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Call for Applications: Novartis Biotechnology Lead...
10 Jul 2015 01:01 - Super User

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 "Building the Country's Human Resources for Better Health", the Loca [ ... ]

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e-Health Summit 2015: Scaling up eHealth Innovatio...
06 Jul 2015 02:46 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

    To strengthen its advocacy for a “Smarter Philippines” in the health sector, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is holding another e-Health Summit for the 2015 National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) on 28 July 2015 at SMX Convention Center, Pasay City. With t [ ... ]

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NSTW 2015 promotes better health through people-ce...
29 Jun 2015 09:39 - Laarnie T. Luna

The National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) 2015, carrying the theme “Philippines: A Science Nation Innovating for Global Competitiveness,” will feature exciting activities and exhibits to promote people-centered innovations for better health on 24-28 July 2015 at the SMX Convention Center,  [ ... ]

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8th National Medical Writing Workshop & 1st Writes...
23 Jun 2015 05:36 - Super User

    8th National Medical Writing Workshop & 1st Writeshop for Young Researchers
A Post-Convention Workshop of APAME 2015 in conjunction with FORUM 2015
Sofitel Philippine Plaza Hotel, Philippines, 27-28 August 2015
Organized by the Philippine Council for Health Research and Developmen [ ... ]

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Library Health News

High blood pressure in pregnancy tied to family ri...
28 Aug 2015 01:01 - Andrew M. Seaman

For women with pregnancy-related high blood pressure, the higher risk of hypertension that follows them through life may be due not just to the episode in pregnancy but also to family risk factors, re [ ... ]

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Global life expectancy rises, but people live sick...
28 Aug 2015 00:49 - Kate Kelland

People around the world are living longer, but many are also living sicker lives for longer, according to a study of all major diseases and injuries in 188 countries. General health has improved worl [ ... ]

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The Anatomy of Philippine Health Care: recurring p...
28 Aug 2015 00:31 - Nickky Faustine P. de Guzman, Reporter

OUR geographical location and growing population are still the top and perennial reasons why developing the Philippine health care system remains a challenge, said the Department of Health (DoH) and s [ ... ]

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Study: Working long hours may lead to problems get...
26 Aug 2015 00:01 - Philippine Star

MANILA, Philippines —  Recent study by researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medic [ ... ]

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Skipping blood pressure pills may raise heart fail...
25 Aug 2015 23:54 - Lisa Rapaport

Patients who frequently fail to take prescribed blood pressure-lowering medications may be more likely to wind up hospitalized for heart failure than people who only miss pills occasionally, an Italia [ ... ]

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Short time between pregnancies linked to osteoporo...
25 Aug 2015 23:49 - Lisa Rapaport

Women who have pregnancies less than a year apart may have a greater risk for osteoporosis later in life than those who wait longer between babies, a study suggests. Researchers compared the reproduc [ ... ]

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