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4 Ways to Prevent an Allergic Reaction

April 03, 2016

You should manage yourself once facing an allergic reaction. The first thing you should do is to determine where your allergic reaction started from. Detecting the allergen will help the medical experts to provide you proper medication. Some food all...

5 Most Common Allergens in the Philippines

April 03, 2016

Allergies are one of the most common chronic conditions worldwide. It may be common but it should be taken care of for allergies can be risky and lethal. According to the leading experts in the field of allergy, asthma, and immunology, a person...

5 Early Warning Signs of Breast Cancer

March 20, 2016

Recently, several reports prove that the Philippines has the highest incidence rate of breast cancer prevalence in Asia. According to the 2010 Philippine Cancer Facts and Estimates data, the Department of Health (DOH) and the Philippine Cancer Societ...

Zika Virus: Potential Link to Microcephaly

February 15, 2016

Last February 10, 2016, the New England Journal of Medicine reported the missing puzzle piece when it comes to the potential link of the Zika virus infection in pregnant women. Doctors have found the Zika virus in the brain of a fetus with severe mic...

Zika Virus Outbreak

February 09, 2016

What is Zika virus? The Zika virus disease is caused by a virus transmitted by Aedes mosquitos. This is the same mosquito that transmits dengue and chikungunya. Once bitten, the person will experience mild fever, rash, conjunctivitis, and muscle p...

11 Tips to Prevent Heart Disease

February 01, 2016

Even if diseases on the cardiovascular system topped the data of the Philippine Health Statistics of the Department of Health, that doesn’t mean that this deadly condition cannot be prevented. With the proper knowledge and a healthy lifestyle,...

8 Signs of Ulcer (Peptic Ulcer)

January 18, 2016

What are peptic ulcers? An ulcer is an open sore, while the word peptic conveys that the cause of the condition is acid-related. Most of the time, people tend to differentiate an ulcer from a peptic ulcer. Little did they know that when a gastroen...

5 Common Causes of Ulcer (Peptic Ulcer)

January 18, 2016

A peptic ulcer may occur suddenly without you even noticing the primary signs. Diagnosis and treatment for ulcer depends on the severity of one’s case. For the gastroenterologist to diagnose one’s stomach ulcer, she or he must review your...

5 Signs of Stroke

January 11, 2016

What is stroke?   Stroke occurs due to problems with the blood supply of the brain. The blood supply is either blocked or there's a sudden rupture in one of the blood vessels in the brain. Stroke is popularly known as a brain attack. O...

4 Signs to Consider in Diagnosing Stroke

January 11, 2016

Stroke occurs quickly, most of the time its diagnosis will have to be made before an individual can be seen by a doctor. For a better understanding of its steps on how to diagnose stroke, one must remember the word FAST. F - Face Drooping...