Mommyhood

Kris Aquino and Fucidin® urge Moms to Fight Against Wound Infection

As a toddler mom and health professional, I am particular about wound care. I have to because scratches and cuts are inevitable part of toddler hood. For instance,when my daughter has insect bites, she loves scratching them. As a result, she’d have these small scratches on her legs or arms. I’d immediately put ointment on them and make sure they …

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Herbalife Nutrition Expert Touches On Balanced Nutrition and Obesity in Upcoming Wellness Tour

As parents, we are concerned about our child’s health. Good nutrition and healthy lifestyle are important topics to consider in the choices we make everyday.   It is timely that Dr. Rocio Medina, Herbalife Vice President, Worldwide Nutrition Training, will be the guest speaker in the Philippine leg of the upcoming Asia Pacific Wellness Tour.   The Herbalife Asia Pacific …

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Learning More About Alternative Healing at The Parenting Emporium

    I recently attended a free parenting class at The Parenting Emporium which centered on natural remedies and alternative ways of healing. As a health professional, I was curious about the concept of using readily available and natural resources to prevent and even treat diseases.As a mom, I wanted to found out if I could use ingredients at home …

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Herbalife Encourages Positive Nutrition and Active Lifestyle In the Workforce

Do you know that majority of the Philippines’ workforce leads largely sedentary lifestyles?   Yes! According to the findings of the new Nutrition At Work Survey by Herbalife, a large portion of the labor force are at risk of obesity because of their lifestyle.   The Survey1, which was designed to understand the lifestyle habits and attitudes of Asia Pacific’s …

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#AskPharma: Let’s Give Our Kids A Fair Shot at Health

 Sometimes, a simple cough in  infants and children can lead to something serious and potentially fatal like pneumonia. Here are the facts: ·        Pneumonia is a lung disease that takes the lives of  1.1 M children under 5 every year worldwide ·        In the Philippines, pneumonia is the leading cause of mortality in children younger than 5 years old. ·        …

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Need Sleep ? 3 Scientifically & Personally Tested Ways to Get More ZZZZZs

Many of us probably have had issues with sleep. Due to our sleep habits, work schedules and worries we sometimes find it difficult to get a shuteye. I thought I’d share three of the best methods I have read about, tried, and found helpful in getting people some much needed zzzzs. First, the 478 breathing technique. Last year, I saw an …

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