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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

Prevent holiday heart attack
16 Dec 2014 07:21 - Cheshire Que

We have seen an increase in the incidence of heart attacks occurring during this time of the year. Unfortunately it peaks around Christmas and the New Year’s when everyone is enjoying the festivitie [ ... ]

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The season for more heart and vascular ailments is...
16 Dec 2014 07:09 - Alixandra Caole Vila

MANILA, Philippines - Christmas is a time of joy where we gather with friends and family to celebrate. It is also the time when people are more likely to over exert themselves in revelry and to over i [ ... ]

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You’d better watch out for food poisoning
16 Dec 2014 07:01 - Ching M. Alano

The merriest  and “buying-est” and “eating-est”  season of all is upon us. So, eat, drink, and be merry, but be very wary as the incidence of food poisoning rises during the h [ ... ]

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Protecting bones from calcium deficiency
16 Dec 2014 06:56 - Philippine Star

MANILA, Philippines - Of all the conditions associated with calcium deficiency, most people have heard of osteoporosis.  It’s a debilitating ailment that causes bones to become weak and fragile [ ... ]

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Learn something new about wellness today
16 Dec 2014 06:48 - Cory Quirino

As in the most ideal of diets, small, measured but frequent portions are recommended to keep your body energy up but your weight under control. So, too, for the mind. When it comes to information gat [ ... ]

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People who feel younger may live longer
16 Dec 2014 06:41 - Kathryn Doyle

Everyone dies, but a new study says feeling sprightly might suggest a person has more time left than people who feel their age or older. Older people in the UK who felt at least three years younger t [ ... ]

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