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2,218 of 2,730 pass Physician Licensure Exams–PRC


A total of 2,218 out of 2,730 or 81.24 percent passed the August 2014 Physician Licensure Examination given by the Board of Medicine in Manila, Cerbu, and Davao, according to the Profession Regulation Commission (PRC).

Posted: September 5th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Mastery in surgery course starts Wednesday


The Foundation for the Advancement of Surgical Education Inc. of the Department of Surgery, Philippine General Hospital, will hold its 50th postgraduate course entitled “Mastery in Surgery 2014: “Innovations and Advances in Surgery” starting Wednesday. The three-day course will be held at the Diamond Hotel on Roxas Boulevard.

Posted: September 3rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Japan ready to offer flu drug for Ebola treatment

anti influenza drug

Japan said Monday it is ready to provide a Japanese-developed anti-influenza drug as a possible treatment for the rapidly expanding Ebola outbreak.

Posted: August 27th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

India doctors remove fetus left inside mother for 36 years

India fetus skeleton

Doctors in India have removed the skeleton of a fetus that had been inside a woman for 36 years in what is believed to be the world’s longest ectopic pregnancy, a doctor has said.

Posted: August 26th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

PH has procedures to track, prevent Ebola spread — DOH

Health Secretary Enrique Ona FILE PHOTO

The deadly Ebola virus has reportedly infected some 1,200, mostly in West Africa where it has left at least 670 dead across the region since the start of the year.

Posted: July 31st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »