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    Hope in Treating Recurring Hodgkin Lymphoma with Immunotherapy Cancer Treatment

    At a cancer-treatment forum held recently at the Crowne Plaza in Quezon City, hematologist Dr. Daryl Tan, the Director of Research at the Raffles Hospital in Singapore, narrated a bleak tale: a 25-year-old woman, in the prime of her life, was losing her battle against a blood cancer called Hodgkin lymphoma. “It’s a common cancer […]
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    It’s World Tobacco Day, May 31

    via The Medical City | Worldwide tobacco use causes nearly 6 million deaths per year. Let’s put an end to it. The Medical City fully supports the World No Tobacco Day observance of the World Health Organization and Department of Health. You should too! May 31 is World No Tobacco Day. Think about the effects of […]
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    2nd PhilHealth Forward for 2015 Held

    EXEMPLARY frontline servicing of PhilHealth’s Regional and Local Health Insurance Offices, a best practice in government, new benefit packages and the effect of enrolment in the National Health Insurance Program (NHIP) among fellow Filipinos in conflict and vulnerable areas were showcased in the recent PhilHealth Forward held at the SM Megatrade Hall in Mandaluyong City. […]
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    3 Natural Ways to Keep Younger, Healthy Skin

    MJ Gonzales │GetHealthAccess.com Arguably age doesn’t matter in almost all aspects, but when it comes to beauty no one would say they like aging skin.  Contrary to common notions, keeping younger skin can be also about not sabotaging it by having healthy lifestyle.  Maybe fine lines, dark spots, and huge pores are simply unwanted elements […]
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    Your health status according to your mouth, teeth

    MJ Gonzales│GetHealthAccess.com Visiting a doctor is already a dreadful activity for many, what more if you have to see your dentist? But in comparison, seeing the latter is not deemed important unless there are severe concerns in your mouth. Does checking your mouth is all about dental health or oral hygiene? Possibly even medical professionals […]
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    Another Reason to Lose Weight: Acid Reflux Prevalent Among Overweight Individuals

    Normally acid reflex or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is associated with too much intake of drinks or food that cause of acidity like soda, coffee and tea.  In some health reports, there are other deeper factors why an individual suffers acid reflux and heart burn, and one of the leading causes is being an overweight. […]
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    What does your music taste say about you?

    MJ Gonzales │ GetHealthAccess.com Music lovers listen up check this out! Your personality can be identified by your song preferences and there are ideas about this that may surprise you.  In a research, it was found out that heavy metal music may capture younger people, but nevertheless those people are like fans of classical music […]
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    PCARES Project Wins in Philippine Government Best Practice Competition

    The PhilHealth Customer Assistance, Relations and Empowerment Staff (PCARES) Project recently won in the Philippine Government Best Practice Competition organized by the Development Academy of the Philippines. There were 27 entries, and 17 were shortlisted. As PGBPC winner, P-CARES automatically gained a slot in the 4th International Best Practice Competition organized by the Center for […]
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    Philhealth Members’ Z benefit experiences highlighted in exhibit

    Real life stories of members of the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) who were recipients of the Z benefit packages were highlighted in the photo exhibit during the recently held Z Benefits Summit in Pasig City. The exhibit features the plight of the beneficiaries who suffered from catastrophic illnesses such as acute lymphocytic leukemia, end-stage […]
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    Online PhilHealth premium remittance for employers now available

    EMPLOYERS in the private and government sectors may now remit their premium contributions to the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) electronically. This development is made possible through the Electronic Premium Remittance System (EPRS) version 3.1, a facility that was upgraded from being a premium reporting mechanism to one that will now enable employers to remit […]
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