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Healthy Carbs vs. Unhealthy Carbs - Friday, March 1, 2024
Carbohydrates are one of the three components of macronutrients, with dietary carbohydrates having three categories: sugars, starches, and fiber. The body uses carbohydrates as energy. When not in use, it is stored as fat, also referred to as stored energy, for...

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Leptospirosis is a disease that occurs through the urine of an infected animal. Usually, this can be more prevalent during the rainy season due to flooding. The Philippines has nearly 1,600 reported leptospirosis cases for the period January 1 to June 3, 2023, which...

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UTI: Can You Get the Infection Again? - Thursday, July 27, 2023
Bacterial infections cause urinary tract infections, which can have symptoms such as frequent urination, dark urine, pain in the bladder region, and a burning sensation when urinating. UTI can be treatable through: Medications: doctors might prescribe low-dose,...

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The World Health Organization recorded 767,518,723 COVID-19 cases globally, as of June 28 this year. Out of the total cases, there were 6,947,192 deaths In the Philippines, the WHO noted that there have been 4,162,752 confirmed cases, as of June 26, 2023. Out of the...

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Acute appendicitis is common in children and young adults between 10 and 30 years old. It is not a condition that can afford to delay medical attention. Leaving it untreated will likely increase the chances of complications occurring. Acute appendicitis causes pain...

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Severe diarrhea can be a symptom of several health conditions, including dysentery. Dysentery is an intestinal infection that causes severe diarrhea, with stools containing blood and mucus. It can last for three to seven days. Other symptoms that people who...

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