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Source: http://www.searo.who.int/entity/world_health_day/2015/world-health-day-2015-from-farm-to-plate-make-food-safe/en/ “A local food safety problem can rapidly become an international emergency. Investigation of an outbreak of foodborne disease is vastly more complicated,” stated W [ ... ]Read more..
The Philippine Health Research Ethics Board (PHREB) envisions the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), being one of the implementing agencies of the Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS), as an institution which actively promotes and supports advocacies for protection of human partici [ ... ]Read more..
The Medical Research Council (MRC) and the Department of Science and Technology – Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD) intend to work together to launch a joint call for research proposals which will support UK-Filipino health research collaborations. Scope The foc [ ... ]Read more..
In the onset of summer 2015, the Department of Health (DOH) emphasized the importance of having “enjoyable and healthy summer,” as most people are busy doing usual activities like swimming and travelling. In a statement, DOH Secretary Janette Loreto-Garin warned the public about six common sum [ ... ]Read more..
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Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) may be just as effective as anti-depressants in helping prevent people with chronic depression from relapsing, scientists said on Tuesday. Depression is one [ ... ]Read more..
For people who have both a common type of irregular heartbeat and a common sleep disorder, treating the sleep problem helps keep the heart rhythm under control, too, researchers say. The sleep disor [ ... ]Read more..