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DA Pushes Brown Rice Use

DA Pushes Brown Rice Use

  CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, August 31 (PIA) – Highlighting to its nutritional benefits, the Department of Agriculture (DA) is pushing the use of brown or unpolished rice.   Audy ...

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Your Health During Typhoons Or Heavy Rains

Your Health During Typhoons Or Heavy Rains

  Typhoons and heavy rains may cause flooding which, in turn, can potentially increase the transmission of communicable diseases. These include: water-borne diseases (e.g., typhoid fever, cholera, leptospirosis, and hepatitis ...

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Feature: Know Your Daily Recommended Intake for Calcium

Feature: Know Your Daily Recommended Intake for Calcium

  MANILA, Aug. 8 (PIA) — Is your diet adequate in essential nutrients like carbohydrates, protein, fats, vitamins and minerals? One of the essential nutrients usually lacking in the Filipino ...

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Food Tips for the Home During Disaster

Food Tips for the Home During Disaster

  MANILA, Aug. 4 (PIA) — Some hazards are naturally occurring physical phenomena caused either by rapid or slow onset events which can be geophysical like earthquakes, landslides, tsunamis and ...

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Early Consultation Prevents Mental Illness

Early Consultation Prevents Mental Illness

    NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, July 15 (PIA6) – People who are experiencing early signs and symptoms of mental health problems must consult experts immediately to prevent it from worsening, the ...

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Black Americans Under-treated for Pain Due to False Beliefs: Study

Black Americans Under-treated for Pain Due to False Beliefs: Study

  Miami, United States – Half of white US medical students harbor false beliefs about the biology of African-American people, and these misconceptions could explain why blacks are routinely under-treated for ...

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Pig Hearts May Save Human Lives: Researchers

Pig Hearts May Save Human Lives: Researchers

  Paris, France – One day, cardiac patients may enjoy a new lease on life with pig hearts beating in their chests, said researchers reporting a major advance in cross-species organ transplantation. ...

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