Did you know: Leptospirosis cases in PH
There were 2,471 leptospirosis cases reported nationwide from January 1 to August 18 this year, or around 62.35 percent higher than the 1,522 reported cases during the same period in 2011, according to data from the Department of Health. Of the total, 225 cases were from the National Capital Region.—Schatzi Quodala, Inquirer Research
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