Red, white wine may keep sore throat away

An old study in 1988 found that wine had antibacterial properties, and the latest research has concluded that the acidity and alcohol concentration in wine was not responsible for this, as was previously believed. It was due to a number of organic compounds found in both red and white wines.

What to Do If You Can't Focus While Working Remotely

Nowadays, a lot of people consider working remotely. Having a computer and the Internet in your home allows you to do many jobs for which people had to come to the office just about twenty years ago. What is more, there are a lot of the rather "young" job positions, that are mostly occupied by remote workers and a lot of ways to work from home.

Sergio R. Ortiz- Luis Jr. Championing the Export Industry

The words of the late and former Trade and Industry Secretary Rizalino S. Navarro during the First National Export Summit in July, 1994 sums up the influential impact of the Philippine Exporters Confederation, Inc. (PHIL-EXPORT) on the national governance since then. Much of this is attributed to the vision and leadership of its President, Sergio R. Ortiz-Luis Jr. whose pro-active advocacy on issues affecting export promotion and development has resulted in reforms and benefits to the export and the business communities.

Ma. Flordeliza Cusi Leong: Advocacy on Nation Building Through Business & Beyond

NOW on Season 4, Business & Beyond has featured Cabinet officials, CEOs, leaders and entrepreneurs featuring trade, business and economic issues and insights grouped in themes. Since 2016 when it started, the show has echoed stakeholder sentiments through the Ten Point Priorities of the Duterte Administration for Season 1; Market and Product Priorities for Development and Growth for Season 2; Roadmap for Sustaining a Growing Economy for Season 3; and Global Mega Trends this Season.

Sarsaparilla Beef Brisket Stew

* Cook the beef brisket: Heat olive oil. Brown beef on both sides. Set aside. In the same pan, sauté onions in remaining oil. Add the beef back to the pan, followed by sarsaparilla and seasonings. Simmer for 1 hour. Add vinegar and mushrooms, and continue to simmer until beef is tender, about 30 to 50 more minutes.

Eliminate uric acid, prevent gout attacks

GOUT and arthritis are among blood conditions of people with diabetes, who are overweight, taking certain diuretics, and drinking too much alcohol. People who are on high protein diet also have increased levels of uric acid. This is when the kidneys cannot eliminate uric acid efficiently and it starts to crystallized and forming deposits in joints which lead to inflammation.

What you should know about vaping

WASHINGTON – The e-cigarette (electronic cigarette) or “vaping” is increasingly becoming popular among Filipinos, particularly the youth, as the number of public places that prohibit smoking is increasing and the recent higher tobacco taxes make smoking more expensive.

Cons of drinking coffee early in the morning

In our stomach, we have hydrochloric acid which is digesting our food. However, drinking coffee on an empty stomach makes the acid production go into overdrive. If you practice drinking coffee on empty stomach, the digestive system would later depend on the acid the coffee produces, thus making the digestion slower.