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Aratiles and Its Health Benefits That You Probably Didn’t Know

Aratiles or mansanitas (in Leyte) or Kerson Fruit in English, has made the rounds on the internet recently because of a student scientist from Iloilo City who was believed to have discovered a potential anti-diabetic components in the said fruit. Her name is Maria Isabel Layson. She won the National Science and Technology Fair and […]

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FDA temporarily bans pork meat products from ASF-affected countries

Temporary ban on importation, distribution, and sale of processed pork meat products from African Swine Fever-affected countries was ordered by the Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. Eric Domingo, the officer-in-charge of the said government agency, said the items ordered to be pulled out  from supermarkets and grocery stores will be immediately […]