13 Most Common Side Effects of Birth Control Pills

MyDoctorFinder March 5, 2017

Oral contraceptives or birth control pills contain either estrogen and progesterone or a single hormone – progesterone only – to prevent pregnancy. It is a birth control method that women should take on a daily basis depending on the number of pills (21-day or 28-day). One must remember that its side effects differ for every woman. A...

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Benefits of Family Planning

MyDoctorFinder August 12, 2016

The population in the Philippines continually increases annually.  To add, the number is increasing in a rapid and alarming state. The Department of Health (DOH) encourages every family to entertain the idea of family planning in order to solve this problem that our country is currently facing. Family planning allows individuals and couples...

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14 Dos and Don’ts when you are Pregnant

MyDoctorFinder April 3, 2016

Once you get pregnant, you'll be responsible for taking care of yourself and that little bundle of joy. You will be the vessel of your unborn child. A vessel that will be its source of life in a nurturing, healthy environment. This blog is not only applicable to new mothers, but also to every woman who is trying to have another blessing in thei...

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5 Dos and Don'ts to Prevent Firecracker-related Injuries

MyDoctorFinder December 7, 2015

It is once again the time of the year when purchasing fireworks and firecrackers are prevalent. Although the best advice is to stay away from it to prevent firecracker-related injuries, if you do decided to put on a show at your family's holiday celebrations, kindly use caution. Here are the 5 basic dos and don'ts when it comes to lighting ...

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How Beneficial is Breastfeeding?

MyDoctorFinder August 3, 2015

According to the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Philippines is considered as one of the 37 countries that fully implements the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes through its Milk Code. But, the current situation in the country is the opposite. [1] Did you know that in the Philippines, only 34% of infants u...

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