July 9, 2020

Category: Health

Gov’t Position on LSI Travel Moratorium: ‘Public Health First’  

Media Release: CAMP AGUINALDO, Quezon City, June  30 — Following the moratorium on travel imposed on locally stranded individuals (LSIs) bound for Cebu province, as well as those returning to Regions VI, VIII and CARAGA, the government emphasized that the public’s health must be ensured if the country is to win the war on Covid-19. […]

Five Remarkable Health Benefits of Vitamin C

​Media Release: WHILE there is still no available vaccine yet for Covid-19, we need to continue looking after our physical and mental health to aid our immune system. To maintain a healthy lifestyle, we need to stay active and eat a well-balanced diet, says the World Health Organization (WHO). It also pays to take food […]

StaySafe.ph Wins More Adherents, Powers Koronadal City Response Center

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News “Koronadal needs to empower its people and protect them from Covid-19. The use of technology through the StaySafe.ph app will help us ensure that our constituents will be able to protect themselves from exposure to Covid-19.” — Mayor Atty. Eliordo Usero Ogena By […]

Hajj Still On; But None from Outside Saudi Arabia

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News By EDD K. USMAN (SDN) — GOOD NEWS AND BAD NEWS ON HAJJ 2020. The good news: Pilgrimage this year will be held despite the novel coronavirus pandemic. Here’s the bad news: ONLY Saudi citizens and other nationalities residing in the Kingdom of […]

PHL Embassy Starts Test for Coronavirus; 1st Batch, Negative

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News By EDD K. USMAN & DEEN MOHAMMAD MANILA/RIYADH, July 16 (SDN) — UNDER Ambassador Adnan Alonto, the Philippine Embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, has started Covid-19 tests for its its officials, staff, and employees. Good news, at least for the first batch of […]

DOST, Manila Doctors Hospital Exploring Melatonin versus Covid-19 Pneumonia

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN – Science, Digital & Current News By EDD K. USMAN (SDN) — SEARCHING for a cure against the novel coronavirus sweeping the world seems a quest with no conclusion. Well, hopefully, at least until 2021, when a vaccine is anticipated and hoped to be found. Scientists of Oxford University […]

Many POLO-Riyadh Staff Positive for Covid-19; Operation Suspended

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN – Science, Digital & Current News By EDD K. USMAN and DEEN MOHAMMAD RIYADH/MANILA, June 11 (SDN) — MANY employees of the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. Philippine Embassy Chief of Mission Ambassador Adnan Alonto confirmed this today, […]

Qatar Contributes US$160-Million in Global Battle versus Covid-19

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN – Science, Digital & Current News By EDD K. USMAN (SDN) — HIS HIGHNESS EMIR SHEIKH TAMIM Bin HAMAD AL-THANI has provided anew Qatar’s financial contribution of US$20 million in the global battle against Covid-19. The Emir announced the new amount on June 4 during the Global Vaccine Summit […]

Greenhills Mall: ‘No Face Mask, No Entry’

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN – Science, Digital & Current Affairs By EDD K. USMAN (SDN) — GREENHILLS Shopping Center is now a “No Face Mask, No Entry” zone. So, be informed that if you are planning to visit the popular shopping enclave in San Juan City, Metro Manila, better be wearing that piece […]

OFW Buendia, Jr., Covid-19 Positive, in Madinah, Pleads for His Life

Twitter: @edd1994, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs By EDD K. USMAN & DEEN MOHAMMAD MANILA/JEDDAH (SDN) — HELP! SOS! Mayday! An overseas Filipino worker (OFW), Celedonio Buendia, Jr., who said he is positive for Covid-19 is pleading for help for his life. He is supposed to be in or near […]