Category Archives: Health

Sorsogon Health Center gets upgrade from BDO Foundation

SORSOGON City residents now have a newly refurbished health center thanks to the rehabilitation of Sorsogon West District Health Office courtesy of BDO Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of BDO Unibank. Located in Tugos, Sorsogon City, the rehabilitated structure … Continue reading

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Sorsogon Provincial Hospital Upgrade to Cost P108 million

SORSOGON CITY—The Dr. Fernando B. Duran Sr. Memorial Hospital in Sorsogon province faces a P108-million upgrade to provide patients with comfortable accommodations and better health services at par with the services offered by private hospitals in the province, Dr. Edgar … Continue reading

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Orosipon: Sordoc (SMMC) Hospital of Barangay Pangpang

When the author grew up in the former town of Sorsogon, as far as he can remember, there were only three (hospitals) – Sorsogon Provincial Hospital (originally located at the current Sorsogon Museum), Sts. Peter and Paul Hospital (or Pepau … Continue reading

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Cholera Epidemic Hits Bicol Region

By JENNY F. MANONGDO July 16, 2012 The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Department of Health (DOH) are assessing the appropriate measures to contain the outbreak of cholera in the province of Catanduanes after more than 2,000 have already … Continue reading

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From leprosarium, a community life

By Juan Escandor Jr. Philippine Daily Inquirer 9:47 pm | Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 CABUSAO, Camarines Sur–Maria Dichoso Rull, 83, has nothing more to ask in life; she is contented living inside a hospital ward and her children never fail … Continue reading

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Calisthenics at the Bay

The video was taken on February while the author was jogging in Rimpeolas.  

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Sorsogon gearing for economic high this 2012

By Irma A. Guhit Monday 6th of February 2012 SORSOGON CITY, Feb. 6 (PIA) — There’s a fresh wind blowing across Sorsogon, and it is envigorating everyone. There are new changes and improvements in the landscape that have been observed … Continue reading

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