Monday, December 9, 2019
Home Health

Health

BREAST CANCER: FILIPINO WOMEN’S ENEMY NO. 1

“Cancer is really hard to go through and it’s really hard to watch someone you love go...

If bites could kill

Cirilo Estigoy, who died at the age of 92 in 2002, was very popular in his barrio when he was still alive.  The...

AIDS DOES MATTER

“We know very clearly by a number of studies that if you treat a person who is infected with HIV and bring...
Photos sourced by author from the internet

Protecting yourself from dengue-carrying mosquitoes

Photos sourced by author from the internet With 229,736 cases in the country, including 958 deaths, from January 1...

TEEN PREGNANCY NOW A “NATIONAL SOCIAL EMERGENCY”

“Teen pregnancy is a communal problem, a family problem, and a personal problem all rolled into one....

FIGHTING DENGUE ON ALL FRONTS

“We can control dengue if we work together.”  -- Dr. Allan Schapira, an epidemiologist with the regional office...

GETTING TO KNOW THE DEADLY MENINGOCOCCEMIA

There was this warning circulated online that a kindergarten pupil died of the deadly meningococcemia in one...

MUCH ADO ABOUT DENGUE FEVER

If there’s a deadly disease these days that needs no introduction, it’s dengue fever and its lethal...

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...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
broken clouds
23.9 ° C
24 °
23.9 °
94 %
1.5kmh
75 %
Wed
24 °
Thu
27 °
Fri
26 °
Sat
27 °
Sun
27 °