ALBANY — Future registered nurses with associate’s degrees would have to earn bachelor’s degrees within 10 years to keep working in New York under a proposed bill that seeks to raise educational standards for nurses, even as the health care industry faces staffing shortages.


MANILA — Doctors nationwide have observed a glaring increase in incidence of heart attack and stroke during the holidays.

A new health “book of wisdom,” which was recently released by Xlibris publishing company of Bloomington, Indiana, points out that most of the cancers known to man today are self-inflicted through personal carelessness and abuse of the body.

Leptospirosis is caused by infection with bacteria of the genus Leptospira, and affects humans, as well as other mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles.



A research team headed by surgical oncologist Dr. Shane Morita has found that the majority of Filipino thyroid cancer patients carry a genetic mutation that makes their disease worse than other ethnic groups. Morita performed a follow-up exam at the Queen’s Medical Center’s Cancer Center on Kanani Correa, who is recovering from thyroid cancer surgery.  (Photo by Jamm Aquino / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

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