MANILA, Philippines – In time for the International Thyroid Awareness Week (ITAW) 2017, leading science and healthcare innovation company Merck, joined forces with the Department of Health (DOH), Philippine Thyroid Association (PTA), Philippine Society of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism (PSEDM), and the Iodine Global Network (IGN), to raise consciousness against thyroid disorders.
Have yourself check and assess if your thyroid is in good shape, come visit the International Thyroid Awareness Week 2017 on May 27, 2017 at the Robinsons Novaliches – Trade Hall. Free thyroid screening and doctors consultation from 2:00 to 6:00 PM.
You and your thyroid The thyroid gland is a butterfly-shaped endocrine gland that sits in at the lower front of the neck. It plays a key role in one’s overall health and well-being by producing thyroid hormones that help keep the body use energy, stay warm, and keep the brain, heart, muscles, and other organs in tip-top condition. Continue reading →
Are you the type who collect particular items and keeps on stacking them ’til the very end? They say collecting stuff especially the rare ones and eventually make it as a hobby involves a deeper understanding, why they drive themselves into an interests that entails time and resources. Here in the Philippines, a stunning growth of collectors and hobbyists gathers to parade individual hoards, socialize and have a sense of fulfilment. There are many reasons behind each collector’s mind and what fuels their passion. Unfortunately, there’s also a lot of room for improvement. This led Mr. Frederick Puno, CEO and founder of Collectors Hive to create an innovation where collectors’ can communicate and interact with each other.
Established in April 2016, Collectors Hive is an online portal created to address the foreseen concern of the collectors such as conventional spreadsheet of collectibles, lack of social community support, divided groups, lack of appreciation, market and innovation especially in this digital age. These are some of the things that hobbyists struggle on.
A recital from lower grade students of The Children’s Ark Preparatory School (TCAPS) through the Center for Music. Held last February 2017 at Philippine Social Science Center (PSSC) in UP campus, Quezon City.
The children’s 2-hour musical started with the pre-schoolers dance medley of the 80’s sound in the likes of Cindy Lauper, Madonna, Michael Jackson, Hotdog, etc. Continue reading →
Proactiv Philippines: Too much exposure to mobile phone heat, not good for the skin
Filipino use mobile phones every day in more ways than one, unlike before when it was only meant for calls. Instant messaging came and it didn’t take too long for it to have games, apps and other entertainment features such as a video/music player and a radio. Today, people use it to get information from the internet, while numerous apps have made it possible to do things with just the touch of their fingertips. But among the numerous features a mobile phone has, the camera is probably the most used of them all. From taking pictures and preserving memories to taking selfies and show off. Yes they want to look great in every photo taken for their social media contentment.
While mobile phones have given people the power to do things with just a swipe or touch of their fingertips, the constant use of mobile phones, especially those who are relentlessly taking selfies may cause some harmful effects on the skin. The heat Continue reading →
Since 2012, I started to book our family trips through hotel booking sites. Makes your inquiries comes in handy with the detailed information available for every traveler. The most recent trip we had was in Puerto Prinsesa, Palawan last September 2016. We booked a 2 room suite at Astoria Palawan for 4D/3N. The accommodation comes with breakfast buffet, shuttle service and private amenities such as infinity pool, fat bikes, kayak boats, paddle boards and nearby Palawan water park access. City tours and tourist spot tours are charge separately but can be scheduled with hotel assistance.
Proactiv Green Tea Moisturizer is a lightweight, non- greasy formula contains Green Tea, to help fight free radicals and is rich in mineral and botanical extracts. It has been designed to help soothe dry skin without clogging pores and is the perfect moisturizer for blemish- prone skin.
The Proactiv + Green Tea Moisturizer is ideal for both men and women with dry skin associated with acne medication because it helps maintain skin moisture and a soft, supple tone.
Ascott BGC is conveniently located in the corporate district of progressive Taguig, what’s great about the hotel is the access to shopping centers, parks, food hubs, museums, and fitness centers. There’s coffee shops and restaurants in every corner. Walk or use Grab car to get to you destination. Stroll the blocks of High Street, Serendra, Market Market and SM Aura.
The accommodation we had was a 3-bedroom executive apartment at the 29th Floor. An upscale place to stay where comforts meets convenience. The apartment room was equipped with complete amenities from dining, kitchen and the living room. Guests have an exclusive access to gym, an outdoor pool and jacuzzi, sauna rooms and children’s playroom situated in at the 7th floor. Enjoy the breakfast buffet in Alta restaurant at the 2nd floor.
Lead singer of the Grammy Award-winning band Maroon 5, Adam’s made a name for himself with a signature voice woven into the musical fabric of today. His signature voice swept throngs of women off their feet.