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Diabetes Clinics in Manila

January 27, 2013 Category :Healthy News 1

As diabetes becomes an epidemic disease, especially among Filipinos, practically all of the leading hospital institutions in Metro Manila has a endocrinologist or a diabetic specialist in their rolls. Many Filipinos, however, remain undiagnosed, or worse are not giving sufficient concern and attention to the fatality of such diseases until it’s too late. That diabetes has become so common, practically all diagnostic testing centers have included sugar testing as part of their standard examination procedures.

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Learn the Happy Habit

January 1, 2013 Category :Healthy News 0

Each year, we embark on a clean slate every time the clock strikes twelve marking the end of the year, and the beginning of yet another year. Those who had gonethrough trying times hope for the better; while those who reaped a year-round bounty hope for a more fruitful year ahead. To face the transition, we arm ourselves with resolutions. Some we keep, some we forget sooner than we expected we would. Each year we hope to be a little bit wiser, stronger, and better.

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Biovital Philippines

December 18, 2012 Category :Healthy News 0

The Biovital Philippines are vitamins supplement. There are associated substitute medicine supplements and vitamins of the Biovita Philippines. There are many information and treatment claiming in using this product. When it comes to health benefits and side effects of the Biovita Philippines products, there are no scientific bases at all. But the vitamins supplement claiming to be the best booster in supporting the immune system of the body. The sources come from the Encyclopedia of Natural Health and may contain in supporting the endurance and energy that is related to health issues of a persons. This claim may be vary depending on the type of the user.

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Aduas Tree

December 10, 2012 Category :Healthy News 0

The Philippines is known for the diversity and richness of its natural resources. Unfortunately, there is minimal research and knowledge of the food potentials of the plant resources that are abundantly available in the country. One of the common trees whose benefits are often neglected is the aduas tree.

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Ponkan Health Benefits for Diabetics

November 10, 2012 Category :Healthy Advocacy| Healthy News 0

Diet is vital in managing the health of a diabetic patient. The recommended diet would often refer to a low-fat, high-fiber diet which essentially involved fresh fruits and vegetables. Based on this general diet recommendation, the eating of Ponkan is definitely advised to diabetic patients.

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Healthy Holloween Treats

November 1, 2012 Category :Healthy News 0

Halloween is one of the oldest holidays in the world. It is celebrated in many countries including the Philippines, where it is slowly becoming a popular event.

Halloween is remembered on the night of October 31. In Quezon, my home province, at around 7 pm on Halloween nights, a group of people with a guitar would knock on your doors and sing, asking for donations for the “unremembered souls”. The money that they gather would be used for the celebrationof the Holy Mass for the souls of the departed especially those who are no longer remembered by their families.

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HPV Vaccine not Optimized in Girls aged 11-12

June 2, 2012 Category :Healthy News 0

Young adolescents aged 11 to 12 years are particularly being targeted by national treatment guidelines for vaccination against the human papillomavirus (HPV). However, based on a recently published study, the majority of pediatricians and family physicians in the United States are offering the HPV vaccine to their older adolescent patients, but not as much to younger adolescents. The same situation is likely in other countries including the Philippines.

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High Heels may lead to Knee Osteoarthritis

May 31, 2012 Category :Healthy News 0

THE PRICE for being fashionable may cost you a whole lot more than you think: a new study from the Iowa State University revealed that prolonged wearing of high heeled-shoes may cause joint degeneration and knee osteoarthritis.

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Kicking off the Optimal A1c Level Goal with Pioplus

May 11, 2012 Category :Healthy News 0

Go for the Optimal A1c Level! Or simply, Go for the G.O.A.L.! The catchphrase for the recent launch of the newest aid in winning against diabetes says it all about Pioplus, a combination of two potent antidiabetes drugs: pioglitazone and metformin.

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How safe is your Arthritic Pain Reliever?

April 20, 2012 Category :Healthy News 0

The side effects of pain killers called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) has made people suffering from arthritis hesitant to take medications.

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