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Garin, Sanofi, Zuellig Pharma, 32 others charged over child deaths

Charges of reckless imprudence resulting in homicide and torture were filed before the Department of Justice yesterday against former Health secretary Janette Loreto Garin, MD, drug manufacturer Sanofi Pasteur, drug distributor Zuellig Pharma Corporation, and 32 others over the death [...]

April 6, 2018 Health

Careful sa mga toxic brand products na binibenta ngayon

Nagbabala ang Food and Drug Administration (FDA) laban sa pagbili at paggamit ng 110 na cosmetic at toiletries kasama na ang ilang produkto ng mga sikat na brand na Bench, Dove, Olay, Watsons, Kylie at Mac. Kabilang sa 110 na produktong sakop ng babala ang mga sumusunod: Watsons’ White­ning Body Lotion Licorice [...]

February 26, 2018 Health

Betel Pepper: Sagot sa inyong mga karamdaman

Betel Pepper o Buyo ay isang sagot sa malalalang karamdaman lalo na ngayon sobrang mahal ng gamot.. nasa bakuran mo lang pala ang soulusyon. ipakalat para maraming makabasa. Ayon sa masusing pag-aaral ni Dr. Luther Daguimal na Ang Betel Pepper [...]

February 23, 2018 Health

Sanofi declines anew DOH’s request for refund of unused Dengvaxia

Dengvaxia maker Sanofi Pasteur said it had again turned down the Department of Health's (DOH) request to refund the Philippine government for the used doses of the controversial dengue vaccine. Sanofi Pasteur said it formally turned down the DOH's request [...]

February 19, 2018 Health

‘Wag condom, ‘di masarap’: Duterte, hinikayat ang mga Pinoy na gumamit ng pills

Hinikayat ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte ang mga Pilipino na gumamit ng libreng contraceptive pills mula sa gobyerno. “May pills libre. ‘Wag ‘yang condom kasi hindi masarap ‘yang condom. Hindi, totoo. Hindi ako nagpapatawa,” sabi ng Pangulo nitong Martes sa isang [...]

February 14, 2018 Health

Maggots are hiding in lots of your favorite foods — and it’s perfectly legal

A Wawa customer in New Jersey on Tuesday claimed that he found two live maggots — the larval stage of flies and other related insects — crawling in his hoagie. While this could be an extreme case (Wawa said it was “highly unlikely and [...]

January 23, 2018 Health

THIS CANNABIS-INFUSED WINE WILL GET YOU HIGH, WON’T GET YOU HUNGOVER

CANNABIS-INFUSED WINE – Non-alcoholic wine is no fun. It's just grape juice. But what if you replace the alcohol with cannabis? Now we're cookin'!   And that's just what Rebel Coast winery in California decided to do.   Rebel Coast is [...]

December 28, 2017 Health

JV naniniwalang di dapat isisi kay Aquino ang pagbili ng dengvaxia

Naniniwala si Senate Committee on Health and Demography chair JV Ejercito na maaaring in good faith o maganda ang layunin ni dating pangulong Benigno Aquino III nang nagdesisyon ito na bumili ng mga dengue vaccine na nagkakahalaga ng P3.5 billion. [...]

December 15, 2017 Health

14,000 pulis naturukan ng Dengvaxia

14,000 pulis naturukan ng Dengvaxia: Inutos ni National Police chief Dir. Gen. Ronald dela Rosa ang pag-monitor sa 14,000 pulis na naturukan ng kontrobersyal na Dengvaxia anti-dengue vaccine. Nabakunahan ng Dengvaxia ang unang batch ng mga pulis noong Setyembre habang [...]

December 14, 2017 Health

Walang anomalya sa Dengvaxia—Noy

IGINIIT ni dating Pangulong Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III na walang katiwalian sa pinasok na deal ng kanyang gobyerno sa Sanofi Pasteur, ang manufacturer ng anti-dengue vaccine na Dengvaxia. Sa ikalawang yugto ng pagdinig ng Senado kaugnay sa umano’y anomalya dengue [...]

December 14, 2017 Health