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Excessive consumption of energy drinks is bad for the heart, the Philippine Heart Association (PHA) warned. Dr. Jorge Sison, president of the PHA, said taking too much energy drinks can cause heart trouble because they are packed with stimulants.

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A laryngeal cancer survivor who heads an anti-tobacco use group has warned the youth on the harmful effects of e-cigarettes or vaping products which are being promoted as a safe replacement for regular cigarettes.

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BPI-Philam offers Total Wellness with ‘Win the Moment’ festival

BPI-Philam celebrated a first as it brought to light the real meaning of wellness for Filipinos.

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New Macular Degeneration therapy showing promise

An experimental treatment may significantly slow the progression of the blindness-causing disorder macular degeneration, in what would mark the first therapy of its kind according to latest research

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Sexual contact still top mode of HIV transmission – report

Sexual contact remains the top mode of HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) transmission in the Philippines, according to a report from the Department of Health (DoH).

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Stay lean, active to keep arteries healthy

Some people who avoid risk factors for heart disease like obesity and diabetes may be able to maintain the blood vessels of a healthy 29-year-old well into old age, a US study suggests.

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