Louder for the people in the back!; Seemingly harmless activities that damage your voice

Patients with vocal fold nodules usually have a history of vocal abuse or misuse. This is the most common type of lesion found in singers.” “Lifestyle habits can also contribute to the development of these issues, such as excessive smoking and alcohol consumption,” Dr. Lim points out. Whether or not you’re an aspiring balladeer, everyone is at risk of injuring their vocal cords, especially if they don’t take care of their voices.   Whether or not you’re an aspiring balladeer, everyone is at risk of …

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Vicks creates awareness for children infected with HIV with #TouchOfCare campaign

Vicks once again releases another true-to-life story on the transformative power of care, to celebrate the extraordinary stories of the people who have lived it by their actions. This time, it centers on a child infected with HIV and a woman whose love and care paved way for the transformation of both their lives. A strong follow up from its 2018 #TouchOfCare video, Vicks once again releases another true-to-life story on the transformative power of care, to celebrate the extraordinary stories of the people who …

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Caring For Our Most Overused Body Sense with Essilor

Staring at our gadgets for eight straight hours can be very harmful because they emit harmful blue light. Our eyes have holes, called iris, through which lights pass, Dr. Joy Go, assistant vice president for marketing and merchandising of  Ideal Vision Center (IVC), explained.  “These harmful lights, when absorbed excessively by our retina, can cause eye damage and blindness.” Those who are working in the office must practice the 20/20 rule. “After every 20 minutes of working in front of the computer, take a break …

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Men’s top questions about prostate cancer, answered

While most men are aware that prostate cancer exists, it remains a largely undiscussed disease. Signs of prostate cancer include trouble urinating, a weaker flow of urine, erectile dysfunction, blood in the urine or semen, discomfort in the pelvic area, bone pain, and loss of appetite. While most men are aware that prostate cancer exists, it remains a largely undiscussed disease. The fact remains, however, that prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men and is actually more widespread than breast cancer in …

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Alarming false information on TV: What really happened to Boyet in ‘My Special Tatay’?

GMA Afternoon Prime, ‘My Special Tatay’ is abuzz on social media Who doesn’t know about the importance of appendix and what to do with it when damaged or raptured? Medical misrepresentation becomes a mastery of some production people behind some Philippine TV series In the 112th episode of GMA Afternoon Prime series, ‘My Special Tatay,’ Boyet played by Ken Chan suffered two gunshots. Based on the location of the blood stains during the scene the first shot was on the upper left chest near the …

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The 7 Golden Rules of Aging Wisely and Gracefully

There are certain joys and perks that come with aging, from financial stability to greater wisdom that comes with it. Seven golden rules of aging wisely and gracefully to make the most out of your golden years according to So Sure Bladder Leakage Pad consultant, Phil-US registered dietitian-nutritionist Cheshire Que. But when reality hits, we know that aging can become a source of worry and stress if we don’t fully embrace this season with acceptance, much more if we’re clueless on how to enjoy ourselves …

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Five Health Numbers you Need to Know for 2019

When it comes to resolutions, most of us are a firm believer that health goals should always be part of the plan. Wheatgrass CAN International shares these top five medical tests every adult should take in order to safeguard their health throughout their lifetime. Whether you’re thinking about getting back on track or achieving optimum health for life, the old adage everyone is so fond of quoting, “prevention is better than cure” is an unfailingly true mantra everyone should live by. To get started, remember …

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Five Common Infections of the Lower Genital Tract

When it comes to reproductive health, many of us are guilty of not giving it the proper TLC. In a laboratory test conducted by the Institute of Chemistry, UP Diliman in correlation with previously published scientific studies and journals, it validates that Jeunesse Anion pad’s specifically modified cellulose-based hydrogels are not only super-absorbent, hypoallergenic, and non-toxic, but also exhibits anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, and odor-reducing benefits! When it comes to reproductive health, many of us are guilty of not giving it the proper TLC.  While we all know …

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Pru Life UK unveils “We DO” campaign that introduces a fresh look to its brand

Anchored by its brand commitment “Listening. Understanding. Delivering” The “We DO” campaign will be rolled out in 10 of Prudential’s markets in Asia, including the Philippines. It presents a series of themes including Innovation, Money, and Fitness, building on Prudential’s strategic focus to help protect their health and grow their wealth. Pru Life UK is launching “We DO,” a bold and dynamic campaign that introduces a vibrant, fresh look to its trusted brand, anchored by its commitment to customers: “Listening. Understanding. Delivering.” “We DO” celebrates …

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Automated healthcare at its finest

 Automated healthcare at its finest The Maxicare HealthHub is located at the 2nd floor of Manila Doctors Hospital in Ermita, Manila. Drop by anytime between 8 AM to 5 PM Top executives of Manila Doctors Hospital and Maxicare Healthcare Corporation recently gathered together at the 2nd floor of Manila Doctors in Ermita, Manila to inaugurate the newest Maxicare HealthHub, a one-stop health hub that utilizes cutting-edge technology to streamline the process of going for a medical consultation. The Maxicare health pod offers members a convenient …

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