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How Cardiologists Help Fight the COVID-19 Pandemic

April 26, 2022

Although the cases continue to decline, the pandemic is not yet over. It has been two years since the COVID-19 pandemic led to an unprecedented series of events worldwide. This caused a dramatic loss of human life globally, changes to the health syst...

Operation Tuli: Summer Tradition, Rite of Passage

April 08, 2022

In the Philippines, summer means more than the start of the dry season. For the Department of Health and many young boys approaching adolescence, it’s kicking off the circumcision season called ‘Operation Tuli’- a widely regarded Fi...

Taal Volcano Emission Effects and How the Eruptions May Impact Health

April 01, 2022

Taal Volcano has long been a significant landmark in the Philippines. The area also has an enormous list of tourist attractions such as hot springs, waterfalls, diving sites, and mountain climbing locations. On March 26, 2022, The Philippine Insti...

5 Medical Myths and Facts You Should Know

January 12, 2022

Medical health is one of the most misinformed and manipulated areas of life. It's an area where the coldly scientific and emotional collide, so it's understandable if specific details are misstated or distorted. When you factor in the million...

31 Fascinating Human Body Facts You Didn't Know

October 28, 2021

How often do we think about how incredible our bodies are? Every second, millions of internal processes in these intricate machinery work together to keep us alive and well. To repair a papercut, our skin may regenerate. We can sense the spiciness...

The Importance of Getting Vaccinated Against COVID-19

August 31, 2021

The importance of getting vaccinated against COVID-19 is that it is still the most effective way to protect yourself amidst the coronavirus pandemic. They offer protection for our bodies to stop the spread and transmission of the virus. In the long r...

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 10, 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 21, 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 21, 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...