...
Missing hospital patient is found
Sat, 29 Dec, 2012 03:03 AM PST
One of two patients at a hospital's secure mental health unit who went missing while on a day trip is found safe and well.
LETTER: No easy or simple answers in prevention of crimes
Sat, 29 Dec, 2012 03:00 AM PST
The quote 'We don't screen children for mental health conditions for example, when early treatment is almost always effective.
Lawmaker hopes Aquino signs ‘kasambahay’ bill soon
Sat, 29 Dec, 2012 02:59 AM PST
WITH the controversial reproductive health (RH) bill swiftly acted upon by President Benigno Aquino III, a member of Congress appealed to him to do the same on the proposed law expected to benefit at least 2.9 million household service workers in the country.
DOH declares readiness for New Year revelry
Sat, 29 Dec, 2012 02:59 AM PST
TWO days before the skies light up welcoming 2013, the Department of Health (DOH) has declared its readiness to handle the expected influx of individuals injured from firecrackers and fireworks.
Budget struggle raising anxiety for health care
Sat, 29 Dec, 2012 02:59 AM PST
Confused about the federal budget struggle? So are doctors, hospital administrators and other medical professionals who serve the 100 million Americans covered by Medicare and Medicaid.
RH bill now a law, Palace confirms
Sat, 29 Dec, 2012 02:54 AM PST
MANILA (2nd Update, 4:04 p.m.) -- Malacanang confirmed Saturday that President Benigno Aquino III had signed into law Republic Act (RA) 10354 or the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of 2012. In a statement, deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said the President signed the new reproductive health law last December 21.
Suicide-prevention funds ‘used to cover health budget overruns’
Sat, 29 Dec, 2012 02:52 AM PST
It has emerged that money that had been ear-marked for suicide prevention and mental health services this year was used to cover overruns in other parts of the health service.
MP's praise for health workers
Sat, 29 Dec, 2012 02:46 AM PST
STAFF and supporters of Tavistock Hospital's Chemotherapy Outreach services met with the MP for West Devon and Torridge, Geoffrey Cox, recently.

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