Could you have thyroid disease?

Did you know that several Filipinos suffer from thyroid-related disorders? At last January’s 13th Goiter Awareness Week forum, the Philippine Thyroid Association revealed that of 106 million Filipinos, 9 million (or 8.9 percent) more Pinoys have some form of thyroid disease—a staggering number next to the 5 to 6 million Filipinos affected with diabetes. A…

MakatiMed Patient ID Card Now Powered By MVP Rewards

Makati Medical Center patients can now enjoy deals and privileges through the MakatiMed Patient ID Card which is now powered by MVP Rewards. Patients can unlock deals and discounts by showing their card to partner establishments nationwide. Along with easier and accurate registration benefits, the MakatiMed Patient ID card with the MVP Rewards sticker will…

Makati Medical Center To Engage In Global Clinical Trials With Novotech

In a continuous endeavor to pursue clinical excellence, Makati Medical Center recently signed a memorandum of agreement with multi-award winning contract research organization (CRO) Novotech Pty Ltd. to engage in global clinical trials. The collaboration aims to further the research studies that would advance medical care in the country. MakatiMed’s investigators composed of doctors and…

Makati Medical Center Offers Free Pregnancy Forum For Moms-To-Be

MakatiMed offers free pregnancy forum for moms-to-be on May 18. Top hospital in the Philippines Makati Medical Center (MakatiMed) invites parents and parents-to-be to a free series of lay forums titled, “Pregnancy & Beyond.” On May 18, participants can learn about Postpartum Blues, Immunization, and Motherhood for Millennial Moms at the 8th Floor Auditorium Tower…

Makati Medical Center Inks Partnership with Parkway Hospitals Singapore

Maintaining its position as one of the top hospitals in the Philippines, Makati Medical Center (MakatiMed) has recently signed a partnership with Parkway Hospitals Singapore (PHSPL), one of the leading providers of private healthcare in Asia, for the continued advancement of medical education and services between the two hospitals. The Singapore-based institution chose MakatiMed to…

Men’s Top Questions About Prostate Cancer, Answered

While most men are aware that prostate cancer exists, it remains a largely undiscussed disease. The fact remains, however, that prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men and is actually more widespread than breast cancer in women. MakatiMed, a top hospital in the Philippines, answers questions about prostate cancer. What are the symptoms? Signs of…