Brushing the Pain Away

Brushing the Pain Away

In spite of the unparalleled advances in drug discovery, developing a safe, effective and economical therapy for treating inflammatory conditions still presents a major challenge. The beguiling ability to treat fever and pain can be traced back to 3.5 thousand years...
Broken Rice Grains to Iron-Rich Meal

Broken Rice Grains to Iron-Rich Meal

Fortifying rice is a way to help improve nutrition and one scientist steps up to the plate to use low-value broken grains to become iron-rich meals for Filipinos. Dr. Imelda Angeles-Agdeppa has a dream to make healthy, nutritious food more accessible to the public....
Proper Handwashing

Proper Handwashing

Practice proper handwashing especially before preparing food for your family, friends or customers. Here’s a simple guide from DOST which is also based on various Food Safety Materials of FDA, ServSafe, and USDA.   DOST offers training and technical assistance...
Knocking Out Superbugs

Knocking Out Superbugs

For about a century, antibacterial drugs known as antibiotic have helped control and annihilate many for the life-threatening microorganisms that make us sick. However, in recent years, antibiotics have been losing their punch against several types of bacteria. A...