Talisay LGU to start administering vaccine vs. Covid-19 to minors aged 12-17 on Nov. 3

THE Talisay City Government in southern Cebu will start vaccinating 2,697 minors aged 12 to 17 against Covid-19 on Wednesday, November 3, 2021. Talisay City Mayor Gerald Anthony “Samsam” Gullas Jr. announced on his Facebook page that starting Wednesday, their vaccination of the children will be held at the city’s three vaccination centers, and at […]

Former Health chief questions holding pilot vaccination of minors in hospitals 

A HOUSE lawmaker and a former Health secretary on Tuesday questioned the government on their decision to hold the pilot rollout of COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) vaccines to minors in hospitals.   House Senior Deputy Minority Leader and Iloilo Rep. Janette L. Garin said such an arrangement was made “without any regard to science.”   “While I understand the need for precautions, common sense would dictate that […]