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Unlicensed ‘oncologist’ Park charged

A new Cultured Beef Burger made from cultured beef grown in a laboratory from stem cells of cattle, is held by the man who developed the burger, Professor Mark Post of Netherland's Maastricht University, during the world's first public tasting event for the food product in London, Monday, Aug. 5, 2013. AP

The National Bureau of Investigation has filed charges of illegal practice of medicine against Antonia Carandang-Park, owner of Green and Young Health and Wellness Center, who is neither licensed to practice medicine nor is on the roster of physicians of the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC).

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Work, exercise and her kids kept Sunshine Cruz on an even keel

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CRUZ with Armando and Florinda San Antonio, founders of Bauch Laboratories

After a much-hyped marital breakup, actress Sunshine Cruz is becoming a complete person again.

Posted: February 11th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Health and Wellness,Photos & Videos | Read More »

What does the lymphatic system do?


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YOU ASK AND I answer. Every time I come across a question which I cannot answer intelligently, it’s back to research for me. So, here are several questions which require an immediate response.

Posted: February 11th, 2014 in Columns,Health and Wellness,Mind and Body | Read More »

Nothing beats a heat pack for aches and pains

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More and more people these days are becoming susceptible to body aches and pains. Gone are the days when these discomforts were mere signs of aging. Studies show that constant physical and mental stress can actually cause unwanted pain in different parts of the body.

Posted: February 11th, 2014 in Headlines,Health and Wellness | Read More »

Why juicing is the way to go for weight loss and overall health

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JUICING is the new way to enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables.

Juicing has gone far beyond the days of just good old orange or apple juice. Today, a combination of fruits and vegetables is preferred for juicing. These mixtures are richer in nutrients and provide a more complete range of vitamins, minerals and co-factors (enzymes, phytochemicals, chlorophyll) in balanced dosages that only nature can produce.

Posted: November 18th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Headlines,Health and Wellness | Read More »

Strong and balanced from the core

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VIVIAN Zapanta, who will turn 60 this month, executes Scissors in Air, an intermediate exercise that works on the gluts, hamstrings, abs and shoulders. PHOTOS BY ALANAH TORRALBA

If you know how to harness your energy from your core, you will never get hurt. But if all you feel is back pain after an intense all-core workout, perhaps you’re not working out your entire core.

Posted: November 18th, 2013 in Headlines,Health and Wellness | Read More »

Ethical issues as scientists peek into baby genes

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Little Amelia Sloan is a pioneer: Shortly after her birth, scientists took drops of the healthy baby’s blood to map her genetic code.

Posted: October 7th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Modern, state-of-the-art tertiary hospital soon to rise in Parañaque City

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A new, tertiary hospital is rising south of the Metro to meet the health care needs of thousands of people in the areas of Parañaque, Las Piñas, and the National Capital Region – The Premier Medical Center (TPMC) is soon to operate in full swing at the Amvel Business Park in Sucat, Parañaque.

Posted: July 20th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

4th leg of seminar on fighting diabetes set in Davao City on May 18

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The Philippine Diabetic Athletes (PDAT), a non-stock, non-profit organization that seeks to inspire, educate, and encourage Filipino diabetics to manage their disease through an active and healthy lifestyle, is bringing its fourth leg of seminars titled “Lose Weight, Get Active… Fight Diabetes!” to Davao City.

Posted: May 15th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

From ball game to boardroom, yoga can improve your performance

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RHIANNON Halley

Young people are doing yoga not only as cross-training for their sport, but also to psychologically cope with the pressures of modern living.

Posted: April 29th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Health and Wellness,Photos & Videos | Read More »

My ‘metamorphosis’ comes with a commitment

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Madonna, Jennifer Lopez, Shakira, Kim Kardashian, Nicole Richie, Courtney Cox, Gwyneth Paltrow—and me. What do we have in common? We all have bodies shaped by celebrity trainer Tracy Anderson!

Posted: April 29th, 2013 in Headlines,Health and Wellness | Read More »

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