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Public Consultation on Graphic Health Warning Implementing Rules and Regulations (GHW IRR) will be on May 25, 2015, 9:00 AM at the Pearl Hotel Manila. See Attached Files: a) Draft Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of RA 10643 b) Annex B of Draft IRR [ ... ]Read more..
RxBox live demonstration during Juan, Konek! program. “Through the eHealth and RxBox, diagnosis can be possible even without personal visit to the doctors,” said Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Secretary Mario Montejo during the digital empowerment program Juan, Ko [ ... ]Read more..
DOST Secretary Mario Montejo during his discussion about the benefits of online government services. The Department of Science and Technology Information and Communications Technology (DOST-ICT) Office encouraged every Filipino to connect to the internet and access online govern [ ... ]Read more..
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Two years after surgery, people who have had gastric bypass have better control of their type 2 diabetes than people who did not, but also had higher risk of infections and bone fractures, according t [ ... ]Read more..
Pregnant women who take the painkiller paracetamol regularly for long periods may put their unborn sons' testosterone levels at risk, leading to possible reproductive problems later in life, researche [ ... ]Read more..
Cholesterol-lowering drugs such as statins may reduce the risk of stroke in low-risk elderly patients, a French study suggests. People who took statins or fibrates, another type of cholesterol-loweri [ ... ]Read more..
Victims of childhood bullying are more likely to be overweight or obese as adults and have a higher risk of developing heart disease, diabetes and other illnesses, according to a study by British psyc [ ... ]Read more..