Philippines now bird flu-free, says DA

MANILA, Jan 19 (Mabuhay) — The Philippines is free of the Avian Influenza (AI) or bird flu, the Department of Agriculture (DA) said Tuesday. In a statement, the DA said the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) declared that as of January 8, 2021, the country is now...

Stay alert vs. avian flu, Pinoys in HK told

MANILA (Mabuhay) – While Hong Kong may have lowered the alert level on avian influenza, Filipinos there were reminded to stay vigilant and maintain good hygiene to avoid getting the disease. The reminder came from the Philippine consulate general in Hong Kong, which said the...