Dentists Are Warned Against Using Cheap Hand-held X-ray Machine On Patients

Cheap imported handheld x-ray device known as the Tianjie Dental Falcon from China, could expose patients to ten times suggested levels of radiation, increasing their risks of cancer and organ damage, according to UK’s Medicines and Healthcare Regulatory Agency (MHRA).

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Sin Tax Bill Needs Be Passed In Efforts To Strengthen The Country’s Health Care System

President Benigno S. Aquino III certified as urgent House Bill 5727 or Sin Tax Reform Bill that seeks to increase taxes on cigarettes and alcohol products.

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Leptospirosis Is Now Up In Time For The Rainy Season, Thrives In Flooded Areas

In view of the increasing number of cases of leptospirosis the Department of Health (DOH) is appealing to those with flu like symptoms for more than two days to seek treatment.

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Risk & Safety Concerns From Infections Still Persist In The Body Art Of Tattooing

Tattooing is not only a body work of art but also a form of self expression for people who are not afraid to express themselves in projecting their personality.

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Chemotherapy Triggers To Secrete Protein That Enhances Tumor Growth & Resistance To Further Treatment

Chemotherapy can cause damage to healthy cells which triggers them to secrete a protein that enhances tumor growth and resistance to further treatment, a study revealed.

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Salty Foods Raise Stomach Cancer Risk, Propose A Much Clearer Labeling Of Content In Food

The World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) is calling for a standardized form of color coded labeling on foods, which it says would help consumers to better control the amount of salt, sugar and fat they take.

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