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Bandaged Santiago says her cancer is real

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Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago’s bandages are not “accessories for beauty or sex appeal,” she said Wednesday in response to some disbelievers that she has lung cancer.

Posted: September 17th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Soldier, 2 civilians diagnosed with leprosy in North Cotabato town

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Three persons, including a soldier, had been diagnosed with leprosy in Kabacan, North Cotabato, health officials there confirmed on Tuesday.

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

FDA warns public against buying mercury-tainted beauty products


When buying cosmetic products, choose only those authorized by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and sold in legitimate outlets.

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Did you know: Cerebral Palsy Awareness and Protection Week

Cerebral Palsy Awareness and Protection Week is observed from Sept. 16 to 22 every year by virtue of Proclamation No. 588 signed by President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on March 25, 2004.–Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Hundreds of Vietnamese drug addicts escape rehab


More than 400 Vietnamese drug addicts have escaped from a rehabilitation center where they were detained to receive compulsory treatment, a local official said Monday.

Posted: September 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »