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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...

What is Psoriasis?

July 21, 2017

This non-contagious, persistent and unpredictable skin disease is the enemy of many. Psoriasis is characterized by thick, silvery scales and itchy, dry, red patches. These scales typically occur on the knees, elbows, and scalp, which could also sprea...

What is COPD?

July 21, 2017

COPD or popularly known as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a type of lung disease which makes a person hard to breathe. COPD has two forms which are the Chronic Bronchitis and Emphysema. Chronic Bronchitis involves a long term cough with muc...

Tips to Avoid the Most Common Summer Diseases

July 21, 2017

Summer diseases such as sore eyes, sunburn, colds and cough, diarrhea and vomiting, skin disease, and rabies are prevalent this season. But, don’t lose hope! Prevention for these diseases is as easy as 1, 2, and 3. To know more on how to preven...

Tips on How to Prevent the Top 5 Health Problems of Men

July 21, 2017

There are various diseases and infections that are most commonly affects men and because stereotypically, men tend to brush off symptoms of diseases and hold their pain in, those said infections and diseases get worse and worse till it destroys their...

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...

Statistics of Reported HIV/AIDS Cases in the Philippines

July 21, 2017

MyDoctorFinder wants to raise awareness regarding the statistics of the reported HIV/AIDS cases in the Philippines. Did you know that out of the 35 million reported cases of HIV/AIDS in the world, 16, 964 cases can be found in the Philippines. Ou...

Stages of HIV/AIDS

July 21, 2017

Stage 1: Primary Infection This stage is most commonly accompanied by flu-like symptoms. Such symptoms are high fever, headache, nausea, fatigue, and runny nose. Stage 2: Asymptomatic Illness This stage is like a bomb hiding from you. You wi...

Sprains versus Strains

July 21, 2017

Have you ever tried to identify the difference between a sprain and strain? Although “sprain” may sound like “strain”, these two still have some key distinctions. A sprain is an overextending or tearing of ligaments. Ligame...

Pregnancy Symptoms : Early Signs you Need to Know

July 21, 2017

We celebrate Safety Motherhood Week this May 10 to 14 with MyDoctorFinder! To all the future mothers, better watch for the early signs of Pregnancy. If you notice some symptoms as : Spotting and cramping, breast changes, Fatigue, Morning sickness...