A Touch of Class and Competence: MAAYO MEDICAL Launches Endoscopy Unit

Maayo Medical Clinics, a newly opened top of the line medical facility just recently opened a new unit last February 24, 2018. The Endoscopy Unit is a dedicated area where medical procedures are performed with endoscopes or tubes with cameras to visualize the structures of the gastrointestinal tract, enabling more accurate results. The unit offers […]

#HANGINfection: Did you know that germs can touch you, even if you don’t touch them?

It is common knowledge that germs can be passed through person-to-person contact or touching dirty objects. What many of us don’t know is that germs live in the air, too. If you believe that not touching anything or anyone can keep germs at bay, THINK AGAIN. “#HANGINfection, technically known as Bioaerosols, refers to airborne germs […]

Lacto Pafi continues to bring good health to Filipino homes

After 18 years being the leading provider of probiotic-loaded health drinks, Lacto Pafi has expanded its reach to other sectors through its complete line of agricultural, household and personal care products. From the signature Lacto Pafi and LactoVitale probiotic health drinks, the company now produces and distributes brands such as Enzumo, LactoPlant, PafiGro, Lacto Eyedrops, Lactofresh […]

RAFI enters into a Tripartite Agreement with Santa Clara University and the University Of San Carlos

A Memorandum of Understanding was entered into by the Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc. (RAFI) with Santa Clara University (SCU) of Santa Clara, California, and the University of San Carlos (USC) of Cebu City, Philippines, for a tripartite collaboration to implement the Aboitiz Social Ventures Cebu.  The signing was done last Feb 9, 2018, at SCU, Santa […]

OPPO Celebrates an OPM Weekend at the UP Fair Roots 2018

OPPO Philippines, in partnership with UP Economics Society and UP Underground Music Community, celebrated a music-filled weekend for another installment of the much-awaited UP Fair last night. With numerous exciting rides, countless food stalls, and engaging games and activities, the celebration was definitely one for the books! With more than 14,000 attendees at the final […]

World Vision: Psychosocial care for children still needed after Marawi armed conflict

Following the return of families to Marawi City, aid agency World Vision underscores the importance of continuous psychosocial support for children affected by the crisis.  “Healing does not come in a snap especially for the children who have witnessed the fighting in Marawi. A number of them have had psychosocial support while they were still […]

Ethereal Blooms in Casa Gorordo Museum

February augurs love, and not just because of Valentine’s. In Casa Gorordo Museum, the bridal bouquet (Poranopsis paniculata) crowning the house’s azotea provides an ethereal feel, perfect for the month of love. The museum’s bridal bouquet is probably as old as the house itself, according to Mrs. Josefa “Pepit” Gorordo-Revilles, one of the original owners, […]

World Vision Reaches Out to 2,000 Families in Albay

Child-focused aid organization World Vision begins its relief operation to displaced families affected by the ongoing brunt of Mayon Volcano. Around 2,000 families or more than 7,000 individuals who fled to evacuation centres in Guinobatan, Albay were provided with relief items including hygiene kits (bath and laundry soaps, toothbrushes and toothpastes, sanitary packs, nailcutters, underwears […]