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    The 4S in Dengue Prevention

    Due to the national dengue outbreak, the Department of Health announced 4S in dengue prevention to the public. They are trying to educate the public on how to prevent a dengue outbreak in our places. The 4S are as follows: Search and Destroy (Search and destroy mosquito breeding sites.) Self-protection Measures (Use insect repellants daily and wear light-colored clothes, long sleeves, and long pants.) Seek early consultation. (Seek early consultation at the nearest health care facility once signs and symptoms are manifested.) Say YES only to fogging only during outbreaks. (Support fogging, spraying and misting only in hotspot areas where increases in cases are registered two consecutive weeks to prevent…

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    Product Review: Swissvita Micrite 3D All Use Cleanser Cream

    A few weeks ago, I got a Swissvita Micrite 3D All Use Cleanser Cream in the mail. I was so excited to try it but I have an ordinary cleanser that I was using and I don’t want to waste it. Just waited for a few days only and then I started using it. And then finally, after a month of using Swissvita Micrite 3D All Use Cleanser Cream. I can finally say something about it. I am now ready to share my review. But before anything else, let me introduce this product first… What is Swissvita Micrite 3D All Use Cleanser Cream Swissvita Micrite 3D All Use Cleanser Cream…

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    CDO Mommy Blogger Supports Nationwide Kilusang Kontra Kuto

    Nationwide Kilusang Kontra Kuto is a coalition of head lice prevention experts and advocates led by Lamoiyan Corporation’s Licealiz Head Lice Treatment Shampoo, the Department of Education (DepEd), UP Manila College of Public Health, Mommy Bloggers Philippines, and Drugstores Association of the Philippines. This coalition aims to achieve a kuto-free Philippines. The Nationwide Kilusang Kontra Kuto, now on its third year, aims to make a bigger impact and wider reach in order to eliminate kuto infestation problems in public schools. Their goal is to educate the public about the problem by visiting different schools in Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. A study shows that “kuto infestation” is considered the second most…

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    November 27 – National Hair Free Day 2018

    Hairless Preference Having hair in the armpits is socially acceptable in many countries, whereas in the Philippines, it is culturally ingrained that women prefer it hairless. So most Filipinas do the usual plucking or shaving. I am the latter. Being busy most of the time, I prefer shaving since it is fast and easy, unfortunately, over the years I developed a what you called a “chicken skin.” Whenever you shave your armpits, the skin where the hair grows protrudes visibly thus becoming similar to a chicken’s skin when you remove their feathers. That being said, my armpit was not a pretty sight to behold. Waxing Discovery Then I discovered waxing.…