34th PCHRD Anniversary
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In the News
The Novartis Biotechnology Leadership Camp (BioCamp) is a pioneering annual biotechnology seminar for entrepreneurial, postgraduate students in science or business who are interested in pursuing a career in biotechnology. Themed "Cultivating health innovations for sustainable countrywide developm [ ... ]Read more..
Wonder plant Moringa oleifera, also known as Malunggay, adds colorectal cancer, the third most common cancer in the world, in the list of diseases it can prevent. In a study presented by Ms. Marietta Rodriguez of the Food and Nutrition Research Institute – Department of Science and Technology, [ ... ]Read more..
TAGAYTAY CITY, Cavite- The Philippines, through the Department of Science and Technology-Food and Nutrition Research Institute (DOST-FNRI), hosted the “APEC Workshop on Strategies to Address Non-communicable Diseases through Science, Technology and Innovation: Nutrigenomics Approach” on 15- [ ... ]Read more..
LOS BAÑOS, Laguna- The Department of Science and Technology (DOST), through the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD), will provide additional 1000 RxBox telehealth devices in the country. The roll out was launched during the Science Nation Tour on 9 June 2016 at the Phil [ ... ]Read more..
PASAY CITY, Metro Manila – In the recently concluded 5th eHealth Summit led by the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD), Dr. Peter San Diego, Jr., a cardiologist from the Philippine Heart Center, talks about the implications of health data research and how the issue of pr [ ... ]Read more..
PASAY CITY, Metro Manila- The Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD), Department of Health (DOH), and SMART Communications named winners of #ThinkOpenHealth at the 5th Philippine eHealth Summit on 3 June 2013 at the Philippine International Convention Center. The #ThinkOpenH [ ... ]Read more..
Library Health News
Scientists studying the Zika outbreak in Brazil say previous exposure to another mosquito-borne virus, dengue, may exacerbate the potency of Zika infection. Early-stage laboratory findings by researc [ ... ]Read more..
Being overweight at 18 to 20 years old may signal that a man is headed for severe liver disease decades later, according to a large, long-term study from Sweden. Researchers followed more than 44,000 [ ... ]Read more..
Women around the age of menopause with elevated blood fats known as triglycerides may also have elevated risk of breaking a bone, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers followed more than 2,000 pre-men [ ... ]Read more..
Soy isoflavones in foods or supplements, and some herbal remedies may help reduce menopause symptoms like hot flashes and vaginal dryness, according to a review of 62 studies. But not all complementa [ ... ]Read more..
SHORT of telling you to hit the gym daily or do 1,500 abdominal crunches at home, here are some tips to keep that tummy of yours as flat as possible.
Restrict—The fastest and surest way to she [ ... ]