Free Hepatitis B Screening and Lay Forum – World Hepatitis Day 2016

MyDoctorFinder July 25, 2016

This July 28 to 30, 2016, Center for Liver Disease Management and Transplantation (CLDMT) and the Center for Patient Partnership (CPP) will be celebrating World Hepatitis Day 2016 with the theme, “Prevent Hepatitis: It’s up to YOU!”. In connection to the celebration, a lay forum together with free Hepatitis B screenings will be of...

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10 Reasons Why Eating Sushi is Healthy

MyDoctorFinder July 22, 2016

Sushi is in fact a food that originated from the land of the rising sun, Japan. Sushi became known all over the world because of its unique taste and ingredient varieties, all thanks to production and globalization. A typical sushi composed of rice, seafood, vegetables or some tropical fruits, depending on what type of sushi it is. Below is a li...

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High Impact 5: Fight against HIV

MyDoctorFinder July 22, 2016

Did you know that out of the 35 million reported cases of HIV/AIDS in the world, 23,709 cases can be found in the Philippines as of February 2015? To add, 26% of it comprises Filipinos aged 15 to 24 years old. HIV cases in the Philippines has kept on increasing every year and hopefully this will end by the year 2030 through the help of the local an...

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15 Harmful Effects of Meth

MyDoctorFinder July 22, 2016

Methamphetamines or popularly called as “shabu” in the Philippines is also known as meth, crystal meth or crank. It is an addictive stimulant that can be used in different ways like smoked, eaten, injected or snorted. Because of the psychoactive properties that methamphetamine contains, it actually gives the user false confidence and se...

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Department of Health agreed to launch 24/7 Depression and Suicide Prevention Hotline

MyDoctorFinder July 25, 2016

Name all the physical and internal illnesses that you could think of and you can easily notice and determine it just by looking. But when it comes to mental health, it's not that easy because it’s within, hidden behind each smile and eyes. Based on the study by the World Health Organization (WHO), Philippines has the highest incidence ...

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Blood Donation: Dos and Don’ts

MyDoctorFinder July 11, 2016

There are different ways on how to share or give whatever we have. From all the material things, to organs of the body to blood donations – there are a lot of variations on what to give, share or donate. Donating blood is a big help because it can literally mean so much to the person you're donating it for. Below is a list of the do&rsquo...

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3 Health Benefits of being a Blood Donor

MyDoctorFinder July 11, 2016

It’s time to be brave and be a superhero by saving lives. Donating blood could not only save one life but three! You could probably save three human lives just by donating blood. Blood donation is a two-way benefit process where in the donor also gets some perks from donating blood. Here are some proven health benefits that a donor can get...

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Pros and Cons: Each Factor on the Nutrition Label

MyDoctorFinder July 3, 2016

Identifying the right food might be easy for some, but if you don't know how to read the nutrition label, you might have a hard time considering it. There are a lot of factors you need to bear in mind if your food choice is good for you or not. Among the numerous reasons that should be considered before buying a certain food, one of it is to un...

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5 Benefits of Eating Green Leafy Vegetables

MyDoctorFinder July 3, 2016

Most of us have been told that we should consider adding vegetables in our meals especially the green leafy ones because they are very beneficial. You can get its benefits in different ways such as preparing vegetable salad, making soup and blending them to have a smoothie. If you are not into eating pure vegetables, then you can also mix them with...

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9 Types of Food for You to Stay Healthy

MyDoctorFinder July 3, 2016

Being healthy has never been easy. Working out is not enough because you also have to be aware on what proper food to eat. The struggle is when you have to avoid eating unhealthy food (mostly sweets and junk food) just for you to be healthy and fit. Eating healthy food do have a lot of benefits and it has been proven that it could reduce the risk o...

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