Free Zumba session in Odiongan every weekend

Written by Paul Jaysent Fos | Romblon News

Hindi na problema para sa mga taga-Odiongan ang pagpapayat dahil simula sa Sabado, maari na silang sumali sa Free Zumba Session hatid ng Local Government ng Odiongan sa pangunguna ni Mayor Trina Firmalo-Fabic, Vice Mayor Mark Anthony Reyes at mga Sanguniang Bayan members.

Ayon sa post ni Mayor Trina Firmalo-Fabic, bawat weekends ang free zumba session 5:00PM hanggang 6:00PM sa Barangay Tabin-Dagat Multi-Purpose Pavement sa Barangay Tabin-Dagat.

Meron ring free zumba session na hatid ang LGU-Odiongan bawat Martes at Huwebes, 5:30PM hanggang 6:30PM sa Odiongan Covered Court.

Bukas umano ito sa lahat ng gustong sumali para mapanatiling fit at malusog...

Read more: Free Zumba session in Odiongan every weekend

Mga Pranses, muling bumisita sa Romblon para sa isang tour

Written by Kim Anthony Faderon, Romblon Provincial Tourism

The group with Ms. Riza Perez Fontamillas, local tour group coordinator, Ms. Raquel Tamayo, owner of Fun Pacific Star and Kim Faderon of the Provincial Tourism Office. (Photo by Jan Levent)The group with Ms. Riza Perez Fontamillas, local tour group coordinator, Ms. Raquel Tamayo, owner of Fun Pacific Star and Kim Faderon of the Provincial Tourism Office. (Photo by Jan Levent)

Muli na namang binisita ang Romblon ng isang grupong Pranses (French) ngayong July 19-21, 2016 para sa kanilang taunang Solidarity Tour. Ang tour group aybinubuo ng mga batang Pranses na may edad 14 hanggang 20 years old na sumailalim sa isang community immersion para mas mapalago ang pagkakakilala nila sa kaugalian at tradisyong Pilipino.

Ngayong taon, napili nilang tulungan ang Paulino Fetalino Fabon Sr. Memorial School sa Barangay Dapawan, Odiongan, Romblon. Namigay sila ng mga sports equipment tulad ng table tennis racket, badminton racket, baseball at bolang pang-basketball at volleyball.

Nakipaglaro rin sila sa mga bata at tinuruan ang mga...

Read more: Mga Pranses, muling bumisita sa Romblon para sa isang tour

Are energy drinks good for the heart?

Written by Ma. Cristina C. Arayata, Philippine News Agency

We cannot deny that some people, especially those who work in the wee hours, rely on energy drinks to keep themselves awake and alert. Does an energy drink have a bad effect on one’s heart?

Based on a study, energy drinks significantly increase heart contraction rates an hour after consumption.

A team of researchers, led by Dr. Jonas Doner from the University of Bonn, Germany studied the effect of energy drinks on the heart through the use of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).

Their study included 15 healthy men and three healthy women.

Doner and his team took cardiac MRIs...

Read more: Are energy drinks good for the heart?

Tuberculosis drugs work better with vitamin C: US study

Written by Philippine News Agency

Tuberculosis patients may have a quicker way to recover.

A new study on mice and tissue cultures suggested that giving vitamin C with tuberculosis drugs could reduce the unusually long time it took these drugs to eradicate this pathogen.

The study was published Wednesday in the US journal of Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.

In the study, investigators treated Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb)-infected mice with anti-tuberculosis drugs and vitamin C together and separately.

Vitamin C had no activity by itself, but in two independent experiments, the combination of vitamin C with the first-line TB drugs, isoniazid and rifampicin, reduced the organ burdens...

Read more: Tuberculosis drugs work better with vitamin C: US study