Monday, August 19, 2019
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YES, IT’S DENGUE SEASON AGAIN!

(First of Two Parts) They are among the most feared creatures these days.  A single bite from one...

HEALTH: WHY RISING HIV INFECTION MATTERS

Second of Two Parts While undergoing treatment for tuberculosis (TB), 36-year-old “Kevin” came to know that he was positive...

WHY RISING HIV INFECTION MATTERS (First of Two Parts)

John grew up in the province and didn’t know if he should come out in the open.   Knowing that his parents are...

THE RISE OF DENGUE FEVER

With two deaths out from the 249 dengue cases from January to June 2019 this year, the local government unit (LGU) officials of...

HEALTH: THE FIGHT AGAINST COLON CANCER (Second of Two Parts)

Wilfredo (not his real name) grew up in a small town in Bansalan, Davao del Sur.  He used to eat vegetables, which his parents...

HEALTH: THE FIGHT AGAINST COLON CANCER (First of Two Parts)

“Colonoscopy saves lives,” Dr. James McKinnell, university assistant professor who also works at the Los Angeles BioMedresearch Institute in California, was quoted...

HEALTH: KIDNEY DISEASES ON THE RISE

“Organ donation saves lives and it is very important that every person has the power to save a life by becoming an organ donor.  It...

HEALTH: IN SEARCH OF CURE FOR DIABETES

At thirty-two, single and handsome, Ronald, a private-firm junior executive, was at the top of his career.  He liked parties and loved to overeat as...

HEALTH: BEAT Colon Cancer first before it beats you

Wilfredo grew up in a small town in Bansalan, Davao del Sur.  He used to eat vegetables, which his parents brought from...

HEALTH: DRUG ADDICTION: MOTHER OF ALL CRIMES

“I don’t like people involved in drugs. I don’t care if they are soldiers or policemen. I tell them that drug dealers and criminals in my city...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
broken clouds
24.5 ° C
27 °
22.8 °
94 %
1kmh
75 %
Sat
25 °
Sun
27 °
Mon
27 °
Tue
27 °
Wed
28 °