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The J. Lopez, M.D. Medical Group Inc. formally launched its clinic recently at Centuria Medical Makati in Poblacion, Makati City......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News21 min. ago Related News

MPBL: Pasaol takes charge for Zambo in Game 1 victory over Batangas

DAVAO CITY -- Fifth seed Zamboanga Family's Brand Sardines gutted out a 78-74 victory over fourth-seeded Batangas-Tanduay, to take Game One of the 2019-20 Chooks-to-Go MPBL Lakan Cup best-of-three quarterfinals, Monday at the Rizal Memorial Colleges Gym here. It was Davaoeno Alvin Pasaol who led the charge for Zamboanga, finishing with 17 points, five rebounds, two steals, one block, and an assist. With the crowd cheering them on largely thanks to Pasaol, Zamboanga led by 10, 42-32, early in the third canto. Trailing 76-67 with 3:37 left in the game, the Athletics launched a spirited comeback, scoring six straight points, capped by Jeff Viernes's two freebies with 28.8 ticks, to slash their deficit to just three, 76-73. Then on the other end, Alvin Pasaol's inbound was stolen by Jayson Grimaldo. A scramble for the loose ball occurred and Viernes was fouled by Anton Asistio. However, Viernes split his charities with 15.3 seconds remaining, 76-74, before Robin Roño was fouled. Roño calmly sank both free throws before Viernes missed two triple attempts to end the match. "We need to stay composed kasi playoffs na ito. Good thing we stuck on our defensive plan in the end. We made stops, we controlled the rebounds and hit the crucial free throws," head coach Britt Reroma said. Roño added 13 markers and eight rebounds while Aaron Black chipped in 11 points, four boards, and three dimes. Harold Arboleda chalked up 10 markers and seven rebounds as well. Viernes paced the Athletics with 18 points, six rebounds, and five assists while Jhaymo Eguilos had 16 markers and nine boards. The Family's Brand Sardines-backed squad looks to close the series on February 21, Friday, at their foes' home turf at the Batangas City Coliseum. The Scores: Zamboanga-Family's Brand Sardines 78 - Pasaol 17, Roño 13, Black 11, Arboleda 10, Santillan 7, Asistio 7, Bonsubre 4, De Vera 3, Villamor 3, Thiele 3, Manzo 0, Reyes 0. Batangas-Tanduay 74 - Viernes 18, Eguilos 16, Santos 11, Melano 10, Bragais 9, Teodoro 5, Grimaldo 4, Koga 1, Basibas 0, Rogado 0, Lopez 0. Quarterscores: 22-25, 40-32, 57-54, 78-74......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: Sports34 min. ago Related News

2 farmers missing in Quezon

Since March 2019, the 85th IBPA has been involved in human rights violations against coconut farmers in Quezon. Farmers in Macalelon and Lopez towns have been forced to evacuate due to continuing harassment and accusations of being supporters of the New People’s Army. The post 2 farmers missing in Quezon appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: News3 hr. 33 min. ago Related News

EO on drug price caps signed; pharma to comply

President Duterte has signed an executive order imposing price caps on medicines for hypertension, cancer, diabetes and other diseases as part of the effort to improve the public’s access to health care......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News4 hr. 33 min. ago Related News

TIGNAN: JLo nagpainit, ibinandera ang bikini body

AT 50, sobrang sexy pa din talaga ni Jennifer Lopez. Ibinandera nya sa kanyang official Instagram account ang isang bikini photo. Ani JLo, siya ay ‘relaxed and recharged’. View this post on Instagram Relaxed and recharged. 🤍 A post shared by Jennifer Lopez (@jlo) on Feb 16, 2020 at 10:22am PST More than 6 million […] The post TIGNAN: JLo nagpainit, ibinandera ang bikini body appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: News15 hr. 54 min. ago Related News

Tokyo 2020: Who’s Olympic taekwondo hopeful Pauline Lopez?

    MANILA, Philippines – There’s a unique mix of style and confidence in the way Pauline Lopez moves, which is rare, even for other athletes who’ve earned the right to wear gold medals around their necks.  There’s a purpose to each action she takes. One of the Philippines’ ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 16th, 2020Related News

Muntinlupa partners with USAid, URC for local drug rehab program

THE local government of Muntinlupa inks partnership with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAid) through the University Research Company for the implementation of USAid RenewHealth project that aims to strengthen the city’s community-based drug rehabilitation program. Muntinlupa Mayor Jaime Fresnedi signed a memorandum of agreement with USAid RenewHealth Project chief of Party Dr. Gina […].....»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsFeb 15th, 2020Related News

DTI mulls face mask price hike

The Department of Trade and Industry is mulling whether or not to allow stores and pharmacies to sell surgical masks at higher prices due to increasing cost of raw materials here and abroad amid the novel coronavirus outbreak. DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez said that from the current suggested retail price of P8 per piece, prices […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsFeb 14th, 2020Related News

Pinoys prefer brain than body

Eight out of ten Filipinos are more attracted to brain than body, a Social Weather Stations survey has found out. In the survey held from Dec. 13 to 19 with 1,200 respondents and released on Valentine’s Day, SWS found out that 81 percent are more attracted to a person’s brain than body. SWS said more […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsFeb 14th, 2020Related News

Adamson takes down Ateneo to take next step in UAAP 82 stepladder

Adamson High School is onto the next rung of the UAAP 82 Boys Basketball stepladder playoffs after turning the lights off of Ateneo de Manila High School, 84-75, Wednesday at Filoil Flying V Centre. The inside-outside combo of Season MVP Jake Figueroa and John Erolon worked wonders for the Baby Falcons who scored their second straight win against the Blue Eaglets to stay alive and stake claim to the seat opposite twice-to-beat Far Eastern University-Diliman. It definitely didn’t come easy, however, as the San Marcelino-based squad actually fell victim to a blazing 20-6 beginning by their opponents. Figueroa and Erolon kept coming, though, and Adamson slowly but surely clawed its way back into the contest. Only down three heading into the final frame, it was then Joshua Barcelona’s turn to come up big as he joined forces with their main men in a 20-2 tear that put them on top, 75-60. Ateneo didn’t quit just yet, but only came as nine in the last five minutes. In the end, Figueroa posted a powerful 15-point, 22-rebound double-double to go along with four blocks, four assists, and two steals while John Erolon also added 16 markers, five boards, and five dimes. With that, the Baby Falcons move on to a taller task of challenging the second-seeded Baby Tamaraws. The schedule of that showdown is yet to be determined. For the Blue Eaglets, Forthsky Padrigao showed the way with 22 points, eight assists, seven rebounds, and four steals while Joaquin Jaymalin chimed in 20 markers. Lebron Lopez and Josh Lazaro also had a fine finish to their first years with the former finishing with 13 points, seven blocks, and four rebounds and the latter ending with 12 markers, 10 boards, six rejections, and three assists. BOX SCORES ADAMSON 84 - Erolon 16, Figueroa 15, Dominguez 13, Quinal 13, Guarino 11, Barcelona 10, Cosal 6, Hanapi 0. ATENEO 75 - Padrigao 22, Jaymalin 20, Lopez 13, Lazaro 12, Espinosa 4, Ladimo 2, G. Salvador 2, Corral 0, De Ayre 0, Nieto 0, Pangilinan 0, M. Salvador 0. QUARTER SCORES: 8-22, 29-31, 57-58, 84-75. —— Follow this writer on Twitter, @riegogogo......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsFeb 12th, 2020Related News

Even after UAAP 82 exit, Padrigao has no regrets about sacrificing for Ateneo

Forthsky Padrigao was invited to the 2020 Basketball without Borders Global Camp running from February 14 to 16. The primetime playmaker sacrificed his spot in the annual gathering of the top young talent from all over the world so he could lead Ateneo de Manila High School in its do-or-die game against Adamson High School. Only, Padrigao and crew came up short on Wednesday. With the Blue Eaglets’ campaign coming to a close, his calendar has just opened up quite a bit. Still, he has no regrets about making such sacrifice. “Definitely, no regrets kasi ‘di porket ni-sacrifice ko ‘tong isang bagay, magiging successful na ako rito sa isa,” he said. He then continued, “In life, we take risks and sa risks na yun, if we succeed, then good. If we don’t, then we learn from that.” Indeed, the 5-foot-11 court general has, without a doubt, learned a lot from his first season as the blue and white’s main man. “Yung chemistry ko with (Lebron Lopez and Josh Lazaro), medyo surface level pa lang, pero siguro, throughout the summer, mas magiging maayos chemistry namin,” he said. And with that, Padrigao says he and Ateneo will be back for more for his last go-round in high school. As he put it, “Definitely, gutom na gutom kami. But let’s see what awaits us.” —— Follow this writer on Twitter, @riegogogo......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsFeb 12th, 2020Related News

Pops takes on music’s ‘It Girls’

What do Beyonce Knowles, Jennifer Lopez, Britney Spears, Janet Jackson and Madonna have in common? Besides being beautiful and multi-talented, they are the most formidable names in popular music today. Their CDs sell by the millions and girls around the globe just want to be like them. They are, what you might call, this generation’s […].....»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsFeb 12th, 2020Related News

DTI secures more N-88 masks supply

Trade & Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez (FILE PHOTO)QUEZON CITY, Feb. 12 (PIA)--The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) was able to get the partial supply of N-88 masks f.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsFeb 12th, 2020Related News

Over 100 U.S. troops suffered brain injury in Iran attack – Pentagon

WASHINGTON, USA – More than 100 US troops sustained "mild" traumatic brain injury, far more than originally announced, when Iran launched missiles at their base in Iraq last month, the Department of Defense said Monday, February 10. "As of today, 109 US service members have been diagnosed with mild traumatic brain injury, or mTBI, an increase ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 11th, 2020Related News

“I wish this nightmare would be over” – Vanessa Bryant

Los Angeles – Ipinahayag ni Vanessa Bryant ang kanyang pagluluksa at sama ng loob sa pagkawala ng kanyang asawa na si NBA star Kobe Bryant at 13-anyos na anak nasi Gianna na nasawi sa helicopter crash nitong nakaraang buwan “My brain refuses to accept that both Kobe and Gigi are gone,” aniya. “I can’t process […] The post “I wish this nightmare would be over” – Vanessa Bryant appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Source: Remate RemateCategory: NewsFeb 11th, 2020Related News

Middleton, Bledsoe help Bucks beat Kings minus Antetokounmpo?

By JIM HOEHN Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) — Khris Middleton and Eric Bledsoe scored 28 points apiece to lead the Milwaukee Bucks past the Sacramento Kings 123-111 on Monday night, as the Bucks won without new father Giannis Antetokounmpo. Antetokounmpo, the reigning MVP, missed the game after he and his girlfriend welcomed their first child, a son whose birth he announced earlier Monday on his Twitter account. Milwaukee trailed 90-88 after three quarters, but opened the final period with 13 consecutive points as Sacramento missed its first five shots. Bledsoe capped the run with back-to-back 3 pointers to put the Bucks up 101-90. Bogdan Bogdanovic hit two free throws to pull the Kings within 103-97 with 5:58 remaining, but the Bucks pushed the lead back to 111-100 on a 3-pointer by Donte DiVincenzo. Harrison Barnes had 23 points and De’Aaron Fox added 17 for the Kings, who had won four of their previous five. Brook Lopez added 20 points for the Bucks, who improved their NBA-best record to 46-7. Milwaukee is 4-6 when trailing after three quarters. Sacramento, which trailed 38-24 after one quarter, took its first lead at 57-56 on Nemanja Bjelica's layup with 37 seconds left in the half. After making 16 of 31 shots in the first quarter, including 5 of 12 from beyond the arc, the Bucks were just 6 of 21 in their 19-point second quarter. TIP-INS Kings: Forward Jabari Parker, acquired at the trade deadline from Atlanta – where he missed 20 of his last 21 games with a right shoulder impingement – was inactive Monday for the third consecutive game with Sacramento. Coach Luke Walton said there is a chance Parker could play Wednesday at Dallas. Bucks: Milwaukee signed veteran forward Marvin Williams on Monday and waived forward Dragan Bender. Williams, in his 15th season, averaged 6.7 points and 2.7 rebounds in 41 games with Charlotte this season. The 6-foot-8 Williams, the second overall pick in the 2005 draft by the Atlanta Hawks, has averaged 10.3 points and 5.2 rebounds over his career. Bender averaged 3.7 points in seven games with the Bucks and also played in 13 games for the Wisconsin Herd of the NBA G League. UP NEXT Kings are at Dallas on Wednesday. Bucks are at Indianapolis on Wednesday......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsFeb 11th, 2020Related News

Performance nina Shakira at Jlo sa Superbowl, inulan ng papuri online

JENNIFER Lopez at Shakira   TJ BUMANLAG NAGING mainit na usapan online dahil sa nakakabilib na Superbowl Performance ng pinagsanib pwersang latina power nina Jennifer Lopez at Shakira. Inulan ng papuri sa internet ang tinaguriang “unbelievable energetic performance” nina Shakira at J-Lo sa halftime show sa superbowl 54 na ginanap sa Miami, Florida. Pinatunayan ng […] The post Performance nina Shakira at Jlo sa Superbowl, inulan ng papuri online appeared first on PINAS......»»

Source: Pinasglobal PinasglobalCategory: NewsFeb 10th, 2020Related News

Pokwang lumebel sa kaseksihan ni JLo

ON HER Instagram account, Pokwang posted her bikini photo katabi ng picture ni Jennifer Lopez na suot ang napakaseksing outfit na ginamit niya during the Super Bowl. Wearing what looks like a black one-piece bikini, marami ang humanga sa sexy figure ng comedienne. Talagang carry pa nitong makipagsabayan sa paseksihan. Proportional naman kasi ang katawan […].....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsFeb 9th, 2020Related News

UAAP 82: Umandal confident to lead UST post-SEA Games

Jau Umandal is about to get a much bigger role for UST in the UAAP Season 82 men's volleyball tournament. As the Tiger Spikers look to make a return to the Final Four following a one-year absence, Umandal's development after a stint with the Philippine national team could prove crucial. Umandal was part of the Philippine team that won silver in the 2019 Southeast Asian Games. "Sobrang laki ng confidence ko, and sobrang laki ng role ko para sa team," Umandal told ABS-CBN Sports. "Kasi galing ako sa national team sa SEA Games, yung nanalo tayo sa Thailand sobrang laking confidence sakin na maglaro sa UAAP dahil sa experience na nakuha ko," he added. Before the SEA Games, the Philippines had a a two-week camp in Japan, which proved to be worth it as the national team took down five-peat seeking Thailand in the semifinals before bagging a historic silver medal. As great as that is though, not all players have the privilege to play for tha national team and Umandal is taking the responsibility to guide the Tiger Spikers using his national team experience. "Ituturo ko sa kanila yung mga natutunan ko, mga mechanics na natutunan ko sa Japan, kung paano gawin mga bagay na mapapadali lang," he said. "Tinuturo ko yun sa kanila sa training, gina-guide ko sila lagi lalo na yung mga bata kasi sa program namin, iba na set up namin mas mabilis. Ni-level up na namin," Umandal added. — Follow this writer on Twitter, @paullintag8.....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsFeb 9th, 2020Related News

Gina Iniong s struggles in camp pay off in the circle

MANILA, Philippines – Filipina Gina "Conviction" Iniong  took things the hard way during her preparations for Asha "Knockout Queen" Roka in the ONE Championship: Fire and Fury card.  But the result speaks for itself. (WATCH:  Top 10 Knockouts | ONE: FIRE AND FURY Athletes | ONE Full Fights ) For 3 rounds, Iniong overpowered Roka at the sold out Mall Of Asia Arena, using her improved ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 8th, 2020Related News