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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...

According to medical statistics, millions of people are affected by thyroid diseases. Unfortunately, most people doesn’t even know that they already have one. But the sadder fact is that most of these people are women. That is the reason why the International Thyroid Awareness Week was created, to make people more informed about the importance of the tyhroid...

Thyroid disorders are some of the most common diseases worldwide. In the Philippines, one in every 11 adults suffers from goiter or other thyroid disorders. Despite the prevalence of these cases, many of us are still unaware of how our thyroid works and how thyroid disorders can greatly affect our lives. Merck, one of the leading science and healthcare innovation...

Being pregnant is a wonderful thing. That feeling of excitement that after several more months of waiting, you will finally see your baby out of your womb, it is exhilarating. But carrying the baby in your womb, nurturing and taking care of yourself at the same time, can be more complicated than the waiting game itself. For some, if not most of us, pregnancy can be...

I was able to taste a dish made with Quorn two years ago in Bonifacio Global City where the British Festival was held. I was with my kids and there was this Quorn booth which had this long line of people waiting to have a taste of their cooked meals. I can still remember how I wished that Quorn was available for purchase that day. When I was invited to the launch...

Do you know what your vitality age is? Vitality age is your age according to the current state of your health and well-being, and not according to the number of years on your birthday calendar. You may be as young as 20 but your vitality age is 30 while there are persons who are 40 but their vitality age is only 30. Philam Vitality Active is a mobile app which will...