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Haircut challenge to benefit young cancer patients

MAXENE Magalona

Every day about 3,500 children in the Philippines struggle with cancer. To help uplift their lives, American salon brand Matrix gathers hairdressers and Filipino women for the “Matrix 8-Inch Cut for Cancer Challenge.”

Posted: October 3rd, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Ricky Reyes honors Child Haus’ Good Samaritans

KARYLLE and HenryOmaga-Diaz

After 11 years, Child Haus is proud to have made a difference in the lives of cancer patients, providing them and their families with temporary shelter while they seek treatment in the city. Of the thousands of patients it has served through the years, 58 have been completely cured of their ailments in the last year and a half.

Posted: September 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Parenting | Read More »

Francisco Feliciano, nat’l artist for music; 73

Francisco Feliciano. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/Charles E. Buban

On the same day the monstrous rains of Typhoon “Mario” submerged Metro Manila, conductor-composer and National Artist for Music Francisco Feliciano quietly passed away after a long battle with cancer, which has reached stage 4. He was 73.

Posted: September 20th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Some health questions answered


Nothing is ever really set in stone. Knowledge in the field of medicine and health is continuously updated. And that is why it pays to be well-informed so that, ultimately, one can make an informed choice. Let me answer some of your urgent concerns as best I can.

Posted: August 12th, 2014 in Columns,Health and Wellness | Read More »

Wellness logic vs cancer


To be logical and not fanatical about the way we live is the best advice given by Dr. Charles Brusch, founder of the prestigious Brusch Medical Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and physician to US President John F. Kennedy.

Posted: August 5th, 2014 in Columns,Editor's Pick,Featured Columns,Health and Wellness,Mind and Body | Read More »