Normin records close to 300 dialysis patients

By Jorie C. Valcorza CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Misamis Oriental, June 22 (PIA) — Latest renal disease registry posted 290 patients currently under dialysis here in Northern Mindanao. Sandra Oliveros, adult nephrology consultant, said that of the total figure, 130 patients were from Misamis Oriental, 65 from Lanao del Norte, 56 from Bukidnon, 35 from […]

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Congress approves bills on health, displaced persons

  TWO proposed measures aimed at promoting the rights of Filipinos were approved by the House of Representatives last week. House Bill (HB) 5627 seeks to provide monetary compensation including immediate relief and humanitarian assistance to victims of internal displacement, their families and communities and to ensure their safe return, resettlement and rehabilitation in their […]


By Henrylito D. Tacio Blood is essential for good health because the body depends on a steady supply of fuel and oxygen to reach its billions of cells. Even the heart couldn’t survive without blood flowing through the vessels that bring nourishment to its muscular walls. Blood also carries carbon dioxide and other waste materials […]

Dessert Strip opens branch at Robinsons-CdO

By JOE PALABAO Correspondent DESSERT Strip openened its first ever branch on November 28 at the 2nd level of Robinsons Mall-Limketkai Drive, Cagayan de Oro City. Dessert Strip is a 100% home-made cookies and pastries with world class baking ingredients. Cakes, cookies and pastries lovers will now have the choice from an array of home […]

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A Slimming Supplement to jumpstart a sexier and healthier lifestyle

People often resort to food supplements to replace a healthy diet of protein and vitamin-rich foods, and moderate physical activity. But health capsules still work best with good eating habits, daily exercise, and the right attitude. Fitness guru Coach Chappy Callanta and wellness advocate Dr. Marthony Basco explained how one can make the most out […]


by Henrylito D. Tacio “Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.” So said American statesman Benjamin Franklin. Happy? Certainly. But healthy as well? Maybe. Beer is the world’s oldest and most widely consumed alcoholic beverage and the third most popular drink overall (after water and tea). It is produced […]

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