34th PCHRD Anniversary

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In the News

Anxiety and Depression: A new battle after a hear...
20 May 2016 06:36 - Carla P. San Diego

Source: http://goo.gl/J3GKAe   Just when you think you have won the battle against heart disease, think again. Adult survivors of congenital heart disease (CHD) of the outpatient department of the University of the Philippines – Philippine General Hospital suffer from symptoms of anxiety [ ... ]

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Philippines, DOST to host APEC Workshop on the Dev...
16 May 2016 07:55 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

The Philippines, through the Department of Science and Technology (DOST)-Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD), will host the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Workshop on the Development of Herbal Medicine Database in Asia Pacific Region on 28 to 29 June 2016 at Hote [ ... ]

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Orthopedic global expert promotes PCHRD-supported ...
06 May 2016 05:44 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

CABUYAO, Laguna- Dr. Ramon Gustilo, a world renowned orthopedic surgeon and inventor, talked about his company, experiences, and the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD)-supported technology Axis Knee System in a meet-and-greet event with the press yesterday at the Orthopae [ ... ]

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Call for Research Proposals
05 May 2016 01:15 - Super User

  The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) partnered with the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development of the Department of Science and Technology (PCHRD – DOST) to implement the ilHealth STUDIES (Strengthening the Thrust for Universal Healthcare through Data, [ ... ]

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1st DOST Technology Transfer Day features PCHRD in...
04 May 2016 09:55 - Super User

  Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) technologies were among the innovations featured during the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) 1st Technology Transfer Day held on 27 April 2016 at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila. With the theme “PROMISE: Promoting [ ... ]

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Doctor-researcher promotes use of PCHRD’s HERDIN
03 May 2016 08:54 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

PASAY CITY, Metro Manila- During the workshop on Research of the 2nd Healthcare and Social Media Summit, Dr. Venus Oliva Cloma-Rosales of 101 Health Research promoted the use of Philippine Council for Health Research and Development’s (PCHRD’s) Health Research Information and Development Network [ ... ]

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Library Health News

Why can’t you sleep?
24 May 2016 00:54 - Cory Quirino

YOUR day is night and your night is day. If you have trouble sleeping, you are not alone. It isn’t just you watching the late-night shows or listening to pre-dawn radio programs. And so it appears t [ ... ]

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There is no science behind the organic food craze
24 May 2016 00:49 - Eduardo Gonzales

Every Saturday, the park in our subdivision becomes a market for organic produce and food. Despite the fact that the vegetables and other food items that are for sale are more expensive than their n [ ... ]

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Living with LUPUS
24 May 2016 00:32 - Manila Bulletin

Get to know more about the disease that may affect the women in our lives
We’ve heard it on television, being ruled out so many times in popular medical series House M.D. that a lupus diagnosis f [ ... ]

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Top 10 unhealthy foods
24 May 2016 00:27 - Willie T. Ong

For this article, I have listed down 10 “unhealthy” or fatty foods we can’t resist eating. Let’s start our list with number 10, going down to number 1. 10. Soft drinks. A scientific study lin [ ... ]

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Immediate aspirin after mini-stroke cuts risk of m...
24 May 2016 00:22 - Kathryn Doyle

Starting treatment with aspirin right after a mini-stroke greatly reduces the risk of a major stroke in the following days, according to a new analysis. Stroke causes one out of every 20 deaths in th [ ... ]

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Device and app can help save lives
23 May 2016 06:02 - Philippine Star

Drinking contaminated water is one of the causes of dysentery, typhoid, cholera and various intestinal diseases that adversely affect the health, and in many cases, claim the lives of countless Filipi [ ... ]

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