34th PCHRD Anniversary

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DOST, DOH hold 5th Philippine eHealth Summit; hig...
26 May 2016 07:52 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

PASAY CITY, Metro Manila- The Department of Science and Technology (DOST), through the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD), and the Department of Health (DOH) will hold the 5th Philippine eHealth Summit on 3 June 2016 at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC [ ... ]

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UK – Southeast Asia Small Scale Research Partnersh...
26 May 2016 01:26 - Super User

        RCUK – DOST-PCHRD Research Partnership 2016 Call Specifications

The UK – Southeast Asia Small Scale Research Partnerships Call for Proposals 16 is an initiative between Research Councils UK (RCUK) and Southeast Asian Research Organizations (SEA ROs [ ... ]

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Anxiety and Depression: A new battle after a hear...
20 May 2016 06:36 - Carla P. San Diego

Source: http://goo.gl/J3GKAe   Just when you think you have won the battle against heart disease, think again. Adult survivors of congenital heart disease (CHD) of the outpatient department of the University of the Philippines – Philippine General Hospital (UP-PGH) suffer from symptoms o [ ... ]

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Philippines, DOST to host APEC Workshop on the Dev...
16 May 2016 07:55 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

The Philippines, through the Department of Science and Technology (DOST)-Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD), will host the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Workshop on the Development of Herbal Medicine Database in Asia Pacific Region on 28 to 29 June 2016 at Hote [ ... ]

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Orthopedic global expert promotes PCHRD-supported ...
06 May 2016 05:44 - Ladylove May B. Baurile

CABUYAO, Laguna- Dr. Ramon Gustilo, a world renowned orthopedic surgeon and inventor, talked about his company, experiences, and the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD)-supported technology Axis Knee System in a meet-and-greet event with the press yesterday at the Orthopae [ ... ]

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1st DOST Technology Transfer Day features PCHRD in...
04 May 2016 09:55 - Super User

  Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) technologies were among the innovations featured during the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) 1st Technology Transfer Day held on 27 April 2016 at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila. With the theme “PROMISE: Promoting [ ... ]

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Library Health News

Fighting breast cancer
31 May 2016 00:43 - Sara Grace C. Fojas

More than 50 percent of breast cancer cases remain unexplained, according to the Philippine Breast Cancer Network. It is also a fact that one out of 13 women in the Philippines get breast cancer and [ ... ]

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Power over Cervical Cancer
31 May 2016 00:38 - Cheshire Que

You can protect yourself and your dreams
Filipinas are innately nurturing. When we fail to perform our roles as wives, mothers, and daughters due to health problems, we aren’t the only ones who s [ ... ]

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Something’s fishy
31 May 2016 00:33 - Eduardo Gonzales

What you need to know if you want to eat raw fish Have you ever wondered why fire is one of mankind’s greatest discoveries? It’s because with fire, humans began to cook food, which made it safe [ ... ]

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A dose of (anti) sunshine
31 May 2016 00:24 - Dr. Kaycee Reyes

Is SPF in a pill effective? Sunscreen has been a part of everyone’s skin regimen, as it is one of the most important factors in protecting the skin from the harsh free radicals that can lead to s [ ... ]

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G7 told to act on antibiotics as dreaded superbug ...
30 May 2016 00:51 - Kylie MacLellan and Ben Hirschler

Britain told the G7 industrial powers on Friday to do more to fight killer superbugs as the United States reported the first case in the country of a patient with bacteria resistant to a last-resort a [ ... ]

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Loss of Y chromosome linked to Alzheimer’s disease...
27 May 2016 02:22 - AFP

About one in five men over age 80 lose the Y chromosome from their blood cells, and this condition has now been linked to an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease, researchers said on Monday. The c [ ... ]

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