Sweet ticks

Fatima Ignacio Gimenez - @inquirerdotnet 10/10/2022

The Philippine Statistics Authority in 2021 listed diabetes as the fourth leading cause of death behind ischemic heart disease which took first place, with cerebrovascular disease and neoplasms in second and third runner-up positions, respectively. In its preliminary report…

Sugar isn’t sweet

Peter Wallace - @inquirerdotnet 09/05/2022

The sugar debacle is an early example of why the President should put an agriculture secretary in place with some urgency. He just doesn’t have time to think through and address all the details handling agriculture requires,…

Hard facts on sugar

Cielito F. Habito - @inquirerdotnet 08/23/2022

So much has been written on the so-called “sugar mess” in the past two weeks that I hesitated to add more. But I thought it might help if we distilled the cold hard facts from opinions, accusations,…

Sugar crisis threatens Cebu’s oldest and only sugar milling company

Morexette Marie B. Erram 08/17/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The ongoing sugar crisis in the country has adversely affected consumers and large multinational companies alike.  Here in Cebu, it also threatened the viability and operations of the province’s oldest and only sugar…

The best all-natural skin care solutions you can find at home

Rhobie A. Ruaya, Rhobie Alburo Ruaya 03/22/2020

Who doesn’t want to look beautiful? But spending on beauty products or making constant visits to the dermatologist can be costly. CDN Digital is giving you some tips on how to look flawless at a minimal cost.…

DA chief: Sugar planters agree to lower refined sugar price

Inquirer.net 09/16/2018

BACOLOD CITY— Sugar planters have volunteered to sell refined sugar at P48 per kilo and allow the government to import up to 300,000 metric tons of sugar to bring down prices in the market. This was announced…

Of sugar, sand and sunset

Apple Ta-as 04/28/2017

Sipalay Besides, a breathtaking beachfront, Sugar Beach is home to quirky and quaint resorts like the Driftwood Village and the Takatuka Lodge and Dive Resort. At Driftwood Village, don’t expect a five-star accommodation. but rather a laid-back…

SIPALAY of sugar, sand and sunsets

Apple Ta-as 04/24/2017

  THERE is something special about things that are hard-earned. This rings true for travelling—when you discover something wonderful, say after going through a long and bumpy ride along unpaved roads. Just like the secluded paradise that…

Valentine’s Day services at Mandaue City Hall

Dominic D. Yasay 02/13/2017

SINGLE people or those who just went through a breakup can console themselves through free medical checkups and express lanes in Mandaue City Hall for today’s observance of Valentine’s Day. “In the spirit of solidarity, we decided…

Calcium, D3, salt, and MV-M

Philip S. Chua 12/04/2016

THERE have been controversies about the safe dose for our intake of calcium, Vitamin D, and sodium (salt). Obviously, the amount we take of any substance or medications, either too high or too low, is important, when…

Corruption: A Marcos ‘legacy’

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 11/30/2016

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña yesterday said the legacy that the administration of ousted dictator Ferdinand Marcos left, which is still present until now, is corruption. “The number one legacy of Marcos is corruption. That’s why we…

Sugar, spice and everything nice

Jude Bacalso 02/16/2016

Mehl & Zucker makes everything from scratch “SO who are Mehl & Zucker?” I ask. If he wanted to laugh in my face, he kept it rather well. With the patience and precision of a baker, Antonius…

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