• FamHealthy Vein Check
    LIFESTYLE

    A Deep Dive on Thrombosis: When does it become a cause for concern?

    If the pandemic has taught us one thing, it is that we should never take our health for granted. From chronic diseases to other potential underlying health conditions, taking care of ourselves in a holistic manner goes a long way to maintaining our overall health and wellbeing. To raise awareness on health and medical concerns that may arise amid the quarantine, Sanofi Philippines partnered with The Asian Parent to launch FamHealthy, a webinar series that aims to educate Filipino families when it comes to health matters. In observance of World Thrombosis Day, FamHealthy hosted a special episode featuring the Philippine Society of Vascular Medicine to tackle ​blood clots or thromboses​,…

  • Sterling-Bank-on-the-Go
    LIFESTYLE

    Sterling Bank Accelerates Adoption of Digital Payments through QR Code

    Sterling Bank of Asia (SBA) continues to strengthen its digitization efforts by improving its online banking platform with the implementation of the Sterling Bank QR Pay. Among the BSP-supervised financial institutions, SBA is one of the first thrift banks that has adopted the National Quick Response Code Standard (QRPh). “The advantage of using QR code is that it facilitates instant payment or fund transfer without the need to manually key in the account details,” said Mr. Cecilio San Pedro, SBA’s President and CEO. This lessens the errors and makes fund transfers and payments fast, safe, and convenient. QRPh makes QR codes of different banks and e-wallets interoperable. Through Sterling Bank’s…

  • Pepsi Philippines E-commerce website
    LIFESTYLE

    Pepsi Philippines enters E-Commerce business to strengthen customer reach

    As quarantine restrictions remain in effect in various parts of the country, Pepsi-Cola Products Philippines, Inc. (PCPPI) is entering the E-Commerce business by allowing online orders for in-home deliveries starting October 5. PCPPI, the exclusive manufacturer of PepsiCo beverages in the country, is aiming to strengthen connections with its target consumers. “With mobility restrictions brought about by varying phases of lockdown, we have decided to adopt e-commerce to our overall operations to heed the call of our customers who wish to have more access to our product while they are at home,” said PCPPI President and CEO, Frederick Ong. “By going online, we are also able to counter disruptions caused…

  • Novuhair Lucky Deals Lazada
    LIFESTYLE

    NOVUHAIR & Master Hanz: Attuned with Nature’s Energy

    Cliché as it may sound, life has to go on but be it not forgotten that we can’t continue ignoring our body’s natural rhythm. Our individual uniqueness has equipped us with varied energy set up. While others may need more sleep than normal, some are designed with more sensitivity to asymmetries in daily routine. Ignoring our bodily-sent warning signals to slow down may cause health problems later on.  Fortunately, the prowess of the universe works in different mysterious ways, and more often than not, destiny is one of the words that the brain can essentially define. NOVUHAIR®, 2019 leading natural hair loss treatment (Euromonitor Passport Data October 2019), partnered with…

  • Aloe Vera Herbal Essences
    LIFESTYLE

    Aloe Vera, The Clean Beauty Holy Grail Reshaping Hair Care

    As attractive as they look like in a pot, aloe vera plants have been hailed as a natural ingredient with many positive skin benefits for thousands of years. Aloe vera leaves are full of gel-like texture that are rich in vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and fatty acids. It also contains enzymes that repair dead skin cells, while moisturizing the skin. It is rich in vitamins C and E which are nutrients that improve the skin’s elasticity, for a firmer and youthful look. Back in 2018, the rise of aloe vera gel tubs has taken over the Philippine beauty community. Aloe vera’s ability to soothe and provide hydration to the skin boosted…

  • AweSMLearning Week
    LIFESTYLE,  MOTHERHOOD | PERSONAL

    SM Supermalls dedicates “#AweSMLearning Week” to SuperKid-learners Nationwide

    The school year 2020-2021 is truly extraordinary as families across the country will transform their homes into fun learning spaces for students who will be on homeschool, blending learning, or distance education programs. With this, SM Supermalls kicks off its annual Kids’ Month celebration via a special “#AweSMLearning Week” dedicated to all SM kiddie shoppers nationwide. From September 28 to October 4, SM Supermalls’ digital pages will feature various homeschooling tips for students of all ages plus smart shopping hacks for parents.  Also, all SM malls will be happy to assist moms and dads who are set to complete their school essentials list – from traditional school supplies like notebooks,…

  • Chicken Caldereta
    FOOD

    Chicken Caldereta Recipe, How To Cook Caldereta Using My Trusted Mix

    Can I let you in on a little secret? Before I got married, I don’t know how to cook complicated dishes without a cookbook. The only ones I know by heart were fried dishes, ginisang ampalaya, adobo, and sinigang. So, how did I know how to cook chicken caldereta? The answer is Mama Sita’s Meal Mixes. Mama Sita’s® line of food mixes and sauces was born out of Mrs. Teresita “Mama Sita” Reyes’ pity for Filipinos abroad. She was worried that ‘children would grow up without getting to savor Filipino cuisine due to the absence of necessary ingredients and the time-consuming way of preparing them.‘ **Information is from Mama Sita’s…