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Sunday, September 23, 2018

Health & Fitness

Hope for children with cancer

I was reading a magazine some years ago and I came across a quotable quote, which said: “To provide them with brighter future, give...

Is brown rice better than white rice for weight loss?

Carbohydrates have suffered a bad rap. Often pointed to as the macronutrient responsible for making people fat, Filipino weight watchers have resorted to cutting...

Keeping up with the ‘Run with me’ pace

By Jami Ledesma In 2014 Resorts World Manila’s (RWM) very first CSR-inspired charity race was born via an employee-initiated 5K fun run. Limited to RWM executives...

Testicular cancer: discover it yourself, man! 

Prostate cancer may be the most known type of cancer among men when it comes to reproductive health. But what most men don’t know is that several types...

Exercise is medicine

By Prof. Hercules Callanta | MSPE The incidence of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs)  worldwide, such as cardiovascular diseases, cancer, respiratory diseases and diabetes continues to rise...

Championing Mother Care Since 1948

THE Delgado Clinic was founded on August 1, 1948, by Dr. Jesus C. Delgado, a pioneering medical board examinations Topnotcher from University of Santo Tomas,...

FDMMC unveils Legacy Wall

Since it started to manage the operations of Fe del Mundo Medical Center (FDMMC) in 2013, Mount Grace Hospitals Inc. has committed to honor...

PCHRD taps DLSHSI in multimillion TB study

De La Salle Health Sciences Institute’s (DLSHSI) Angelo King Medical Research Center has once again been tapped by the Philippine Council for Health Research...

Heart Mate Kitchen Season 2’ Returns with Heart-Healthy Recipes

CELEBRITY Chef Donita Rose takes over the prime time once more as the Heart Mate Kitchen's Season 2 Cooking Capsules go on air in...

Why light at night is bad for your health

IN the beginning, God created day and night.  Genesis 1:3-5 recorded: “God said, ‘Let there be light,’ and there was light.  God saw that the...

International Academy of Medical Specialists Inc. Says #NoToFakeNews RECENTLY the International Academy...

  RECENTLY the International Academy of Medical Specialists Inc. (IAMS) held its first Summit on Health, Education and Environment at the Novotel Manila in Araneta Center,...

Stay Fit and Prevent Cancer: The Easy Way of Increasing Alkalinity...

IS your diet “acidic” or “alkaline”? These words tend to be thrown around quite heavily in the health industry. Simply put, the acidity or alkalinity of...

Reality bites: Rabies also happens on rainy days

RAINY days are now upon us. ’Tis the season that puts umbrella and raincoats to good use anew after quite some time they were...

Anaphylactic Shock: A life-threatening reaction

‘A dream family vacation in island paradise Caramoan turned into a nightmare for the Trimarchi family after their seven-year-old daughter died from a jellyfish...

Common infections and diseases we can catch at the gym

A large part of why we go to the gym is to keep our health in check. We want to improve our quality of...

Quality, affordable hearing aids launched

Blindness separates man from things but deafness separates man from people. This is according to Helen Keller, the famous American educator, activist, journalist and...

DOH beefs up campaign vs HIV

The Department of Health (DOH) has launched a new campaign aimed at helping reduce the numberof new human immunodeficiency virus cases in the country...

Champion gymnast conquers the musical stage

There are countless benefits to being fit and healthy. Not only does it give one the strength and energy to do much more than...

Lift to grow, not for show

THE temptation to lift the heaviest possible weight is greatest when you hit the gym with your ego in tow and wish to impress those...

Colon Cancer Afflicts Filipinos, Too!

WHAT do these famous people have in common: President Corazon C. Aquino, entertainer Steve Allen, former evangelist Tammy Faye Bakker, poet Donald Hall, American President...