34th PCHRD Anniversary

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PhilAAST to conduct 65th Annual Convention, 8th As...
25 Aug 2016 03:11 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

ALABANG, Muntinlupa City- The Philippine Association for the Advancement of Science and Technology (PhilAAST) will hold its 65th Annual Convention, in conjunction with the 8th Asian Heads of Research Councils (ASIAHORCs) Joint Symposium, on 22 to 23 September 2016 at Sequoia Ballroom, Acacia Hotel M [ ... ]

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Call for Applications: Collaborative research on h...
25 Aug 2016 02:15 - Jessica Marie R. Suerte

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Ethnic groups are not exempted from the consequenc...
22 Aug 2016 08:15 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

PUERTO PRINCESA, PALAWAN- “Ethnic groups worldwide are not exempted from the consequences of the changing environment,” thus emphasized during the session on Indigenous Health System and Environmental Pressures last 10th Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) Week celebration on 10 A [ ... ]

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#PNHRS2016 recognizes local health researches
22 Aug 2016 02:58 - Carla P. San Diego

Local health researches, both by students and professionals, were recognized in the recently concluded 10th Philippine National Health Research System Week Celebration in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan last August 10-11, 2016.   MHRDC Executives award Certificate of Recognition to Mr. Joener [ ... ]

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Corporate Social Responsibility expert shares ways...
22 Aug 2016 01:02 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

PUERTO PRINCESA, PALAWAN- When asked how Unilab Foundation engages their stakeholders to support their advocacies, Ms. Rhodora Palomar-Fresnedi, Unilab Foundation Executive Director, emphasized the importance of “craft, curate, and communicate” during her presentation for the Health Research Com [ ... ]

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10th PNHRS Week to highlight research and innovati...
01 Aug 2016 01:41 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

PUERTO PRINCESA, Palawan- The country’s health research community will once again celebrate the annual Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) Week on 10-11 August 2016 at the Citystate Asturias Hotel. With the theme “Research andInnovation for Health and the Environment,” the 10t [ ... ]

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Library Health News

Getting enough omega-3 may cut risk of diabetic re...
25 Aug 2016 00:31 - Kathryn Doyle

For adults with type 2 diabetes, following a Mediterranean diet including at least two servings of fatty fish per week may lower the risk of diabetic retinopathy, according to an observational study f [ ... ]

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Regular nibbling on nuts linked to low inflammatio...
25 Aug 2016 00:27 - Madeline Kennedy

Eating a handful of nuts five times per week may reduce inflammation, a condition that contributes to heart disease, diabetes and many other chronic illnesses, say the authors of a recent U.S. study.  [ ... ]

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Study shows extent of brain damage from Zika infec...
24 Aug 2016 00:36 - Julie Steenhuysen

A report released on Tuesday shows in graphic detail the kind of damage Zika infections can do to the developing brain - damage that goes well beyond the devastating birth defect known as microcephaly [ ... ]

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Gum disease linked to heart disease
24 Aug 2016 00:33 - Carolyn Crist

A report from The Netherlands adds to the evidence tying chronic gum disease to heart disease and stroke. In a study of more than 60,000 dental patients, those with gum disease were twice as likely t [ ... ]

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What you should know about smoking and drinking
23 Aug 2016 00:18 - Cory Quirino

Each time you take a puff, you are inhaling 4,000 chemicals, including 43 known cancer-causing compounds With pollution in food, air and water as well as the stressful state of emotions, one is bom [ ... ]

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The mosquito menace in the Philippines
23 Aug 2016 00:14 - Eduardo Gonzales

Mosquitoes can transmit many infectious diseases that are caused by a variety of microorganisms to people, but these diseases are mostly confined to certain geographical are [ ... ]

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