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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 sodium diet may predict high blood pressure t...
30 Jul 2015 00:23 - Kathryn Doyle

As dietary sodium levels go up over time, so does the risk for high blood pressure, suggests a new study that followed more than 4,000 adults in Japan for four years. The study did not measure dietar [ ... ]

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Work-related stress may be more dangerous than you...
29 Jul 2015 00:49 - Philippine Star

MANILA, Philippines - How much work is too much work?   The Grant Thornton International survey reported that 76 percent of Filipino business owners are highly stressed. It added that tak [ ... ]

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Insulin resistance might increase Alzheimer’s risk...
29 Jul 2015 00:25 - Lisa Rapaport

Insulin resistance may increase the risk for Alzheimer’s disease by depriving the brain of sugar needed for normal cognition, a small study suggests. “By altering insulin resistance in midlife,  [ ... ]

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Skipping breakfast may be bad for diabetics
29 Jul 2015 00:14 - Lisa Rapaport

People with type 2 diabetes who skip breakfast and fast until noon may have blood sugar spikes throughout the day, a small study suggests. When 22 patients with type 2 diabetes missed their morning m [ ... ]

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29 doable changes to help you be healthier and hap...
28 Jul 2015 01:27 - Tyrone M. Reyes, M.D.

Making major changes in lifestyle habits isn’t easy.  But we know that there are people who have successfully made remarkable changes in their lives — even if they achieved these changes one  [ ... ]

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Healthy food can be tasty, too!
28 Jul 2015 01:22 - Philippine Star

MANILA, Philippines - Healthy dishes seem to always get unfavorable reactions because most think that the “healthy” tag also means bland and tasteless. Bad reputations tend to stick, even with foo [ ... ]

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