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We are inviting researchers to attend the 9th Medical Writing Workshop and 2nd Writeshop organized by the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) and Philippine Association of Medical Journal Editors (PAMJE) on January 14-15, 2016 at the Widus Hotel, [ ... ]Read more..
While most women and some men may be fond of getting their nails done, they may not be aware of the non-monetary costs involved in providing their desired nail services. According to a study, manicurists and pedicurists suffer from severe discomfort and pain due to the awkward posture and repetitive [ ... ]Read more..
Rinsing with water after brushing is part of the oral health habit of most people. However, previous studies suggested that post-brushing rinsing with excessive water may compromise the caries-reducing effect of fluoride toothpaste. Fluoride toothpaste is the most widely used topical fluoride prepa [ ... ]Read more..
Health care must transform in order to meet the challenges of the information age and address the greater demand for efficiency and for quality of health care services. With the growing popularity of mobile devices, people are starting to recognize the potential of these appara [ ... ]Read more..
For many, drinking coffee is a morning routine to start off a long working day. However, when heavy coffee drinkers start experiencing ailments related to their coffee intake, they resort to having coffee substitutes. Coffee substitutes are coffee-like brews made with the parts of roasted plants s [ ... ]Read more..
Doctors are often stereotyped for their bad handwriting. According to a study, this illegibility of doctors’ handwriting in medical prescriptions is often the cause of medication errors. Proper writing of prescriptions involves a strict format which includes superscription, inscription, subscript [ ... ]Read more..
Library Health News
The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday that in 2014 it had recorded the highest number of new HIV cases in its European Region, which also includes Central Asia, since the start of repor [ ... ]Read more..
Loneliness can increase the risk of premature death by 14% in older adults, according to a study published on Monday that posits a physiological basis for the phenomenon. The dangers of social isolat [ ... ]Read more..
The discovery that won the latest Nobel Prize for Medicine wouldn’t have been much of a revelation to doctors in ancient China. Pharmaceutical chemist Tu Youyou established that the compound artem [ ... ]Read more..