Category Archives: Lifestyles

9194590737_82e6036697_drug

Pharmaceutical stirs outrage over price hike for brain tumor drug

A little known pharmaceutical company in Florida has found itself in the eye of a storm following disclosures it raised the price of an old drug used to fight brain tumors by 1,400 percent, from $50 a pill to more than $700.

8368187279_5399dd9fdd_ford-f-150

US investigating Ford transmission recall involving F-150

Federal safety officials are investigating whether a Ford Motor Co. transmission recall should be widened to fix more than a million additional vehicles.

Gateway Gallery opens 2018 with an exhibit by Julius Legaspi who will present new pastel paintings in his fourth solo show, Paghirang.

Gateway Gallery opens 2018 with an exhibit by Julius Legaspi

Gateway Gallery opens 2018 with an exhibit by Julius Legaspi who will present new pastel paintings in his fourth solo show, Paghirang. Paghirang will have its Artist Reception on January 6, 2018, 6 pm at the Small Room of Gateway Gallery.

1700434119_06222c3e08_obama

Strong showing for Obama health law

About 8.8 million people have signed up for coverage next year under the Affordable Care Act, the government said Thursday. The surprisingly strong numbers come after a deadline surge last week

health, medical (Pixabay)

Medical Cannabis is not a threat to public

After 4 years of struggle for the legalization of Medical Cannabis in the country, the Philippine Cannabis Compassion Society (PCCS) has found a strong ally. The statement of the World Health Organization (WHO) declaring that Medical Cannabis is found to be beneficial to patients with Cancer, Epilepsy, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease is a welcome development.

Risa Hontiveros (photo by Kara Santos/ Flickr)
Daimler (Pixabay)

Daimler delivers its first all-electric trucks in Europe

German carmaker Daimler on Thursday delivered its first fully electric lorries to companies in Europe, as the global race to mass produce the first generation of “green trucks” heats up.

e-waste (Pixabay)

Environment group to Filipinos: ‘Have a zero e-waste Christmas’

Environment justice group BAN Toxics today urged Filipinos to think of the environment before making their yuletide electronic gadget purchase to reduce if not completely eliminate electronic waste or e-waste.

Sweet dreams are made of Sudy – Philippines

Sweet dreams are made of Sudy – Philippines

After helping millions of US students pay their tuition, the world’s leading sugar dating app, Sudy, is here to provide the same opportunity in the Philippines.

BEKO Washing machines

Holiday presents the whole family will love!

During Christmas, it is customary to buy individual gifts for those who are near and dear, especially that we want to make them feel special.