AXA Philippines Now Offers One-Touch Red Button Emergency Assistance To Motor Policyholders

AXA Philippines motor policyholders can now enjoy 24/7 emergency roadside assistance coverage across the country for an additional P300.00. This new service is available through the AXA Assist app, which presents a first-of-its-kind emergency red button. In case of emergencies, the application sends a distress message and the location of the policyholder to emergency contact…

Triathletes of All Ages Dominate MediCard Sprint Tri 2018

Beginner and seasoned triathletes prevailed over the first-ever MediCard Sprint Triathlon at Fontana Leisure Park in Clark, Pampanga with teenager Adrian Thomas Dionisio (male category aged 15-17) clinching the top spot at 1:07:46 and Julie Somoso (female category aged 50 and above) leading her age group  at 1:59:28. The triathlon included a 600-m swim, 20-km bike,…

Essilor’s Eye Can Succeed Awarded Golden World Awards

Eye Can Succeed, an advocacy campaign dedicated to improving Filipino lives by improving sight, won its first global award, the Golden World Awards for Excellence in Public Relations – Healthcare category. Held at the Hotel Catalonia, Barcelona Plaza in Spain and attended by delegates from 60 countries worldwide, the GWA awarded Essilor’s Eye Can Succeed…

Automated Healthcare At Its Finest

Top executives of Manila Doctors Hospital and Maxicare Healthcare Corporation recently gathered together at the 2nd floor of Manila Doctors in Ermita, Manila to inaugurate the newest Maxicare HealthHub, a one-stop health hub that utilizes cutting-edge technology to streamline the process of going for a medical consultation.

Korina Sanchez-Roxas Premieres “HIV Rising” Documentary On “Sunday’s Best”

Award-winning broadcast journalist Korina Sanchez-Roxas is back with a documentary called “HIV Rising” about the growing number of HIV cases in the Philippines that will premiere this Sunday (December 9) on ABS-CBN’s “Sunday’s Best.” Through the documentary, which is produced by ABS-CBN DocuCentral, Korina takes on the HIV advocacy to spread information about HIV that…

10th TAHC Congress: Harnessing the contribution of T&CM to health, wellness and people-centered health care

Recognizing the traditional and alternative healthcare in the country, the government proclaimed the month of November as the Traditional and Alternative Health Care Month. In line with this, the Philippines Institute of Traditional and Alternative Health Care celebrated the 10th TAHC Congress, which was aimed at harnessing the contribution of traditional and complementary medicines (T&CM)…

Watsons Continues To Give Smiles Through Operation Smile

Nothing can brighten a day like seeing the precious smile of a child. That is why leading health and beauty retailer, Watsons Philippines, has been partnering with Operation Smile since 2013 in giving children born with cleft lip and cleft palate a chance to smile through free and safe surgeries. In the Philippines, an estimated…

Pista Ng Paggamutang Pilipino 2018, A Celebration Of Traditional And Alternative Medicine In The Philippines

Long before the introduction of modern medicine, the Philippines has its own traditional medical practices that our ancestors have embraced and believed to be effective. And these have been passed to generation after generation. And as modern medicine progresses to new heights, peoples of the world, on the other hand, have started recognizing the healing…