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A new study by researchers at the University of California, San Francisco, indicates that postmenopausal women who reached menopause at an earlier age or who never gave birth may be at higher risk for heart disease.

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‘Prove contraceptives are not abortifacients’

The Supreme Court (SC) gave the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 60 days to determine if the contraceptive drugs and implants sought to be procured and distributed by the Department of Health (DoH) under the Reproductive Health Law are “abortifacients.”

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Cannabis can treat severe epilepsy – study

An Australian study has found the first evidence that medicinal cannabis can reduce seizures in children with severe epilepsy.

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E-cigarettes daw!

IT isn’t rare in this day and age to see young people huddled in conversation while flaunting, puffing so-called E-cigarettes.

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Every year, more than 6,000 Filipino women are diagnosed with cervical cancer, a disease that is usually detected late because the affected women may have no obvious early signs and symptoms, according to health officials.

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The Provincial Health Office recorded 24 new Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome cases in Ilocos Sur in 2016.

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