34th PCHRD Anniversary

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16th NHRFA tackles translating research into polic...
23 Sep 2016 08:10 - Carla P. San Diego

PASAY CITY – The Department of Health and the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development co-organized the 16th National Health Research for Action (NHRFA) last 16 September 2016 at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza, Pasay City. PASAY CITY – Health stakeholders participate i [ ... ]

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CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: 11th National Medical Writ...
23 Sep 2016 03:02 - Carla P. San Diego

Calling all researchers from the fields of health and social sciences!   The Department of Science and Technology - Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD), in cooperation with Philippine Association of Medical Journal Editors (PAMJE) and Asia Pacific Association [ ... ]

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DOST, UPM to recognize MD-PhD Molecular Medicine m...
14 Sep 2016 07:22 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

ERMITA, MANILA- The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) will renew its partnership with the University of the Philippines Manila (UPM) through the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for the MD-PhD Molecular Medicine Program on 21 September 2016 at Jade Vine Restaurant. Part of the  [ ... ]

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Chulabhorn Graduate Institute – ASEAN Foundation J...
06 Sep 2016 02:13 - Jessica Marie R. Suerte

The Chulabhorn Graduate Institute (CGI) and the ASEAN Foundation (AF) have entered into an agreement to develop highly qualified human resources in the area of science and technology within ASEAN Member States through the Chulabhorn Graduate Institute - ASEAN Foundation Post-graduate Scholarship Pro [ ... ]

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PhilAAST to conduct 65th Annual Convention, 8th As...
25 Aug 2016 03:11 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

ALABANG, Muntinlupa City- The Philippine Association for the Advancement of Science and Technology (PhilAAST) will hold its 65th Annual Convention, in conjunction with the 8th Asian Heads of Research Councils (ASIAHORCs) Joint Symposium, on 22 to 23 September 2016 at Sequoia Ballroom, Acacia Hotel M [ ... ]

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Call for Applications: Collaborative research on h...
25 Aug 2016 02:15 - Jessica Marie R. Suerte

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Library Health News

Breast cancer’s spread may be influenced by circad...
23 Sep 2016 00:24 - Lisa Rapaport

Variations in a gene involved in so-called circadian rhythms that control everything from cell division to sleep may also promote the spread of breast cancer to other organs, a new study suggests. I [ ... ]

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6 more Zika cases recorded in Philippines
21 Sep 2016 00:07 - Sheila Crisostomo

MANILA, Philippines – Six more cases of Zika virus infection were documented in the country, bringing to nine the total number of cases recorded this year, the Department of Health (DOH) said yester [ ... ]

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Giving babies eggs and nuts early may avert allerg...
21 Sep 2016 00:00 - Lisa Rapaport

Infants who get a taste of eggs and peanuts starting when they’re as young as 4 months old may have a lower risk of developing allergies to those foods than babies who try them later, a research rev [ ... ]

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When you’re spotted
20 Sep 2016 00:18 - Dr. Kaycee Reyes

Why and how vitiligo affects you and your skin
Have you ever wondered why Michael Jackson’s skin color has changed through the years? A quick Google search about the King of Pop and you will see  [ ... ]

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Eat and drink ‘wellness’
20 Sep 2016 00:15 - Cory Quirino

FOOD is your medicine. If you choose to have more medicine on your plate, then eat nutritiously. There are many delicious approaches to eating (and drinking) right. Spicy brews All that spice is eve [ ... ]

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Too little sleep, or too much, linked to risk of h...
20 Sep 2016 00:07 - Lisa Rapaport

Sleep irregularities may be tied to a variety of health problems, such as diabetes and obesity, that can increase the risk of cardiovascular disease, a leading U.S. doctors group says. The risk may  [ ... ]

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