Philippine Government Asked US for Temporary Protected Status DesignationUP

Temporary Protected Status Petition from PH Far From 100k Signatures

LAS VEGAS—Filipino-American leaders are turning to other means to pursue their request a Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Filipinos as their online petition is in danger of not gaining enough signatures. Just 13 days are left before the Feb. 1 deadline to gather 100,000 signatures on the We the ...
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Want To Lose Weight for 2014? – Man Shocks Parents with 130 lb. Weight Loss

Do you want to lose weight this 2014? Naturally, fitness facilities and dietary supplements get record sales and sign ups at the beginning of the year. Mainly because a lot of people put “Losing weight/Weight Loss” as their top priority on their New Year’s Resolution. However, this ...
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Casey Neistat Blows Up Movie Marketing Budget To Help Haiyan Victims

Casey Neistat Blows Up Movie Marketing Budget To Help Haiyan Victims

20th Century Fox hired a professional video maker Casey Neistat to make a video for them about Ben Stiller’s upcoming movie The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. Cool, that kind of stuff happens all the time to him. Instead of using the money to make a movie about the movie, Neistat used his entire ...
Heart Disease Prevention

Higher Risk Of Mental Stress-Induced Myocardial Ischemia for Female Heart Attack Survivors

Young and middle-aged women who have recently had a heart attack might be at a higher risk for restricted blood flow to the heart due to mental stress, according to a small new study. Researchers from Emory University found that mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia is more common among women ...
Ayurveda Techniques used to promote wellness

Five Ancient Healing Techniques Than Can Promote Wellness

Some of the best remedies when it comes to treating ailments of modern life may come from ancient and natural method which dates back thousands of years. The ailments which may be exacerbated by chronic fatigue and a fast-paced life may be treated using these methods. The exploding popularity of meditation ...
What you need to know about Obamacare

Affordable Care Act: What You Need to Know About the New Health Exchanges

As part of the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, consumer marketplaces for health insurance are set to go live Oct. 1. But don’t expect to see big insurance names like Cigna Corp. or Aetna Inc.AET +0.29% peddling their products there. Instead, lesser known — and often cheaper — offerings ...
Obamacare enrollment

Obamacare: Insurance Companies Cut Doctors’ Fees in New Health-Care Plans

Published originally from Wall Street Journal, “Insurers Cut Doctors’ Fees in New Health-Care Plans“: Insurers are slashing payments to medical practices in many of the plans they sell through the new health-law marketplaces—sparking worries that Americans signing up for coverage ...
Dr. Roland Coloma led the pioneering study of Filipino elderly in Toronto, Canada. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Study: Filipino seniors in Toronto poverty-stricken and de-professionalized

SCARBOROUGH, Canada–Despite the promise of universal health care benefits and other social safety net features, many elderly Filipinos don’t have it easy in Toronto, a pioneering joint research by the University of Toronto and the Filipino Centre Toronto found. About seven out of ten Filipino seniors ...
Yolanda Updates

Yolanda/Haiyan Damages, Casualties, Survivors, Donations, Updates (Photos)

Normally, I would go about posting topics relating to physical therapy. As a healthcare professional, I also could not ignore the tragedy in our country, The Philippines, caused by the tropical cyclone “Yolanda/Haiyan”. I will try to provide as much update as I can on our website using the ...
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