By Mandy Navasero
Medical experts from the National Hematology Society and the officers of Haplos recently talked about haemophilia at the Bulong Pulungan at Sofitel. It’s a chronic bleeding disorder that affects males involving a missing or malfunctioning factor essential for proper blood clotting.
Barbra Streisand appealed Wednesday to U.S. lawmakers for more funding and research devoted to women and heart disease, calling it the No. 1 killer of women even as most research into the disease focuses on men.
By Andy Bais
Luis Sedillo, televiewer: “I make it a habit to watch Jessica Soho’s ‘State of the Nation’ newscast. I like the way she delivers the news naturally, compared to other news readers’ mannered vocal affectations. She asks appropriate follow-up questions without being redundant. Also, she doesn’t sound arrogant in her comments on pressing issues.”
Singer Bret Michaels has abruptly ended a concert in the U.S. state New Hampshire after suffering a medical emergency.
By R. Valencia
, S. Bismark
Last week, I told my friend, “We wrote an article about your being hospitalized for dehydration. We shared it with others so they won’t experience the same problem.” She replied, “It was an expensive lesson. It cost me P9,000 to stay in the hospital overnight.” Another friend added, “My physical therapist said that it isn’t wise to go to the hospital at this time, because even its corridors are full of patients.”