• Journey of Learning

    Journey of Learning

    Feature Story In this year’s ECHO (Experts’ Convergence for Health Outcomes) Summit, practicing physicians from the Philippines, Vietnam, Myanmar, Indonesia and Thailand, gathered to learn […]

  • Disease of the Decade

    Disease of the Decade

    Feature Story What can be more dreadful than cancer, Alzheimer’s or other diseases that can cut short one’s life? A young doctor recalls his internship […]

  • Inked

    Inked

    Feature Story There are some important things one should know before getting tattooed By Thaddeus C. Hinunangan, MD As a gangly seventeen-year-old, I once bravely […]

  • Women’s Heart Health

    Women’s Heart Health

    FEATURE STORY Behind a healthy, successful man is a supportive woman unaware of her own cardiovascular health risks By Stephanie Martha O. Obillos, MD, (UP-PGH) […]

  • Revisiting Heart Failure

    Revisiting Heart Failure

    FEATURE STORY In a satellite symposium organized by LRI-Therapharma during the recent annual convention of the Philippine Heart Association, Dr. Emil Canonigo, senior consultant at […]

  • Food diversity

    ‘Functional’ Foods

    FEATURE STORY They are dietary components that provide health benefits aside from basic nutrition, like foods that contain higher levels of phytosterols for reduced cholesterol, […]

Cover Story

The Philippine College of Physicians

The Beacon

July 31, 2017 0

COVER STORY Many of its members have described the Philippine College of Physicians as the beacon, which provides the guiding light for its members and […]

Columns

Evaluating Plaque Characteristics

Evaluating Plaque Characteristics

July 28, 2017 0

Medicine is Not an Exact Science Ramon F. Abarquez, Jr., MD, EFACC, FAsCC, FPCP, FPCC, CSPSH Academician Project, National Academy of Science and Technology Professor […]

The Disillusioned Medical Student

The Disillusioned Medical Student

July 28, 2017 0

FOUR MINUTES Dr. Ronnie Enriquez Baticulon In no particular order, Ronnie Baticulon is a neurosurgeon, teacher, and writer. He blogs at http:// ronibats.ph. I struggled […]

CME DIGEST

CVD risks linked to menopause

CVD risks linked to menopause

June 26, 2016 0

HRT potentially decreases the risk of CHD events, mainly observed in women who initiate therapy in the first decade after menopause Although cardiovascular disease (CVD) […]

GADGETS

Huawei P9 Lite 1

Huawei P9 Lite

October 28, 2016 0

GADGET REVIEW BY RIZAL RAOUL REYES Three years ago, the Huawei brand was not a byword among Filipino consumers. Nevertheless, things are different nowadays. The […]

INDUSTRY NOTES

Editor’s Rx

RAFAEL-R.-CASTILLO-MD

The PCP as a Beacon

July 28, 2017 0

The Philippine College of Physicians, composed of the country’s trained specialists in the specialty of Internal Medicine, has played a vital role in maintaining the […]

Wanderlust

City lights of Jacksonville, Florida

Florida Sun

July 28, 2017 0

Wander Lust A dizzying but fun-filled, almost magical holiday in Orange Park, Jacksonville Beach and Orlando, in Florida reunites a resident-in-training with his two other […]

Food Review

Movie Review

Land of Mine 3

Land of Mine

January 31, 2017 0

MOVIE REVIEW BY RIZAL RAOUL REYES Thanks to creative and innovative directors like Oliver Stone, Stanley Kubrick and Terrence Malick, we have been given an […]

Kung Fu Watching F

Kung Fu Watching

October 28, 2016 0

MOVIE REVIEW TEXT AND PHOTOS BY HENRYLITO D. TACIO Foreigners, including Filipinos, visit Beijing to see the Great Wall of China, the Forbidden City (now […]

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Property Feature

Seafront Residences

Seafront Residences

June 29, 2017 0

PROPERTY FEATURE Aboitizland ‘s Seafront Residences to make a big impact By Rizal Raoul Reyes AboitizLand, the property development unit of the Aboitiz group of […]

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