SCHISTOSOMIASIS is a parasitic disease that is carried by an intermediary agent, which is a snail.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shares that Schistosomiasis is common to places with poor sanitation.Read more
Writer’s note: A similar article appeared in my column way back in January 2012 as the aftermath of typhoon Sendong included an outbreak of leptospirosis in Northern Mindanao Region with a denser population being affected at Cagayan de Oro CityRead more
ONE lazy afternoon I was browsing my Facebook like most ‘Millennials’ do. My attention was caught by one post which claims to help stop spread of HIV but rather in the most peculiar way as the post reads, “ Let’s stop HIV.Read more
RANDOMLY, a video showing a female nurse being verbally berated at the nurses’ station by an exasperated lady watcher and later on was physically assaulted by a man accompanying the watcher has gone viral in social media.Read more
QUOTING from Proclamation No. 230, which was dated last August 12, 2002, the then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo declared the first week of September every year as the National Epilepsy Month.Read more