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Air pollution leads to 7M premature deaths yearly

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By PNA GENEVA — Some 7 million people die prematurely every year from air pollution, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment said Monday ahead ...
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Neck, back pains can be symptoms of spinal arthritis: health expert

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By Ma. Teresa Montemayor, PNA MANILA — A health expert on Tuesday urged the public not to neglect severe and prolonged neck and back pains as they can be ...
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Over 100 brands of maintenance medication now VAT-free

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In the latest development provided by the implementation of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law, over 100 brands of maintenance medication are now exempted from ...
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19th Malasakit Center opens in Quezon City

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The country’s 19th Malasakit Center, located at the Lung Center of the Philippines in Quezon City, was opened on Monday. The center’s launch was led by former Special ...
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Australian researchers find new treatment for skin cancer

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Findings by Australian researchers reveal a promising new therapeutic response to melanoma skin cancer. A statement on Friday from the team behind the study said that their approach ...
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No card needed to get health assistance from Malasakit Centers: Go

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PASIG CITY, September 13, 2018 — Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence ‘Bong’ Go today dispelled the apprehensions of patients about going to the Malasakit Centers, ...
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Setting realistic health goals for the New Year

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After the holiday feasting, many are now making New Year’s resolutions for a healthier lifestyle. But many more are feeling that health goals are not as attainable so ...
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Crystal Age and the healing power of crystals

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Xavier Cortez started Crystal Age as a way to create awareness and appreciation of crystals and their healing properties. Every piece is one-of-a-kind, hand-crafted using a unique crystal or ...
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WHO: Antibiotic-resistant bacteria a global threat

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GENEVA — The world needs to develop new antibiotics to combat the growing threat of antimicrobial resistance, a World Health Organization (WHO) report warned on Wednesday, calling on governments ...
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E-cigarettes encouraging youth to smoke, study shows

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WASHINGTON, January 24, 2017 (PNA/Xinhua) — E-cigarettes, widely promoted as an alternative to smoking, are actually attracting young people who might not otherwise have smoked tobacco products, a ...
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