Mayor Julian 'Jolly' Reseueollo Dialysis Center Officially Opens Doors With Support From Bridge of Life - DaVita Medical Missions
...g kidney screening. During the screening, the medical team found that many residents had hypertension, one of the main causes of kidney disease in the filipino
population. The second Renal Awareness Camp is scheduled for July 25.
The first patient to receive kidney dialysis at the new Philippines fa...
Eating soy early in life may reduce breast cancer among Asian women
..., a senior investigator in the NCI Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics (DCEG).
The current study focused on women of Chinese, Japanese and filipino
descent who were living in San Francisco, Oakland, Los Angeles or Hawaii. Researchers interviewed 597 women with breast cancer and 966 healthy women. ...
Philip Morris International Forced to Drop Another Concert Sponsorship; Philippines Health Department Applauded for Taking Action
...ippines Department of Health for setting an
international example by taking aggressive action to enforce the country's
tobacco control law and protect filipino
children from this blatant effort
to market cigarettes to them. With this action, the Philippines government
is taking seriously its obligations under...
Philip Morris International Caught in Philippines in Another Concert Sponsorship
...p to be withdrawn.
Now health advocates are urging Philip Morris International to end its
involvement in an August 30 reunion concert by the popular filipino
Eraserheads, which has been called the "Beatles of the Philippines." Those
seeking tickets to the concert are being directed to http://www.marlb...
International Diabetes Federation gives grant to Philippine diabetes education program
...dy is part of a long-term, self-sustaining diabetes program which aims at reducing the burden of diabetes by improving self-care and behaviour.
Diabetes Self-Management Program goes to the heart of what the International Diabetes Federation BRIDGES program aims to achieve, said Linda Siminerio...
UHW Outlines Solutions to California's Health Crisis
WHO: Judy Chu, Board of Equalization member
Assemblyman Lloyd Levine
Nancy Watson, Community Health Council policy director
Aquilina Soriano, filipino
Worker Center's executive director
WHEN: Thursday, April 3, 6 p.m.
WHERE: UCLA Labor Center
675 S. Parkview Street
Veterans Organizations Call for Lung Cancer Screening
African American War Veterans, USA
Air Force Women Officers Association
Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine
American Coalition for filipino
American Ex-Prisoners of War
American Federation of Government Employees
American Military Retirees Association
American Military Soc...
New Poll Shows Catholics Around the World Believe Good Catholics Can Use Condoms
...ponsibility to help prevent the
spread of AIDS in a health care context, 87% of Irish Catholics; 86% of
Mexican Catholics; 73% of US Catholics; 65% of filipino
Catholics and 60%
of Ghanaian Catholics believe "Catholic hospitals and clinics that the
government funds should be required to include condoms as par...
Milk Firms in Philippines Violate Breastfeeding Code: WHO
... the deaths of 16,000 children in the Philippines each year. Although he would not say infant formula caused these deaths, he noted that the number of filipino
infants who are exclusively breastfed until the age of five months fell to 16 percent in 2003 from 20 percent in 1998.
Omi said infant formul...
Filipino Mothers Go Bare Protesting Against Milk Formula Companies
... A group of filipino
women exposed themselves outside the Supreme Court on Tuesday in support of breastfeeding as milk formula companies launched a legal challenge against...
Dwarf cloud rat rediscovered after 112 years
... CHICAGO-A team of filipino
and American scientists have rediscovered a highly distinctive mammal C a greater dwarf cloud rat C that was last seen 112 years ago. Furthermore, it ...
A rice future for Asia
... Working together with the TRF and PhilRice, IRRI is hosting a five-day rice camp (24-28 April 2006) at its headquarters in Los Baños for the Thai and filipino
students who are aged 16?8. During the five days, the students ?all of whom have been selected because of their interest in, or knowledge of, rice ?wi...
Study ties 'new' cell-death mechanism to developmental and degenerative brain disorders
...nalysis of two ataxia-causing mutations of the KCNC3 gene ?one present in a filipino
family and one in a French family. Although both mutations affect the firin...erent ways and apparently lead to different disease manifestations.
family's ataxia is an adult-onset type with prominent motor coordination sy...