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In Pursuit of Happiness?

In Pursuit of Happiness?

Now, it’s just a case of staying alive — for children, that is From “kids rule” to “fight to survive”. Quite sadly, the fate of children, especially in the country, ...

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Not Ritzy or Swanky, Ph Hospitals still earn high Int’l ‘Green’ Marks

Not Ritzy or Swanky, Ph Hospitals still earn high Int’l ‘Green’ Marks

THEY may not be catering to exclusively “A-Listers” — politicians, celebrities, and other “high net-worth” individuals, but they are nevertheless still “world class” by hygienic and environmental standards. True,  most of ...

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Miriam Wants Free Medicines in Barangay Health Centers

Miriam Wants Free Medicines in Barangay Health Centers

Sen. Miriam wants medicine for intestinal worm infections in children included Instead of people going to lawmakers to ask for medical assistance, Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago wants the poor to ...

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Focus on what to eat, rather than on what not to eat

Focus on what to eat, rather than on what not to eat

Many “dieters” have the mistaken notion that eating less or not eating certain types of food will lead to weight loss. More often than not, however, the opposite happens. Not ...

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Poe Files Resolution to Fight Diabetes Among Children

Poe Files Resolution to Fight Diabetes Among Children

Sen. Grace Poe has filed a resolution urging the Senate committee on health and demography to conduct a comprehensive assessment of the reported prevalence of diabetes among Filipino children toward ...

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Health Secretary Bats for Increased Cancer Awareness

Health Secretary Bats for Increased Cancer Awareness

Health Secretary Enrique Ona urged medical professionals and health workers to help raise the public’s awareness on how to prevent or control the prevalence of cancer in the Philippines. He said ...

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Psychiatrists Must Adhere to Ethics

Psychiatrists Must Adhere to Ethics

Likely with the Greek ideal mens sana in corpore sano in mind, St. Augustine must have been moved to aver: “The mind is the image of God, in that it is capable ...

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