COVID pandemic triggers more mental health cases

THE coronavirus pandemic has aggravated the condition of those suffering from mental health issues. This was gleaned from those who seek consultation at the Philippine Mental Health Association (PMHA) Pangasinan chapter in Dagupan City Dr. Michael Romero, PMHA–Pangasinan chapter executive manager, said more young and old clients have been coming for consultations, needing professional help. […]

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1,662 ‘waitlisted’ beneficiaries get their SAP cash aid

SOME 9,000 “waitlisted” households in Region 1 receive cash aid from Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), among them 1,662 in Pangasinan. The DSWD Region 1 has reported that 9,190 out of the 49,803 waitlisted beneficiaries have received assistance under the second wave of the government’s social amelioration program (SAP). DSWD Region 1 spokesperson […]

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Capitol distributes anti-rabies vaccines

THE provincial government distributed anti-rabies vaccines to 14 municipalities and cities in Pangasinan with rabies positive cases last Moday. Provincial Veterinarian OIC Jovito Tabajeros said sets of 100 vaccines were sent to Infanta, Alaminos City, Sual, Mangatarem, Basista, Urbiztondo, Lingayen, Sta. Barbara, San Carlos City, Mangaldan, Manaoag, Urdaneta City, Villasis and San Manuel. As of June […]

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