RNs to strike August 14 at three Bay Area hospitals

Safe Staffing, patient care key concerns at Napa’s Queen of the Valley, Sutter Tracy, and Watsonville Community Registered nurses at three Bay Area hospitals, Queen of the Valley Medical Center in Napa, Sutter Tracy Community Hospital, and Watsonville Community Hospital will...

Aiza, girlfriend opt for artificial insemination

Singer Aiza Seguerra and fiancee Liza Diño are now seeking the help of science to have their own child. The couple said they are planning to undergo artificial insemination – a medical alternative for achieving conception. Seguerra said they are planning to start the procedure...

Guia Gomez talks about Erap 2016 bid

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Will Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada vie for the presidency again in 2016? Asked about Estrada running again for President in 2016, she said: “Let the future decide, destiny lahat yan.” Talk of Estrada possibly running anew for 2016 started after Vice...

Let the sunshine in for better health: study

(Relaxnews) – A study from Northwestern Medicine and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign indicates that all-day exposure to natural light, even by means of a window, leads to longer sleep duration at night, as well as increased physical activity and quality of...

Double jeopardy Chinese aggression in Zambales?

Manila journalist Jarius Bondoc recently published a story regarding Chinese aggression not only on the Panatag/Scarbourough Shoal controversy in Bajo de Masinloc, Zambales, but  the current invasion of a part of the West Philippine Sea-side in the town of Santa Cruz, Zambales....

Palace: DOJ on guard vs. dilatory tactics in Maguindanao massacre case

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Malacañang on Saturday assured the public the Department of Justice will be on guard against delaying tactics in the 2009 Ampatuan Massacre trial, with government prosecutors continuing to do their work. Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte gave...

Dingdong proposes to Marian on national TV

Actor Dingdong Dantes has popped the question to his girlfriend, actress Marian Rivera, live on TV during her dance show on Saturday, ending years-long of waiting by their family, friends and fans who’ve all been wanting for the two to tie the knot. On his knees, while holding...

Aquino swears in Armed Forces Chief Catapang, other military officers

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III on Monday swore in newly appointed Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), General Gregorio Pio Catapang Jr., and other military officers during simple rites at the Rizal Hall of Malacañang Palace. Catapang,...

DAP, PDAF caused drop in Aquino admin satisfaction rating – Drilon

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program, aside from the pork barrel scam, caused the drop in the satisfaction ratings of the Aquino administration, Senate President Franklin Drilon said Monday. “I would attribute this (drop) to the involvement of a...

Pinoy militants fighting in Iraq, Syria?

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Malacañang on Saturday said it will ask the appropriate agencies to verify reports that Filipino militants are going to Iraq and Syria to fight with the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said the Bureau...