Dulcolax | 5 Telltale Signs You’re Constipated

Discomfort, days of waiting and, sometimes, tears are only some of the things constipated people go through on a daily basis. You know that expression, “It looks like you’re constipated,” referring to your facial expression? That means you have a pained look; an expression that conveys you’ve been suffering. The suffering is real. There is…

Seafarers’ Mental Health Take Center Stage At SM

Over 25% of the world’s seafarers show signs of depression, according to the International Maritime Charity Sailor’s Society. Stress, harassment, bullying, fatigue, loneliness, and isolation from family can easily impact their mental health, which makes seafaring the second-most at risk profession worldwide when it comes to suicide. To shine light on the issue, Gregorio Oca…

Mondelez Philippines Supports Philippine Society of Nutritionist-Dietitians’ Annual Convention

The Philippine Society of Nutritionist-Dietitians, Inc.’s (PSND) annual convention was held last September 19 and 20 at the Diamond Hotel in Manila. The convention focused on the theme “Adding More Life to Years: An Integrative Approach to Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) Prevention.” NCDs refer to chronic diseases which may last for long periods of time and…

Philippines Welcomes A Bigger, Better and Stronger GNC

General Nutrition Centers (GNC Philippines), a leading nutrition and wellness brand, announces it is now BIGGER, BETTER and STRONGER. GNC, a pioneer in the health and supplement industry, has been in the Philippines since 1994 and now operates around 40 stores throughout the country. All stores in the Philippines now offer a premium shopping experience…

Fight Undernutrition Through Proper Handwashing

Local WASH organization raises awareness about handwashing with clean water and soap and its links to nutrition throughout the month of October. The simple habit of handwashing with clean water and soap can save you from undernutrition and communicable diseases. To amplify this call, Manila Water Foundation, a local water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) organization…

School Meals Can Improve Children’s Health Status

Parents can now worry less when it comes to obtaining the proper nutrition for their children. One of the appreciable things about school food is that a parent can be assured that their kids are given access to a balanced and healthy meal. Imbalanced diet and health problems have been relevant to the Philippines for…