Category Archives: Lifestyle

Five Things You Didn’t Know About Dengue Fever

  Some Philippine provinces declared a dengue fever outbreak due rains and floods.   4 died in the municipality of San Rafael in the province of Bulacan.   Bulacan recorded 2,622 cases of Dengue which is twice as much than last year.   The provinces of Abra and Pangasinan are also affected.   Here are five things you… Read More »

Prices of Vegetables and Fish Went Up Due To Bad Weather

  The Prices of Vegetables and Fish went up due to typhoon “Ineng”. Price Hike in vegetables even increased by P70 pesos in the market.   Landslides in Northern Luzon such as in Baguio City made it difficult for delivery trucks to reach Metro Manila.   The average prices of some vegetables in Mega Q-Mart in Quezon City… Read More »

Kaplag

  Kaplag is the 450 years anniversary celebration or “Fiesta” of the Santo Niño de Cebu.       The Kaplag was attended by a large number of devotees in Manila.   The Procession of Santo Niño de Cebu was part of the celebration of Kaplag.   A Mass was also held as part of the celebration and… Read More »

Durian Candy Poisoned More Than 1,000 People

  The operation of the company making the Durian Candy was ordered closed by the authorities after more than 1,000 residents were poisoned.   The Davao City Health office temporarily ordered the halting of operation of Wendy’s Durian Candy.   Wendy’s Durian Candy label was found on the wrapper of the Durian Candy which poisoned more than 1,000… Read More »

Anthelmintics Caused Students To Become Dizzy

  Almost 4000 students in the Zamboanga Peninsula, the Philippines were rushed to the hospital after drinking Anthelmintics.   There symptoms includes dizziness and vomiting.   Department of Health said that this is due perhaps to the side effects of the Anthelmintics drugs.   Anthelmintics or antihelminthics are drugs that expel parasitic worms (helminths) and other internal parasites… Read More »