Author Archives: Medical Observer

Heat-not-burn devices help smokers quit

Heat-not-burn devices help smokers quit

  Non-combustible tobacco products such as heat-not-burn devices offer the best way to end the smoking epidemic that kills 20,000 people a day, according to health experts. Japan saw cigarette ...

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Metro Sanitas Corporation opens its one-stop clinic

Metro Sanitas Corporation opens its one-stop clinic

  MetroSanitas Festival Clinic, a one-stop ambulatory clinic dedicated to serve the healthcare needs of individuals, families, and businesses in the south of Metro Manila, officially opened its doors at ...

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Medical experts push for safer nicotine products

Medical experts push for safer nicotine products

  WARSAW, Poland—About 600 public health experts, academicians, industry executives and consumer advocates from 70 countries including the Philippines met in this city to ask governments and health authorities to ...

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Expert to DoH: Don’t ignore evidence on e-cigarettes

Expert to DoH: Don’t ignore evidence on e-cigarettes

  An expert on tobacco harm reduction urged the Department of Health (DOH) to stop ignoring the growing body of evidence supporting e-cigarettes as a significantly less harmful alternative to ...

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‘Strong for Someone’ Advocacy Launched for Cancer Patients

‘Strong for Someone’ Advocacy Launched for Cancer Patients

  Strengthens multi-sector collaboration to fight the disease Cancer is strong, but the fight against it is stronger, especially when there are people around us to battle this brutal disease ...

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