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By Marge C. Enriquez
Wearing a rash guard, fight shorts, minimally padded gloves and shin guards, actor Geoff Eigenmann is a combatant off-camera. He slips to a crouch to assail his opponent’s arms and legs. He pins his partner’s knees and the latter’s body is caught in a lock.
By Anne A. Jambora
Running, probably the country’s most popular sport activity next to basketball, yields to a higher call as St. Luke’s Medical Center (SLMC) jump-starts its fundraising program for Supertyphoon “Yolanda” survivors with a fun run on Dec. 7, 6 a.m., at the grounds of Bonifacio Global City, Taguig.
By Mitch Felipe Mendoza
This weight-control guide is not an exercise-diet plan, but a lifestyle change strategy that can help you deal with common challenges you will face during the holiday season.
By Annelle S. Tayao
When it comes to romantic relationships, we all know the drill: boy meets girl (or boy meets boy, or girl meets girl) at school, at work, in a café, through a common friend. They hit it off, go on dates, get to know each other for weeks, months, even years. If all goes well, they fall in love and officially announce to the whole world (thanks to Facebook) that, yes, they are a “couple.”
By Victoria V. Ferro
From November 3 to 6 this year, I savored the pleasure of being a media participant at the FutureMed Conference at the historic Hotel del Coronado by beautiful Coronado Beach in San Diego, California.
By Anne A. Jambora
A dome-shape recreational space, designed to produce the best possible acoustic experience and constructed with the latest in entertainment technology, will soon be the venue that will nourish homegrown talent.
A licensed chiropractor and herbal therapist, Dr. Brent Davis, will be giving a lecture demonstration on the healing power of floral essences on Friday, Dec. 6, 3-5 p.m., at Parish Hall 3, Santuario de San Jose, Greenhills East.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), “obesity has doubled worldwide since 1980. In 2008, over 1.4 billion adults aged 20 and older were overweight. In 2011, over 40 million children under 5 were overweight. And 65 percent of the world’s population live in countries where more people die from being overweight or obese than from being underweight.”
Dog and cat lovers gathered recently with their furry friends to celebrate Halloween in the “Pet Express Petrifying Trail: unWelcome to Monsterville Year 4” at SM City North Edsa, SM City Masinag and SM Mall of Asia.
Common respiratory ailments such as cough and colds can reach up to eight days. Most people experience discomfort from sneezing, runny/clogged nose, body aches, itchy throat and nonstop coughing.
The Hepatology Society of the Philippines, along with its partners in the National Viral Hepatitis Task Force (NVHTF), a multisectoral coalition of stakeholders who have a shared interest in viral hepatitis control and prevention, recently launched a National Viral Hepatitis Task Force, which aims to work for greater viral hepatitis prevention and control in the country.