Nutrition is the doorway to having a healthy, energetic life. However, with today’s fast-paced lifestyles, people often lack the time to integrate appropriate, well-planned meals to their daily diets. Taking this nutritional necessity into consideration, one breakthrough dish—the Chocolate Zzuff soup—brings “convenient nutrition” closer to on-the-go people by combining the essential benefits of chocolate and the natural goodness of fruits and vegetables in one bottle.
Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS), more commonly known as heart attack, is an umbrella term for conditions that result from insufficient blood supply to the heart muscle. Different treatment strategies have been developed for ACS patients. However, the risk of death due to ACS remains high: Nearly one in six patients may die within the first year of their heart attack.
By Rebecca B. Singson MD
Minimally invasive surgery, in the form of laparoscopic surgery, was introduced in the country in 1993. This brought great strides in shifting major pelvic surgery from an open-incision approach to a band-aid-incision approach. The technology finally arrived where women did not have to suffer through huge, painful surgical incisions and could get back to work with very little time for recovery.
By Tessa R. Salazar
Many of us have grown up with the belief that meat and milk build strong bodies. That belief, however, has been based on a myth, according to preventive healthcare expert Neil Nedley, MD, author of “Proof Positive.”
By Rafael Castillo MD
If we’rE scared to death about the possibility of the Ebola virus reaching our shores—which can potentially kill several hundreds of our countrymen as it has already done in some parts of Africa where it originated—we should be more scared about the diabetes epidemic which has been plaguing us for quite sometime now, killing thousands of Filipinos annually.