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VAT-free starting 2019: Medicines for diabetes, high cholesterol, hypertension

Dec 27, 2018 - 10:15 PM

The tax exemption is part of the tax reform law signed in December 2017

TAX-FREE. Medicines prescribed for diabetes, hypertension, and high cholesterol will be exempt from value-added tax starting 2019. Image from Shutterstock.

High blood pressure now major problem in developing world – study

Nov 16, 2016 - 11:20 AM

Between 1975 and 2015 the tally of adults with high blood pressure rose from 594 million to over 1 1 billion

Free maintenance meds at DOH's Hypertension and Diabetes Club

Jan 14, 2016 - 9:05 AM

Non communicable diseases such as diabetes are the top killers in the Philippines according to the World Health Organization

Why DASH diet tops new list of 35 best diets

Jan 10, 2015 - 5:50 PM

Read on for more on DASH and see how the most popular diets rank

#AfterYolanda: 12,000 die of diseases in E. Visayas

Nov 12, 2014 - 4:19 PM

It s double the number of those who died during the storm Causes are hypertensive vascular disease pneumonia trauma and accidents cancer of all forms and tuberculosis

File photo by P.K. Lee/MSF

#Pugadbaboy: Nakaka-high blood punchline 3

Nov 06, 2013 - 5:00 AM

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#Pugadbaboy: Nakaka-high blood punchline 2

Nov 06, 2013 - 5:00 AM

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#Pugadbaboy: Nakaka-high blood

Nov 06, 2013 - 5:00 AM

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Doctors to Miriam: Enrile war a stroke risk

Jan 17, 2013 - 1:16 PM

Santiago s doctors advise her to take it easy

After explosive interview, Miriam bursts blood vessel

Jan 16, 2013 - 5:52 PM

Sen Miriam Defensor Santiago s blood vessels in the eye burst after an explosive interview on Enrile