34th PCHRD Anniversary

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Ethnic groups are not exempted from the consequenc...
22 Aug 2016 08:15 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

PUERTO PRINCESA, PALAWAN- “Ethnic groups worldwide are not exempted from the consequences of the changing environment,” thus emphasized during the session on Indigenous Health System and Environmental Pressures last 10th Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) Week celebration on 10 A [ ... ]

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#PNHRS2016 recognizes local health researches
22 Aug 2016 02:58 - Carla P. San Diego

Local health researches, both by students and professionals, were recognized in the recently concluded 10th Philippine National Health Research System Week Celebration in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan last August 10-11, 2016.   MHRDC Executives award Certificate of Recognition to Mr. Joener [ ... ]

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Corporate Social Responsibility expert shares ways...
22 Aug 2016 01:02 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

PUERTO PRINCESA, PALAWAN- When asked how Unilab Foundation engages their stakeholders to support their advocacies, Ms. Rhodora Palomar-Fresnedi, Unilab Foundation Executive Director, emphasized the importance of “craft, curate, and communicate” during her presentation for the Health Research Com [ ... ]

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10th PNHRS Week to highlight research and innovati...
01 Aug 2016 01:41 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

PUERTO PRINCESA, Palawan- The country’s health research community will once again celebrate the annual Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) Week on 10-11 August 2016 at the Citystate Asturias Hotel. With the theme “Research andInnovation for Health and the Environment,” the 10t [ ... ]

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Call for Proposals: 2017 Japan Society for the Pro...
22 Jul 2016 04:20 - Jessica Marie R. Suerte

BACKGROUND During FY 2004, The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) and the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) decided to end the “General Exchange Program” and modified the “Inter-University Exchange Program” to implement it as new program called the “Joint Research [ ... ]

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PCHRD, MRC award Php 262M in grants to 6 UK-Filipi...
12 Jul 2016 01:30 - Jessica Marie R. Suerte

The Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) and UK Medical Research Council (MRC) aim to develop and strengthen science and innovation partnership between Philippine and UK institutions through the Newton Fund research grants as part of the Official Development Assistance (ODA [ ... ]

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Library Health News

Study shows extent of brain damage from Zika infec...
24 Aug 2016 00:36 - Julie Steenhuysen

A report released on Tuesday shows in graphic detail the kind of damage Zika infections can do to the developing brain - damage that goes well beyond the devastating birth defect known as microcephaly [ ... ]

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Gum disease linked to heart disease
24 Aug 2016 00:33 - Carolyn Crist

A report from The Netherlands adds to the evidence tying chronic gum disease to heart disease and stroke. In a study of more than 60,000 dental patients, those with gum disease were twice as likely t [ ... ]

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What you should know about smoking and drinking
23 Aug 2016 00:18 - Cory Quirino

Each time you take a puff, you are inhaling 4,000 chemicals, including 43 known cancer-causing compounds With pollution in food, air and water as well as the stressful state of emotions, one is bom [ ... ]

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The mosquito menace in the Philippines
23 Aug 2016 00:14 - Eduardo Gonzales

Mosquitoes can transmit many infectious diseases that are caused by a variety of microorganisms to people, but these diseases are mostly confined to certain geographical are [ ... ]

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Oh my Gally!
23 Aug 2016 00:12 - Cheshire Que

When gallstones become life-threatening It’s been exactly a year since I experienced the most excruciating pain ever. I felt like an elephant was weighing down on me. The pain radiated from my ab [ ... ]

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No to B.O.
23 Aug 2016 00:07 - Dr. Kaycee Reyes

“First impressions last.” That statement has been said a lot of times, because more often than not, it is true. And more than looking good, how you smell can make or break one’s perception of  [ ... ]

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