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Warning out vs toxic lipstick


A watchdog group against consumer products containing toxic substances on Tuesday warned the public against two lipstick brands found to contain dangerously high levels of lead.

Posted: October 29th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Choose LED types if you’re buying new Christmas lights


As the annual observance of Consumer Month draws to a close, I hope people will not forget information on wise energy consumption, as stressed in this year’s theme, “Sapat na Impormasyon: Susi sa Wastong Paggamit ng Enerhiya” (sufficient information is key to wise energy use).”

Posted: October 29th, 2014 in Columns,Home and Entertaining | Read More »

Toys ‘R’ Us pulls ‘Breaking Bad’ drug dolls

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Toys “R” Us on Wednesday said it was pulling “Breaking Bad” dolls from its shelves after a Florida woman complained about the kids’ store selling the drug-themed products.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Aren’t violations supposed to be penalized?


Many people—this writer included—do not understand why drivers of public utility vehicles are opposing higher penalties for traffic violations.

Posted: October 15th, 2014 in Columns,Home and Entertaining | Read More »

More generic drugs means more affordable healthcare

WATSONS Generics cost 50 to 80 percent less than branded

Efficient drugs that treat stomach hyperacidity, allergic symptoms, inflammation, antibiotics and supplements such as malunggay, multivitamins with iron, psyllium fiber, collagen and glutathione can all be had at the lowest affordable price.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Headlines,Health and Wellness,Photos & Videos | Read More »