Dr. Dalmacion’s Rejoinder to the UP Manila statement Re: Safety of Covid-19 Vaccines

Godofreda V. Dalmacion MD, epidemiologist, Retired Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, University of the Philippines Manila (published with her permission) Apologies to my former colleagues at the Dept. of Pharmacology and Toxicology but in the interest of fairness and truth – I really have to react to your very bold statement that theContinue reading “Dr. Dalmacion’s Rejoinder to the UP Manila statement Re: Safety of Covid-19 Vaccines”

On the Safety of Covid-19 Vaccines: Dr. Quijano’s Rejoinder to the DOH and UP Manila Statements

The DOH and UP Manila statements castigate me and other health professionals for questioning the safety of the Covid-19 vaccines, accused of spreading false information and of being irresponsible. This was obviously a panicky reaction to the DZRH radio interview last Tuesday, August 10 wherein I was asked if I was vaccinated, to which IContinue reading “On the Safety of Covid-19 Vaccines: Dr. Quijano’s Rejoinder to the DOH and UP Manila Statements”

Endosulfan Ban in the Philippines and Hoechst’s Lawsuit

Dr. Romeo Quijano’s account of the defamation suit filed against him in 1993 by multinational firm Hoechst (now Bayer) regarding remarks that endosulfan (now a banned pesticide) causes cancer In 1990, endosulfan was noticed to have become the most frequent cause of death among pesticide related poisoning cases in the Philippines. It’s manufacturer Hoechst (nowContinue reading “Endosulfan Ban in the Philippines and Hoechst’s Lawsuit”

Harassment and Lawsuit: Banana Plantation vs. Dr. Quijano

A report on impact of pesticide use by Lapanday Agricultural Development Corporation (LADECO) on a nearby village, Kamukhaan, Digos, Davao del Sur was first made public in the article “Poisoned Lives,” published in the Philippine Post last March 6, 2000. This earned its authors, Dr. Romeo Quijano, and his daughter, Ilang-Ilang, as well as theContinue reading “Harassment and Lawsuit: Banana Plantation vs. Dr. Quijano”