Category: Featured News

Health mission helps 1,070 residents in Benguet, Ilocos Sur

A young mother from Mankayan was fighting back tears as she left her two-year-old son at the operating room of the Lepanto Hospital Monday noon (May 7). Who can blame her? Her son, who was born with a cleft palate, had been operated on to correct his situation during a medical mission last year in […]

Essential nutrients for a healthy body

The human body needs a variety of five nutrients namely protein, carbohydrates, fats, vitamins and minerals from the foods we eat. Protein is needed to build and repair our muscles, blood, skin, bones and other tissues and organs in the body; and amino acids are the building blocks of it. Large proportion of our muscles, […]

Health expert calls to empower children with Down syndrome

“It takes a village to raise a child, more so with children with Down syndrome,” says Dr. Leanith Haya, Medical Officer IV of the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BGHMC) Department of Pediatrics during the regular Kapihan sa Baguio held at the Department of Health (DOH) Secretary’s Cottage on February 8.

Partnership for food and health security

Salvador S. Salacup, former Assistant Secretary of the Department of Agriculture, was the guest speaker during the opening program of the 32nd Charter Anniversary of the Benguet State University on January 29

Amianan Balita Ngayon