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Today is World Malaria Day

While we don’t hear of malaria as much as dengue, it’s another mosquito transmitted disease that may cause death.  This is the tragedy that has befallen Reyster Langit 5 years ago. Learn more about the flying scourge from this article.

My article on childhood obesity

I’ve always been plagued by people saying that my son is too thin.  I’ve always told them that his weight is a perfect 50th percentile weight for his age — not too fat and not too thin.  But they don’t really believe me.  I guess that’s because people in our culture have always equated cute […]

Today is World TB Day

Today is World TB Day. Knowledge is power, especially in beating this centuries old contagious disease. This is a series of articles that I wrote for thepoc.net regarding this disease. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 (watch out for it!)

What Keeps Me Busy Lately

Aside from my blogging, I now have a freelance writing job. Allow me to plug 2 of the articles that I’ve done. The number one ladykiller The silent thief of sight (part one) The first article is about Ischemic Heart Disease, while the second one is the first of a series on Glaucoma.  I hope […]

Today is World Glaucoma Day

Today is World Glaucoma Day. I did a series of articles for thepoc.net . Here they are. If you want to know about glaucoma, read up on it here: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4