Mylan Launches Hepatitis C Awareness Campaign In Association With The Hepatology Society of Philippines

Around 1% of the estimated 100 million Filipinos have chronic hepatitis C Mylan, one of the world’s leading global pharmaceutical companies, in association with the Hepatology Society of Philippines (HSP), launched an awareness campaign for Hepatitis C in the country. The BEATHepC (Become educated, aware, tested and treated) campaign aims at spreading awareness about the disease. It will…

Manila Water Foundation, Partners Call To End Open Defecation During World Toilet Day Celebration

Manila Water Foundation, a local water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) organization, together with Manila Water Company, UNICEF Philippines, Department of Health (DOH), and Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) – NCR called for zero open defecation during its celebration of the World Toilet Day last November 19 at Brgy. Loyola Heights, Quezon City.

LoveYourself Expands with Three New HIV Testing Sites

The LoveYourself, Inc., the leading community-led HIV services provider, will be opening its three new HIV testing centers – two in the National Capital Region (NCR) and one in Cebu City. “This move aims to address the growing numbers of HIV infection among the youth and at risk populations,” LoveYourself founder and executive director Ronivin…

GAOC Opens Newest Clinic At Ayala Vertis North

Gan Advanced Osseointegration Center (GAOC), the leading dental clinic in the Philippines and one of the best in Southeast Asia, is unrelenting in its growth and expansion as it opens its newest clinic to date at the Ayala Malls Vertis North. Upholding GAOC’s philosophy of excellence and personalized service, GAOC Vertis North, their 10 th clinic, aims to…

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…