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Literatus: Dangers of high-protein diet
BODYBUILDERS have a practice of maintaining a high-protein diet and supplementation with the common belief that these are necessary in building muscles coupled with weight lifting. However, scientific studies demonstrate that such practices have at least two adverse consequences as ...
From 444 days ago
Literatus: Theology of the body, evolutionary loneliness and ALE
“IT IS not good for man [a human being] to be alone.” — Genesis 2:18Last Wednesday, we have explored briefly the Adolescent Loneliness Epidemic (ALE). Adolescence is a period of psychosocial chaos because of it being a stage of transition ...
From 458 days ago
Literatus: Faith, obedience and the adolescent loneliness epidemic
THERE is the so-called “loneliness epidemic” affecting three-quarters of Americans today.However, if we look at our own society, such epidemic may apply to Filipinos as well. Indicators can be found in suicide rates and drug abuse rates. In the Philippines, ...
From 465 days ago
Literatus: Suicide crisis hotline lives on but in Tagalog
THIS month, Hopeline will cease to operate.The hotline is operated by Hopeline Philippines, a joint project between the Department of Health (DOH), the World Health Organization and the Natasha Gouldbourn Foundation. It was launched in September 2016. Although short-lived (less ...
From 478 days ago
Literatus: A safety culture: The key to patient safety
IN the previous weeks, different medical errors were highlighted to inform our readers on the reality of medical errors happening in our hospitals in the country. Different types of medical errors were also explored to orient would-be patients where to ...
From 486 days ago
Literatus: Medical errors during treatment
IF MEDICAL errors in diagnosis can be deadly, those associated with treatment can be deadlier. These errors are more detectable than diagnostic errors because these are closely tied to adverse events in the care of the patient.The United States Institute ...
From 493 days ago
Literatus: Medical errors during diagnosis
LAST week, this column introduced to you the realities of medical errors in the country.Many of these medical errors have not been well-documented, have failed to make research interest and have failed to reach publication, at least in Philippine medical ...
From 500 days ago
Literatus: Medical errors in the Philippines
JUNE 25 is Philippine Patient Safety Day.It is good that the Department of Health has brought the attention of the public to this area of public health because, unlike in developed countries, awareness of patient safety is close to nil ...
From 507 days ago
Aztec Marigold: Our fifth medicinal flower for May
OUR Flores de Mayo celebration continues with our fifth flower for May. This time it is an edible flower highly popular in Mexico and Africa. Its species is even very old, to have been found used among the Aztecs in ...
From 513 days ago
Chrysanthemum: Our fourth medicinal flower for May
OUR Flores de Mayo celebration continues with our fourth flower for May. However, this week, the plant is what we often refer to as a “flower.” Thus, if you are very familiar with this flower, you will be surprised (unless ...
From 521 days ago