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Kisah Charles Saerang pertahankan pabrik jamu Nyonya Meneer

Sep 13, 2017 - 4:13 PM

Lelang aset PT Nyonya Meneer dijadwalkan pada 26 September

RAGAM PRODUK. Beragam produk produsen jamu PT Nyonya Meneer. Foto: PT Nyonya Meneer

How tobacco-chewing Bicol tribe deals with mouth cancer

May 14, 2017 - 8:56 AM

The experience of the Agta tabangnon tribe shows indigenous peoples are still left out even as the sin tax law generates a significant windfall for government


Claudia Vargas, 58, belonging to Agta-tabangnon tribesmen living at the foot of Mount Isarog, Iriga City, is one of the indigenous people suffering from mouth cancer. She is a nganga aficionado for 35 years before acquiring deadly disease due to tobacco consumption. With him is tribal Chieftain Bartolome "Lome" Oafalas. Photo by Rhaydz B. Barcia/Rappler

Cancer and the merchants of hope

Dec 02, 2016 - 11:45 AM

Complementary and alternative medicine must be taken seriously for a number of reasons

Natural remedies for itchy throat, dry cough

Nov 15, 2016 - 4:20 PM

Common household ingredients can be used to provide relief for cough Here are some you can try

Chinese herbal expert among Nobel medicine prize winners

Oct 05, 2015 - 10:23 PM

Tu Youyou is the first Chinese woman national to win a Nobel prize in science and only the 12th woman to win the medicine prize among the 210 laureates honored since 1901

The portraits of the winners of the Nobel Medicine Prize 2015 (L-R) Irish-born William Campbell, Satoshi Omura of Japan and China's Youyou Tu are displayed on a screen during a press conference of the Nobel Committee to announce the winners of the 2015 Nobel Medicine Prize on October 5, 2015 at the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden. AFP PHOTO / JONATHAN NACKSTRAND

IN PHOTOS: Indonesian integration in a medicine shop

Apr 11, 2015 - 4:05 PM

Marlina – a Muslim woman with expertise in Chinese medicine in Jakarta – is an inspiring example of genuine integration in Indonesia

Marlina, a 30-year-old Javanese woman, got interested in Chinese herbal medicine in 2010.

7 ways to stay healthy this rainy season

Jun 05, 2013 - 12:49 PM

Wearing rain boots drinking tea and washing your hands are ways to stay healthy this rainy season

RAINY DAY BLUES. The monsoon season brings with it diseases and bacteria we need to guard against

Remi Santiago-Bautista: Soul food

Mar 28, 2013 - 12:00 PM

The woman who healed herself now heals others

INNER PEACE, INNER HARMONY. Remi Santiago-Bautista believes in the importance of mental and emotional health. All photos courtesy of Rhea Claire Madarang

Herbal sex pills dangerous - Pfizer

Jul 24, 2012 - 4:49 PM

The pharmaceutical company says many of the pills are produced through substandard processes