Dengue fever is fatal. It prevails in tropical countries, but there are ways to prevent it. If it is caught early, it can be cured with fluid replacement therapy.
"These types of land surface would have been sturdy when they formed, but over time they were dissolved by groundwater filtering and flowing through them."
Oxytocin has a lot to do about love and fidelity and true love. This is something you've got to know if you want love, or are in love and want to keep it good.
Creating ESL business English lessons requires a discernment of the type of vocabulary and situations that will be most relevant to your students, most of whom are the top in their field.
Online scams are becoming more sophisticated these days. I know, I came across two of them.
Vodka is tasteless on its own. You can decide if you want pure alcohol, or if you'll mix it with something to sweeten it up. The choice is yours.
Senior citizens can also make good use of Google Docs. This article is an equalizer. Anything a millenial can do, a senior citizen can do better, on Google Docs
Google Keep has been either underrated or is not widely known about. But it's useful to everybody and it's free.
The Philippine President campaigned on a promise that "the fish will grow fat" from the thousands that he promised to kill during his presidency. Who are the Filipinos who support him?
Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin lead two of the most powerful countries in the world. How will they get along in the next four years?
The organized, structured life of ants may be impressive and admirable, but the cost of it is cruel. The ants would have killed Thoreau in a nanosecond.
Franco, 8 and Martin, 4, have five great uncles and eight great aunts, who they call Lolo and Lola, the Filipino way. They have learned to live and eat healthily from them.
Both Adolf Hitler and Winston Churchill changed the world forever. These two opponents during WW2 shared one thing in common -- mental illness.
This article reviews the book, and talks about the author's writing process, so readers can learn from the experts. Notedly, Doerr wrote this 544 Pulitzer bestseller in 10 years.
If you get your electricity from under the ground, be sure that you have safety measures installed to prevent a fire blowup.
I always go to zoos whenever we travel, but in Paradizoo, it was more like an animal farm and ranch, which is far more animal friendly.
Cat poop coffee was so profitable, breeders imprisoned civets and fed it anything, not knowing that civets naturally choose the best berries, making the coffee so delicious. Now the real deal is back
Hybrid animals include the liger (lion and tiger) and geep (goat and sheep), but some mate naturally like the grolar (grizzley and polar). The first hybrids were mules.
After Tacloban, the Philippines was devastated by a Storm Surge, volunteers of the Tzu Chi Foundation were among the first responders.
In sum, molds can be found in food, drinks, medicines, basement leaks, neglected roof areas, water damaged ceilings and walls, household dust, clothes, wallpaper, drywalls, attics, floors, leather, wi
Bestselling book author Mitch Albom never put "writer" on his list of career options.
Usually old dogs need diapers. But diapers for young dogs can be practical and inexpensive (if you buy baby diapers and cut a hole). Pet rabbits and chickens are also wearing diapers when indoors.
Stephen Grupp, Dr. Ray L. Catague, Joseph J.Y. Sung, Anwar Fazal and Dr. William Tan are modern medical heroes who advanced medical treatments and enlarged public health care.
When the country was a Spanish colony, Philippine Mountain Coffee a top seller globally, but was never sold in the Philippines. Now, Philippine Mountain Coffee is available to all, Filipinos included.
A family in Taal where members tend to live long lives share two of their recipes. This article was originally published in Cook Magazine, year 2002.
Judging a dog competition in the Philippines is different from dog competitions anywhere else in the world. Usually it's about fashion, bling and fun.
If you suspect your child has difficulties with speech, speak up. The key to treating language disorders is early intervention.
Stigmatas can be easily faked, and several medical conditions can cause the stigmata. However, some religious stigmata are considered genuine, such as that of Padre Pio and St. Francis of Assissi.
BillyBadilla sells rare mutations of African Love Birds for $2.324.00 each -- and demand exceeds supply. NOTE: This article was locally published in Animal Scene magazine. Unedited version below.
Hermit crabs are free (if you get them on the beach), and require very little care and expense to maintain and keep them -- and you, happy.
I once had a Japanese Spitz named LuckyHappy who always stayed outdoors because as a boy dog, he liked to leave his scent everywhere. Lucky Happy had his own, enclosed space which kept him safe from the rain and where there was a cool wind in the...
Kamote is great if you want to diet in a healthy way. It makes you feel fuller, longer than if you ate a potato. Kangkong is good for many ailments including diabetes and epilepsy.
The 1953 movie, The Robe is based on a fictional novel by LLoyd C. Douglas. But a number of churches in Europe claim to have parts of the robe of Jesus.
Dog intelligence is measured among pure breeds, but not mixed breeds. Are mixed breeds smarter? What determines dog intelligence? Do you think measuring dog intelligence does justice to your dog?
The 1989 coup d’ etat against then President Corazon Aquino was one of six coups d' etat under her administration. But this time, the rebel army, led by Lt. Gregorio "Gringo" Honasan almost won. At the end of the day, it failed like the others....
I read Stolen Lives twice. The first time, I couldn’t put it down because it was just shocking. The second time I read it, (for this review), I found new things to be shocked by. Talk about shock overload. Malika Oufkir wrote Stolen Lives,...