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Self-medication misuse rampant in Middle East

June 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Excel Dyquiangco There is danger in self-medicating. In the Middle East especially, medicines can be bought without prescription, but those who pop a pill without proper medical advice can result in unnecessary risk and potential misuse, according to a new review published in Pharmacology [Read more]

Eggs can increase child growth

June 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Excel Dyquiangco Eating eggs can develop your child’s growth according to a new study at the Brown School of Washington University in St. Louis that discovered a direct correlation between height and that breakfast staple. “Eggs can be affordable and easily accessible,” study [Read more]

To protect your brain, play a musical instrument

June 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Excel Dyquiangco Music has always been an integral part of anyone’s life. But do you know that playing sounds and rhythms can help older people retain their listening and cognitive skills? In a recent study by Baycrest Health Sciences published in the Journal of Neurosciences, researchers [Read more]