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birth control

Top 11 Surprising Birth Control Facts

Health professionals agree that many forms of birth control such as oral contraceptives, intrauterine devices (IUDs), as well as skin patches would be the safest and most effective method to lessen the chance of unintentional pregnancies. Women ought to learn [...]

February 16, 2017 Health

Cigar makers told to also put graphic health warnings

It’s not just Cigarette makers; even cigar makers were reminded by an anti-smoking group to comply with the impending implementation of the graphic health warning (GWH) Law. “Cigarette makers are also sternly reminded to follow the existing GHW Law as [...]

October 23, 2016 Business, Health, Lifestyle, News, What The Papers Say
fitness goals

Fitness buffs must have these hot Gadgets

To help achieve one’s fitness goals and to further enhance the experience, wouldn’t it be better if we get a bit of help from technology?  At present, there are a lot of available tech gadgets that can help focus on [...]

September 14, 2016 Health, Lifestyle, Technology, What The Papers Say
meditation

Meditation Is Your Way To Health, Success And Happiness

Oprah Winfrey, Paul McCartney, Michael Jordan and Lebron James have all incredibly successful, hard-working, and geniuses in their field, but many people don’t know that they all practice meditation. Oprah said that meditation has made her “1,000 times better.” Michael Jordan [...]

September 1, 2016 Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle, What The Papers Say
undernutrition

Malnutrition Causes of PH Economy loses P328B A Year

Save the Children revealed that the Philippine economy is losing at least P328 billion a year due to the impact of childhood stunting in form of undernutrition on workforce productivity and education according to its newly released report. Stunting is the [...]

August 30, 2016 Headlines, Health, News, What The Papers Say
Zika Virus Infections

Alert For Zika Virus On Infected Passengers

The Department of Health (DOH) is now closely monitoring the country’s ports of entry after Singapore reported an increase in Zika Virus Infections. Health Secretary Paulyn Jean Ubial announced to be alert on the said virus. “We are still doing [...]

August 30, 2016 Headlines, Health, News, Trending News, What The Papers Say
Bagong kaso ng Zika, naitala sa Florida

Bagong kaso ng Zika, naitala sa Florida

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August 22, 2016 Health
Boracay

‘Promising’ cancer-curing microbes found at Gigantes Islands

cancer-curing microbes – An Ilonggo scientist is hoping that marine sediments of Gigantes Islands in Carles, Iloilo contain at least one microorganism that could cure illnesses like cancer. Dr. Doralyn Dalisay, a Balik Scientist awardee of the Department of Science [...]

August 1, 2016 Health
Stan Larkin

Man lives 555 days without a heart

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June 11, 2016 Health, News, Trending News

Man Trying To Look Like A Ken Doll In Critical Condition

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April 21, 2016 Health, News, Videos