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Five Ways to Know if Your Health Insurance Package is Not Working for You

March 21, 2018

Most large companies in the Philippines provide health insurance for their employees. Depending on the size and budget of the company, some even provide health insurance for up to two dependents, free of charge. Because of this, many employees take h...

What is a Health Insurance Card?

October 09, 2017

Getting sick is one of the most expensive costs for an ordinary Filipino. When an individual gets sick, the family usually borrows from banks, relatives, and friends to cover the bills. In the Philippines, we have PhilHealth. Although this can be hel...

World Diabetes Day 2016: Eyes on Diabetes

July 20, 2017

In celebration of World Diabetes Day 2016, with its theme “Eyes on Diabetes”, the International Diabetes Federation would like to raise the importance of screening to ensure early diagnosis of type 2 diabetes treatment and treatment to re...

The Current Status of PH Healthcare Industry

July 20, 2017

Violence can result in physical, mental, sexual, reproductive health, and other health problems. The warning signs of violence against women may go unnoticed not just to the victim, but also to the victim's family and friends. Familiarize oneself...

End Violence against Women 2016

July 20, 2017

The 18-day campaign to end violence against women (VAW) starts this November 25 and will end at December 12. This campaign will highlight several awareness-raising tactics about gender-based violence, strengthening local work and establishing a clear...

DOH launches Mental Health Hotline Numbers

July 20, 2017

A 24/7 crisis support hotline for mental health problems such as depression and suicidal prevention is now possible for the Department of Health (DOH) partnered with the Natasha Goulborn Foundation to introduce mental health hotline numbers in the Ph...

7 Warning Signs of Violence Against Women

July 20, 2017

Violence can result in physical, mental, sexual, reproductive health, and other health problems. The warning signs of violence against women may go unnoticed not just to the victim, but also to the victim's family and friends. Familiarize oneself...

5 Ways to Identify Fake Medicine

July 20, 2017

According to the United States Food and Drug Administration, counterfeit medicine also known as fake medicine may be contaminated or contain the wrong or no active ingredient. Sometimes, fake medicine may contain the right active ingredient, but at t...

Top Leading Disease in the Philippines

July 20, 2017

Based on the 2011 Philippine Health Statistics study by the Department of Health, the most leading disease in the country involves the main organ of the human body which is the heart. Out of 498,486 deaths registered in 2011, Diseases of the Heart re...

World Toilet Day 2016

November 13, 2016

This November 19, let us all acknowledge World Toilet Day. But first, what is World Toilet Day? World Toilet Day is a day to raise awareness and inspire action to tackle the global sanitation crisis – a topic often neglected and shrouded in...