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30 BEST BEACHES in the Philippines According to Travel Bloggers (Part 1) - Philippine Beach Guide

There are many questions that travel bloggers can answer easily. <i>How to get there. Where to stay. What to do in a certain destination.</i> But if you want …

Beaches

30 Best Beaches in the Philippines According to Travel Bloggers (Part 2) - Philippine Beach Guide

We asked some of your favorite travel bloggers: What is the best beach in the Philippines?<p>It’s a difficult question, to say the least. After all, the …

6 Unspoiled Beaches in Quezon Province for Adventure-Seeking Beach Goers

There are a lot of popular beach getaways in the Philippines—from Boracay to Palawan and Cebu—but did you know that Quezon Province is also home to …

Quezon

Greece on My Mind: All the Santorini-Themed Places in the PH

Quite ironically, beautiful Santorini was formed from one of the biggest volcanic eruptions in history. 3,600 years have passed since the last, and …

Top 5 Best Beach Resorts in Antique, Philippines

<b>Photo Credit: IDreamedofThis.com</b><p>The stunning province of Antique, located in Western Visayas has very many outstanding natural resources as their …

The Philippine Bucket List: 20 Challenges Every Filipino Traveller Must Complete

“Huwag maging dayuhan sa sariling bayan!” (Don’t be a foreigner in your own country!) I’ve always believed in this line so I urge myself to explore …

5 Super Remote Philippine Beaches That Will Amaze You

The intense tropical heat the Philippines gets during summer may have brought you to a couple of favorite beach destinations in the country. From …

Beaches

7 Places In The Philippines You Need To Visit With Your Boyfriend

Another year has begun, and no doubt, you’re already scheduling your next vacation with your boyfriend in your head. Who can blame you? Wanderlust, …

Boracay's 12 Most Beautiful Beaches, And 5 Ugly Ones To Avoid

D<p>id you know that Boracay has 17 beaches? That’s a lot. And it’s hard to know which ones to visit without seeing them first. That’s why on this page …

This Island Resort That Looks a Lot like Maldives' Overwater Bungalows Can Be Found in the Philippines

5 White Sand Beaches That Are Not Boracay

<b>Labor Day, May 1</b>, coincides with the peak of summer in the Philippines. Weather experts even say that we might hit an all-time high of 39-40 C this …

Boracay

5 Private Resorts That You Can Rent In Antipolo For Less Than P10,000

When you want a quick escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, but still want the cozy vibes of being home, a private resort is the answer to …

Coron Paradise

You'll Get Third-Degree Gains From This Triceps Workout

If you want chiseled arms, there's no doubt you'll want to light up your triceps<p>If you want sculpted, chiseled arms, then there's no doubt you'll want to light up your triceps. This workout is a mechanical drop set, meaning the moves get slightly "easier" as you progress through the set. This means …

9 Tips for Composing the Perfect Picture

From the Rule of Thirds to symmetry, Steve McCurry's photos show you how you step up your photography game.<p>Photojournalist Steve McCurry, who is most famous for his piercing portrait of the Afghan Girl, featured on the cover of the June 1985 issue of National Geographic Magazine, is a master at …

Editorial: Incentives for hospitals may harm patients

Two weeks ago, the Wall Street Journal published a disturbing report on small, rural hospitals in America.<p>Iowa is home to 82 of these so-called …

California hospital becomes first in US to prescribe ingestible sensors from Proteus

Redwood City, California-based <b></b><b>Proteus Digital Health</b> announced its first US healthcare provider customer, Barton Health, which will prescribe the …

More Hospitals Are Ditching Antibiotics In The Meat They Serve

Every year some 2 million Americans get infections from antibiotic-resistant bacteria, and 23,000 of them die from these superbugs.<p>Superbugs are mostly a hospital problem: They're where these pathogens are often born and spread, and where the infected come for help. But hospitals are not where the …

Why Are Hospital Prices So Crazy? Hint: The Hospitals May Not Be At Fault

Imagine you are running a business and selling your product for a price that is three times higher than some of your rivals. Yet despite the price difference, you continue to sell all that you produce and make a fat profit in the process. Would you voluntarily lower your price instead?<p>That was a …

Why medical procedures have such vastly different costs

Many states or state hospital associations have price transparency initiatives, and there are a number of private companies that also purport to help consumers find value for their health care dollar.<p>But the search for the best price is often stymied, not necessarily by a lack of information, but …

Health Care

Here's another case of a Catholic hospital interfering with patient care

Rebecca Chamorro, 33, is a married woman who is due to give birth to her third child by C-section on Jan. 28. She and her husband decided they don't want any more children after their third, so she asked her obstetrician to perform a tubal ligation immediately after her Cesarean delivery to prevent …

Health Care

Decades after spending her childhood in and out of the hospital, nurse now treats caregiver who inspired her

MILWAUKEE — Lynn Bartos always had a good feeling about the soft-spoken nurse who would greet her warmly at the Milwaukee-area infusion clinic where …

Long-Term Care

Hospital performs first hand transplant in Canada | The Star

Canada’s first hand transplant has been successfully performed by a team of doctors in Toronto.<p>The University Health Network, which operates four …

Hospital bulldozed in China by local government—with doctors and patients still inside

Demolishing a hospital is a complex operation with many potential hazards. So you can imagine how hard it was for Huiji District to try to take one …

City Politics

Junior doctors' strike: up to 150,000 operations and appointments at risk

As doctors' unions and health officials go back into talks, fears that up to 150,000 patients could suffer if further action is not called offf<p>Up to 150,000 patients could see hospital operations and appointments cancelled if talks between doctors’ unions and officials fail.<p>The British Medical …

New venture aims to fill customer-service void in healthcare

(Reuters) — Three large U.S. venture capital firms are betting that hospitals will buy into a new service designed to help healthcare providers treat …

55 hospitals sue HHS over two-midnight rule, payment cuts

Fifty-five hospitals have filed a lawsuit against the Secretary of Health and Human Services over Medicare's 0.2 percent cut in payment for inpatient …

Health Care

Victoria General Hospital plan can't come soon enough, staff say

The water is undrinkable due to pipes fouled by Legionnaire's disease, floods routinely disrupt surgeries and send nurses scrambling to save medical …

All GPs train as junior doctors in hospitals – this dispute threatens our survival | Zara Azizl

The new junior doctor contract will increase the shortage of GPs by making any career in medicine an unpopular choice<p>I am not a junior doctor and I do not work in a hospital. I work as a GP in a 17,000 patient practice in Bristol. Most days I am on the phone to a junior doctor, either for advice or …

Heaven or Hospital: Inside Our Heartbreaking Decision for Our Terminally Ill 5-Year-Old Daughter

It started almost on a whim.<p>Struck by the powerful conversations about death she was having with her terminally ill 5-year-old daughter, Julianna …

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