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First Case of Zika Virus Detected in Philippines Since 2012

First Case of Zika Virus Detected in Philippines Since 2012

  Manila, Philippines – An American woman was infected with the Zika virus while visiting the Philippines, health department officials said, the first  case detected in the country for several years. ...

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DOH: Start Healthy Lifestyle With Kids

DOH: Start Healthy Lifestyle With Kids

  ILOILO CITY, February 29 (PIA) — The Department of Health (DOH)-6 encouraged the public to promote healthy lifestyle among children to prevent health risks among them later in life. ...

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PhilRice Adapts a Simplified Virus Detection Tool for Rice

PhilRice Adapts a Simplified Virus Detection Tool for Rice

  NUEVA ECIJA, Feb. 22 — Scientists at the Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) have adapted a simplified method to detect viruses in plant and insect vectors using the loop-mediated isothermal ...

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Feature: Get the Best from Fresh Fruits

Feature: Get the Best from Fresh Fruits

  February 16, 2016 – We can take a plunge in the pool or just relax at home sipping an icy cold glass of our favorite fruit shake or cold ...

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DOH Initiates Search For 1st Bayani Ng Kalusugan

DOH Initiates Search For 1st Bayani Ng Kalusugan

  Press Release/ February 16, 2016 – The Department of Health (DOH) launches its search for the first Bayani ng Kalusugan to honor individuals and organizations who have rendered time, effort ...

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Feature: Shopping Tips for Healthful Eating

Feature: Shopping Tips for Healthful Eating

  Consumers today have many choices when it comes to food, especially at the grocery store. With numerous items and brand names, how does one go about choosing foods that ...

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Feature: Read Food Labels!

Feature: Read Food Labels!

  When you buy food, do you read the labels? Which labels catch your attention? People have different considerations when selecting and buying a food product. They often choose a ...

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