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No New COVID-19 Case in Baguio for 8 Days An update posted by the Public Information Office – City of Baguio Official Facebook page just yesterday, April 5, 2020, the total number of confirmed cases within the city has increased a number – from the previously recorded cases which were thirteen (13), the monitor now […]

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Crime volume in Baguio City drops by Seventy Three percent (73%) on the first two weeks of implementation of the Luzon-wide Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) compared to the previous crime volume recorded by the city police force during the same period last year. This has been reported by the Baguio City Police Office (BCPO) on […]

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Cabinet Secretary Karlos Nograles announced today that the Philippines has now a total of 8 health facilities that are capable of conducting COVID-19 tests.  Included in the list of testing centers for COVID-19 is Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BGMC) in Baguio City.  Yesterday, BGMC doctors and staff members shared a wonderful announcement for […]

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The COVID-19 testing kit developed by scientists from the University of the Philippines (UP) is finally ready for mass production and usage after completing its field validation last Tuesday, April 1, 2020. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is expected to issue a Certificate of Product Registration (CPR) for GenAmplify™ Corona Virus 2019 (COVID-19) rRT […]

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The number of worldwide COVID-19 cases might have indeed escalated over the past few weeks, but for some of the countries or regions which have implemented confinement measures such as Italy, the spread of the virus has somehow slowed down. This could somehow show that confinement measures such as the implementation of quarantine actually bear […]

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The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is working on two clinical studies to look for the possible benefits of Virgin Coconut Oil (VCO) that could help treat the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).  Two Arms of the VCO Research DOST Secretary Fortunato de la Peña said that the VCO research will have two arms which are […]

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Shenzen has become the first city in China to ban eating cat and dog meat after the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. As announced by its local government, under their new policy, it will be an illegal act to eat animals that are considered pets. Policy: “the consensus of all human civilization” Initially, the municipal government […]

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In the latest data provided by the Baguio City Health Office, through City Health Officer Dra. Rowena Galpo, the City of Baguio has had NO new cases of positive COVID-19 patients for the past 5 days. According to Dra. Galpo, she hopes that this is already a sign that we are flattening the curve in […]

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Know how to play musical instruments? Know how to do some magic tricks? Know how to cook like a pro? No, no, and no? Well, if you are affected by the community quarantine,  now you have time to turn those bunch of nos into yeses. And after the quarantine, you’ll come out of your home […]

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 29 Websites and Apps Where You Can Download or Read Free Ebooks Reading books can make you learn something new or perhaps tickle your imagination. Want to read books and escape reality from time to time during the Enhanced Community Quarantine, but don’t have resources at home or at your dorm? It’s alright, there’s no […]

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