Tuesday, June 15, 2021


MGCQ status remains over Bacolod City as Capitol tightens measures over movement

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - National leaders have maintained the less strict Modified General Community Quarantine status over this urban capital of more than half a million people as Capitol tightened measures over movement in the province.


Sen. Bong Go assures poor and indigent patients of convenient access to medical assistance

In line with the Duterte Administration’s commitment to improving access to healthcare and the general well-being of the nation, Senator Christopher “Bong” Go personally attended the launch of the country’s 118th Malasakit Center at the Bukidnon Provincial Hospital in Maramag, Bukidnon on Wednesday, June 9.


How to Register in Bacolod BaCTraC in 5 easy steps

The Bacolod Bactrac is a web-based contact tracing system mobile-based app developed for efficient contact tracing of confirmed COVID-19 patients in the city and, consequently, allows the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Task Force to easily locate people suspected of having contact with COVID-19 patients.


Ivermectin: Anti-parasite but is it a cure for COVID 19?

Ivermectin is a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved anti parasitic drug. Review journal, "Trends in Parasitology" describes its mechanism of action as interfering with nerve and muscle function of invertebrate parasites (like insects and worms) by binding and blocking ion channels that play a role in the physiological processes of these muscle cell’s movements.


Phishing Attacks Making Waves

Phishing can affect practically anyone and scammers are making the most out of it online, getting more sophisticated on how to use technology to expand their reach.


Provincial athletics meet kicks off

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Negros Occidental Gov. Eugenio Lacson called on thousands of student athletes here to never leave behind their education as Mayor Evelio Leonardia urged them to be inspired by the performance of the country in the Southeast Asian Games.