Malunggay for Health

Malunggay for Health

Diabetes and cardiovascular disorders are among the top ten causes of illness in our country. The treatment of these diseases are costly and sometimes impossible at later stage. Moreover, a high percentage of Filipinos cannot afford these treatments. One way to...
DOST Offers Training on Handloom Weaving

DOST Offers Training on Handloom Weaving

DOST offers training on basic and advanced handloom weaving to interested clients nationwide using resource materials from the Philippine Textile Research Institute (PTRI). PTRI is one of the seven (7) DOST-Research and Development Institutes (RDIs) focused to conduct...
Quick TB Diagnosis at Lower Cost

Quick TB Diagnosis at Lower Cost

Tuberculosis is a leading cause of death in the Philippines, and the prevalence of MDR-TB, a specific form of TB infection, is 4.3 percent. A patient suspected to have tuberculosis has to submit sputum samples in health facilities. The sputum will then be evaluated...