Health & Wellness

China Milk Melamine Scandal Not Over

China Milk Melamine Scandal Not Over

Melamine, often misspelled as Melanine, is a chemical very popular for its industrial applications. When mixed with formaldehyde, it can be formed and into a variety of shapes. Household products made of melamine include, plastic plates, kitchen utensils, laminates, flooring materials, kitchen cabinets, easy to assemble furniture and cleaning abrasives. During the past several months,…

Public Health Defenders Win! Phillip Morris Backs Out of Eraserheads Reunion Concert!
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Public Health Defenders Win! Phillip Morris Backs Out of Eraserheads Reunion Concert!

Did they realize that they would get into more trouble if they push through? Did they realize the extent by which the government and the public will run after them should they persist? For whatever reason, Phillip Morris, the brand owner of cigarette brands like Phillip Morris and Marlboro is backing out from its sponsorship…

Dengue Fever: Danger Areas, Prevention, Symptoms and Treatment
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Dengue Fever: Danger Areas, Prevention, Symptoms and Treatment

Update: The Department Of Health (DOH) reported that from January to August 5, 2008, the incidence of Dengue increased by more than 100%, compared to last year. Is there a river, canal, puddle of water, grassy lots in your area? Are you anywhere near a stack of old tires, garbage pile and discarded coconut shells?…

Phillip Morris Defies Advertising Ban. Insults All Filipinos
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Phillip Morris Defies Advertising Ban. Insults All Filipinos

UPDATE: Phillip Morris backs out of the Eraserheads Concert It seems that some people, multinationals specially, have very little regard for other people. In the head offices of the tobacco giant Phillip Morris, for instance, cigarette advertising has long been banned and the society has long recognized the justness of such prohibition. For sure, the…