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DOST joins the 10th National Biotechnology Week ce...
28 Oct 2014 09:37 - Richmond Acosta

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) celebrates the 10th National Biotechnology Week (NBW) on 24-29 November 2014. The NBW celebration is annually celebrated by the DOST together with the Department of Education (DepEd), the Department of Health (DOH), the Department of Agriculture (DA), [ ... ]

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MD-PhD program in Molecular Medicine lauded as mod...
28 Oct 2014 09:32 - Richmond Acosta

Prof. Fortunato Dela Peña, Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Undersecretary for Scientific and Technological Services, lauded the MD-PhD Molecular Medicine Scholarship Program as a good model for human resource development programs in science and technology during the signing of Memorandu [ ... ]

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DOST renews MD-PhD Scholarship Program with UP Man...
28 Oct 2014 09:23 - Richmond Acosta

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) renews its support for the MD-PhD in Molecular Medicine Scholarship Program with the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the University of the Philippines Manila (UPM) at the UP - College of Medicine on October 8, 2014.
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Momsie - DOST’s response to malnutrition during di...
28 Oct 2014 09:07 - Richmond Q. Acosta

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and United Nations (UN) - World Food Programme (WFP) pushed for the distribution of Momsie, a ready-to eat supplementary food developed by the Food and Nutrition Research Institute (FNRI),  during emergencies and disasters. Made from monggo, soyb [ ... ]

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Library Health News

Don’t waste your money on alkaline drinking water...
27 Jan 2015 03:41 - Eduardo Gonzales

 Is alkaline drinking water beneficial to the body? Is it worth buying those contraptions that convert ordinary tap water into alkaline water? A friend of mine said he has felt better since he sh [ ... ]

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Answers to 10 of your biggest exercise questions
27 Jan 2015 03:29 - Tyrone M. Reyes, M.D.

Exercise offers a multitude of rewards. Done properly and regularly, it can lower your blood pressure, improve blood cholesterol levels, and reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease.  It hel [ ... ]

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Thinking, feeling and doing well
27 Jan 2015 03:22 - Cory Quirino

What you think, what you feel and what you do must move in harmony. Your mind, your heart and your hands will determine who you are and what you will become. What you think As the master-control and [ ... ]

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Breast cancer patients lack knowledge of their tum...
27 Jan 2015 02:14 - Andrew M. Seaman

Women with breast cancer often don’t know what kind of tumors they have, a new study found. Not knowing one’s tumor features isn’t necessarily tied to worse outcomes, but better knowledge might [ ... ]

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Gates sees 'miracle' tools for AIDS by 2030 in vac...
26 Jan 2015 00:35 - Reuters

Two new tools to fight AIDS should be available by 2030 in the form of a vaccine and new intense drug treatments, ending most cases of a disease that has killed millions in the past 30 years, Bill Gat [ ... ]

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Metabolism pointer for quitting smoking
23 Jan 2015 05:27 - Business World

 How quickly a smoker breaks down nicotine is a guide to which therapy is best for kicking the habit, according to research published recently.

Most smokers who try to give up tobacco fail withi [ ... ]

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