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The Allied Against Dengue movement: Saving lives through engagement, empowerment, and education

Nov 14, 2016 - 11:25 AM

Dengue is rife in Philippines and unless we join forces the disease will become the fastest spreading health threat in Philippines

The fight against dengue

Oct 21, 2016 - 12:00 AM

With the number of reported cases still on the rise the threat of dengue is very real in the Philippines What can we do about it?

Fast facts about dengue in PH

Aug 11, 2016 - 6:06 PM

It’s rainy season again Protect your child from this mosquito borne disease by knowing the symptoms methods of prevention and treatment here

GSK launches Allied Against Dengue campaign

Aug 09, 2016 - 3:40 PM

Allied Against Dengue AAD was created as a non profit open platform with the aim to empower healthcare providers organizations and communities as well as to reduce the impact of dengue on the nation in a holistic manner from prevention and control to management

UK drugs giant GSK to invest $361M despite Brexit

Jul 27, 2016 - 9:30 PM

The move will boost production and support delivery of its latest innovative respiratory and large molecule biological medicines

epa05155722 (FILE) A file picture showing the logo of the British multinational pharmaceutical and consumer healthcare company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK, bottom) outside the GSK factory in Shanghai, China, 17 July 2013. According to news reports on 12 February 2016 the British Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has fined a number of pharmaceutical companies, including GlaxoSmithKline PLC, (GSK) for anti-competitive conduct and agreements in relation to the supply of paroxetine. GSK?s total fine is 37,6 million GBP or 48.2 million euros. Generics (UK) Limited (GUK) was fined 5,8 million GBP or 7.4 million euros have been imposed on Merck KGaA (GUK?s former parent) and GUK and Alpharma?s infringement, total fines of 1,5 million GBP or 1.9 million euros have been imposed on Actavis UK Limited (formerly Alpharma Limited), Xellia Pharmaceuticals ApS (formerly Alpharma ApS) and Alpharma LLC (formerly Zoetis Products LLC, Alpharma LLC and Alpharma Inc). EPA/STR CHINA OUT


Dec 29, 2015 - 5:54 PM

That cough may be something worse Here are the signs symptoms and tips on how to cope with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

INFOGRAPHIC: 5 ways to fight asthma

Dec 07, 2015 - 2:50 PM

Asthma can strike at any time Here are a few ways you can cope with it

Just another hurdle: Stories of overcoming asthma

Oct 27, 2015 - 9:31 PM

A public speaker and a medicine student share how they dealt with the difficulties of the disease

Is it asthma?

Oct 20, 2015 - 5:55 PM

Asthma affects around 1 in 8 Filipinos Learn more about it and how to manage it

Are you at risk? 5 smoking-related diseases you should know about

Nov 19, 2014 - 10:02 AM

Learn more about the diseases that you and your loved ones should know

QUIZ: What's your cervical cancer risk profile?

Nov 17, 2014 - 6:30 AM

Find out what factors cause this prevalent but highly preventable condition

Cervical cancer: Prevention vs cure

Sep 28, 2014 - 8:57 AM

Prevention is better than cure as they always say It s also less expensive

China sentences GSK officials to prison, fines company

Sep 19, 2014 - 5:36 PM

The drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline was fined 3 0 billion yuan 490 million – reportedly the largest penalty ever handed down by a Chinese court – after it found the company guilty of bribing non government personnel

The headquarters of the British pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline is pictured in west London on July 29, 2013. Ben Stansall/AFP

GSK to seek green light for malaria vaccine

Oct 08, 2013 - 9:14 AM

Results for the Phase III stage of the closely followed RTS S vaccine were unveiled to experts on malaria in Africa

MALARIA TEST. A Thai Health official takes a blood sample from a child's finger for a malaria test at a malaria clinic in Bong Ti Lang village on Thai-Myanmar border of Sai Yoke district, Kanchanaburi Province, Thailand, 26 October 2012. EPA/Narong Sangnak

Rappler Hangout: Fighting an invisible enemy

Sep 18, 2013 - 4:38 PM

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