Author Archives: Medical Observer

DR Congo’s Insect Cuisine: Nutritious and Delicious

DR Congo’s Insect Cuisine: Nutritious and Delicious

KINSHASA, July 27, 2014 (AFP) – In Kinshasa’s Gambela market shoppers can find insects for every occasion — from unctuous white weevil larvae for fancy dinners to crispy caterpillars and ...

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Philippines Welcomes 100 Millionth Baby

Philippines Welcomes 100 Millionth Baby

MANILA, July 27, 2014 (AFP) – A baby girl born early Sunday has officially pushed the population of the Philippines to 100 million, highlighting the challenge of providing for more ...

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BioCamp 2014: Developing Future ‘Pinoy’ Leaders in Biotech

BioCamp 2014: Developing Future ‘Pinoy’ Leaders in Biotech

  Manila, July 26, 2014 – One of the country’s biggest annual biotechnology workshops gathered promising young Filipino scientists and respected Filipino biotech experts and entrepreneurs to discuss how Philippine ...

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Gov’t Must Address Child Malnutrition – Sen. Grace Poe

Gov’t Must Address Child Malnutrition – Sen. Grace Poe

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The challenge is already formidable considering the country’s relatively large population. It has just gotten more challenging but not daunting for the government as the country officially ...

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US Doctor Infected with Ebola in Liberia Outbreak

US Doctor Infected with Ebola in Liberia Outbreak

  WASHINGTON, July 27, 2014 (AFP) – An American doctor who fell sick in Liberia with Ebola after treating people infected in a West African epidemic was in stable condition ...

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How Your New Born Will Look Like After Delivery

How Your New Born Will Look Like After Delivery

  Your newborn baby’s appearance at birth may surprise or even shock you. How newborns look in reality is not usually how we picture them beforehand. For infants, a misshapen ...

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