‘Nudging’, defined as altering the environmental context in which a decision is made or a certain behavior is enacted, has shown promising results in several health promotion strategies. Read on to learn how the nudging technique can increase vaccine confidence.
Dog Population and Vaccination: Finding the Right Ratio to Achieve Rabies-Free Philippines
Dogs transmit 99% of cases of recorded human rabies deaths. It is estimated that 59,000 human deaths occur annually worldwide due to rabies. The annual average of deaths due to rabies in the country is 231, putting us behind in the goal of achieving a Rabies-free Philippines by 2022. According to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), continue reading : Dog Population and Vaccination: Finding the Right Ratio to Achieve Rabies-Free Philippines
PRESS RELEASE: RITM appeals to mainstream media for help in educating public and clarifying misconceptions against clinical researches
March 9, 2018 | Manila, Philippines — RITM, in partnership with the Siyasik PH team, conducted SalinSiyensiya, a media engagement activity with the aims of shedding light on the science behind the conduct of clinical trials to prevent further misunderstandings and spread of misinformation to the public. The development of any new drug or vaccine continue reading : PRESS RELEASE: RITM appeals to mainstream media for help in educating public and clarifying misconceptions against clinical researches