So the danger of antibiotics is two-pronged: We’re not only reaching a crisis stage where our overuse of antibiotics is leading to the spread of drug-resistant infections – so-called “superbugs” – but in many cases the drugs themselves inflict dreadful damage. Today’s focus is on how they can cripple the body’s attempts to heal itself.
“The market is flooded with cheap and unregistered toys whose quality, safety and suitability cannot be guaranteed. Under this situation, consumers, particularly parents, will have a huge responsibility to play in terms of picking the right toy for children that will not pose harm to their young bodies and minds,” said Thony Dizon, the group’s Chemical Safety Campaigner.
Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol said the processing of these products will soon be realized after an American engineering company has offered to establish in the Philippines a manufacturing facility which would produce in commercial quantities housing materials like hollow blocks and roofs using the said products as binders.
KIGALI, RWANDA - A groundbreaking international report on family planning shows the use of modern contraception on the rise in the Philippines, as family planning is increasingly viewed as critical to the country's economic prospects. The report also shows modern contraception has prevented over 2.5 million unintended pregnancies and over 600,000 unsafe abortions between July 2017 and July 2018.
WE now feel the cool breeze of the air, the atmosphere is cold which indicates that we’re in Christmas season — Christmas songs (most of Jose Mari Chan’s) being played in malls and parks, with sparkling lights hanging in the trees.
CHRISTMAS is just around the corner and you’re probably making plans now for the occasion. Christmas celebration would also mean spending a lot on gifts and decorations, buying stuff for children, friends and relatives, and good food on the table.
The venerable video game was used in a recent experiment to create a state of “flow” — the term psychologists use to describe a state of mind so engaged it makes the rest of the world fall away, and time pass more quickly.
MANILA, PHILIPPINES -- Beauty and aesthetic professionals from around the globe are finalizing their travel plans as they prepare for the World Congress of Dermopigmentation 2018 at the City of Dreams Manila on November 9-11.
WE have read plenty of skin problem solutions on the internet and even believe recommendations and suggestions of friends and relatives. Some may be effective while others may only worsen the condition.
WHEN some dogs hear their owners say “cat,” they perk up and become agitated. They may even run to a window and look out of it. But what does the word mean to the dog? Does it mean, “Pay attention, something is happening?” Or does the dog actually picture a cat in its mind?
IT’s true, Christmas is just around the corner and employees are looking forward to receive their 13th and 14th month plus cash bonuses (for government workers) and performance bonus (to workers in private firms). And that would mean a long list of gifts to buy for friends, loved ones and godchildren.
BLACK is back in fashion. As Paris women’s fashion week ends Tuesday, the spring-summer 2019 catwalk collections’ last nine days has been one long funeral procession of black, with a little bit of white and the odd dazzle of silver to lift the gloom.
DO you (always) procrastinate? Many believe that procrastinating is laziness but psychologists say perfectionists are often procrastinators. Well, whether you have the habit of always putting things off until the last minute, can you procrastinate in eating?