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Though some of us may still prefer coffee most of the time, a tea drink is still our best choice no matter what the weather or season is. We can help ourselves or serve a good tasting tea drink any time of the day, with or without a snack to pair it with. But more important than all of these, is the fact that there are many research studies which shows how tea can...

As moms, serving good food and seeing our kids and spouses delighted with how they taste is usually the highlight of our days. But with the onset of so many food-related diseases (e.g. heart diseases, diabetes, obesity), it will always be wise to be informed if we are really using the healthiest ingredients in our everyday dishes. This includes the humble but one...

Pediculosis or head lice infestation is one of the most common health problems in the country, especially among children. Aside from being irritating, head lice are contagious and tough to get rid of. They can also cause severe itchiness and infection of the scalp. Lice-infested children are often the targets of bullying in school, where they are called names and...

PSAAI News Release – A group of allergists — doctors who specialize in treating allergies — has warned the public against the practice of some doctors or diagnostic centers that offer certain expensive tests to detect suspected food allergies, which they said could lead to “unwanted consequences” and “unnecessary expenses” for patients and...

Why is it important that we only give what’s right for our kids when it comes to vitamins and medicines? For moms like us, we know the answer by heart. It’s because we want our kids to get exactly what they need, “walang labis at walang kulang”. It’s the same policy we follow right from the moment when our babies were born. We find the...

Re-establishing routines and adapting to school hours are a few things that make going back to school a difficult transition for children. But for many kids, this is just a fraction of what they have to deal with when school season starts. A medical check-up by the Department of Education Health and Nutrition of over 3 million public school students showed that 436,325...

Healthcare in the Philippines had evidently changed over decades. With the change of times came better facilities and brighter health professionals. Dr. Jesus C. Delgado Memorial Hospital had been one of the hospitals which had seen and implemented these kinds of improvements over the years. But there’s one thing which Delgado had been consistent on and it’s...