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Gynuracel™: dietary supplement to help prevent and control diabetes, high cholesterol, hypertension and inflammation

Gynuracel™: dietary supplement to help prevent and control diabetes, high cholesterol, hypertension and inflammation

  A plant-based dietary supplement that can help prevent and control diabetes, high cholesterol and hypertension is now available in the country. Gynuracel™ is made from the leaves of Gynura procumbens (kamañgi in Tagalog), ...

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What are the Treatment Options for Hypertension?

What are the Treatment Options for Hypertension?

  Treating hypertension and choosing the best medicine for you may depend on the following factors: How high your blood pressure is and what your blood pressure goal is. Whether ...

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‘Healthy Obesity’ Does Not Last, Says Study

‘Healthy Obesity’ Does Not Last, Says Study

  Miami, United States – People who are obese may appear healthy for a while but their condition declines over time, said a study out Monday that followed more than 2,500 people ...

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Not All Obese People Prone to Poor Health: Study

Not All Obese People Prone to Poor Health: Study

  Miami, United States – US scientists encouraged 20 obese people to eat extra fast food for several months, and found that about a quarter stayed in good health despite the additional pounds ...

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Expanding Waistlines Weigh Heavy on Malaysia

Expanding Waistlines Weigh Heavy on Malaysia

  KUALA LUMPUR, November 27, 2014 (AFP) – Malaysians have a passionate love affair with their lip-smacking cuisine — rich curries, succulent fried chicken, buttery breads and creamy drinks — but it ...

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Niacin for High Cholesterol Carries Death Risk

Niacin for High Cholesterol Carries Death Risk

  WASHINGTON, July 16, 2014 (AFP) – A major international study out Wednesday found that niacin does not reduce the risk of heart attack or stroke in people with high ...

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Delirium Tremens: How Alcohol Abuse Can Kill You

Delirium Tremens: How Alcohol Abuse Can Kill You

  Jose, or Joe as friends call him, was supposed to bring adobo. The 52-year-old electrician never turns down invitations to weekend get-togethers hosted by fellow Filipinos living in a ...

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Scientists Explain Stress-Heart Attack Link

Scientists Explain Stress-Heart Attack Link

  PARIS, June 22, 2014 (AFP) – Scientists said Sunday they may have unravelled how chronic stress leads to heart attack and stroke: triggering overproduction of disease-fighting white blood cells ...

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DoH Spent P43B for Facilities Rehab Thru LGUs Since 2010

DoH Spent P43B for Facilities Rehab Thru LGUs Since 2010

  The national government has not been remiss in its social obligation to provide quality health-care services to the people since the Aquino administration assumed office.   In fact, the ...

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