The Guy with the Lamp

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Current Rank: 75 (Health & Medicine)
Site Description: The Guy with the Lamp is a health and wellness blog that aims to inform people about the current health situation, breakthroughs and alternatives in medicine,and other health-related concerns.
Date Joined: Aug 29, 2009

Tags: health, nursing, medicine, technology, social issues

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Health Promotion for Pregnant Women
on Aug 31, 2009 in Vital Statistics Community Health Nursing Maternal and Child Nursing According to the 2000 Philippine Health Statistics, 24 out of 1000 women who gave birth die due to pregnancy complications. 25% of these could be accounted to hypertension, 20.3% to postpartum hemorrhage (severe bleeding), and 9% to pregnancy related...

2007 Philippine Demographic Profile with Analysis
on Aug 29, 2009 in DOH Health Programs Personal Opinion and Analysis DOH Health Advisories What is a Demographic Profile? It is a statistic record of a country, province or city with regard to its population, average life expectancy, dependency ratio (ratio of people who are economically functional and those people who are below the minimu...

on Aug 29, 2009 in Personal Opinion and Analysis Socio-economic Issues Ninoy Aquino said, "A filipino is worth dying for...", President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo says "A filipino is worth DINING for..."I'm talking about the expensive dining of PGMA at the Le Cirque, New York along with a "large entourage". Reports later s...

Night Shift: Isang Pagaaral ukol sa Student Prostitution
on Aug 28, 2009Night Shift: Isang pag-aaral ukol sa mga student prostitutes...

Top 10 Leading Causes of Mortality in the Philippines
on Aug 28, 2009MORTALITY: TEN LEADING (10) LEADING CAUSESNumber and rate/100,000 Population Philippines5-Year Average (2000-2004) & 2005 Cause 5 Year Average (2000-2004) 2005* Number Rate No. Rate 1. Diseases of the Heart 66,412...

UST Hospital Benavides Cancer Institute Holds 3rd Cancer Conference
on Aug 27, 2009The UST Hospital Benavides Cancer Institute will be holding its 3rd Cancer Conference with the theme "Multidisciplinary Care of Gastrointestinal Malignancies" On August 26-28, 2009 at the BCI Auditorium. Members of the Thomasian community, different...

Pinoy MD Program
on Aug 23, 2009How many of us said during our youth years the line, "Gusto ko magging doktor"? (I want to be a doctor) Chances are, in one point in our lives we fell for that hard-to-reach ambition. Frankly speaking, how many of us Filipinos even live up to that am...

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PRC August 2009 Physicians Licensure (Board) Examination Results
on Aug 22, 2009The result of the Philippine Physicians Licensure (Board) Examination, which was held in Manila, Cebu & Davao on August 8, 9, 15 & 16, 2009 has been released by the PRC. 1,680 out of 2,357 examinees passed the exam. The top 10 examinees are a...

Botika ng Barangay Program
on Aug 22, 2009The Botika ng Barangay (BnB) refers to a drug outlet managed by a legitimate community organization (CO/non-government organization (NGO) and/or the Local Government Unit (LGU), with a trained operator and a supervising pharmacist specifically establ...

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