11 Reasons To Donate Blood

For every seven patients who enter a hospital, one of them would need to undergo blood transfusion. Often, victims of car accidents or those suffering traumatic injuries could need up to 100 units of donated blood . Every blood donation Read More …

Safety Tips Do’s & Don’ts on Expired Food

The website for the Phil Laws and Jurisprudence databank defines expiry as based on RA#7394, Consumer Act of the Philippines, states”…ae) “Expiry or expiration date” means the date stated on the label of food, drug, cosmetic, device or hazardous substance Read More …

Slowly Quit Smoking for Good

The DOH is certainly creating waves with its increased propaganda on smoking, as we celebrate World No Tobacco Day last May 31. Rappler shares an interesting article on the link between smoking and heart disease. To quote, ‘…Health Secretary Francisco Read More …

Quirky Facts About the Thyroid Gland

#1 – The butterfly-shaped thyroid gland is located in the neck. Hormones produced by the thyroid direct calorie consumption, oxygen usage, digestion, the brain and neuromuscular function. #2 – Typically, women are more prone to thyroid issues than men. #3 Read More …