Naybahay, a rural birthing facility project spearheaded by Pfizer Philippines Foundation Inc., was one among 20 corporate social responsibility (CSR) projects recognized with an award of merit at the 5th Global CSR Summit hosted by the Philippines in Davao City last April.
Cancer care has evolved into a complex and highly specialized area of medicine, and as one of the health institution’s centers of excellence, MakatiMed’s Cancer Center has kept up with the latest and newest advancements in oncology. More than its team of skilled professionals—from oncologists to nurses—it’s also known for its multidisciplinary approach to cancer care.
MediCard, the leading hmo in the country, introduces another level of convenience in healthcare with eMediCard, an upgraded online facility that offers services for MediCard members, company representatives, account managers or brokers.
Most people believe that rheumatoid arthritis (RA) only happens to the elderly, that it is a condition that only afflicts those in their 50s and above. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. Arthritis can hit even very young patients and those who are in the prime of their adult life.
“So, do you stand on your head?” That’s one of the first things people ask me when they learn I practice and teach yoga. The answer is yes, an answer inevitably followed by a “Wow,” “Really?” or “Galing!”—you know, like I just admitted to swallowing swords or walking on hot coals.