Tag Archives: Hypertension

FDA Warns Public vs. Anti-Depressant, Bangkok Pills

FDA Warns Public vs. Anti-Depressant, Bangkok Pills

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The Food and Drug Administration has warned the public to watch out for “paroxetine” tablets, after a global health-care company recalled batches of anti-depressants available in ...

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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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Why Kidney Care is Crucial

Why Kidney Care is Crucial

  Admit it, having a pair of kidneys gives a person some measure of peace of mind. After, all it’s like driving your car with a  spare tire, right? Wrong: ‘deadly’ wrong. ...

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State Hospitals Prove They Can Shine

State Hospitals Prove They Can Shine

  Who says state medical and health facilities are inherently inefficient? Even poorly funded and ill-equipped government hospitals can turn into “centers of excellence” in the provision of medical and ...

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Lifestyle Diseases still Top Cause of Death among Filipinos

Lifestyle Diseases still Top Cause of Death among Filipinos

  The fact that they are considered non-communicable diseases, yet they get around and needlessly claim lives. Lifestyle diseases — cancer, heart diseases, diabetes, hypertension, stroke are still the top ...

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