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Robin Williams was sober, had Parkinson’s–wife

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Hollywood actor Robin Williams, found dead this week after an apparent suicide, had not fallen back into drink or drugs but was suffering from depression and Parkinson’s Disease, his wife said Thursday.

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Christopher de Leon, Sandy Andolong asking for prayers for sick son

miguel de leon

Actors Christopher de Leon and Sandy Andolong are asking for prayers for their son who is suffering from cancer.

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Focus on chronic bleeding disorder

EXPERTS stress need for government to pay more attention to PWH.

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.

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Barbra Streisand visits Hill for heart disease

Barbra Streisand. AP FILE PHOTO

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.

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Jessica Soho shines in ‘State of the Nation’

SOHO. Asks follow-up questions without being redundant.

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.”

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