Flood Response: Life-saving Infographics
Over the past few days, as Metro Manila once again experienced heavy rains and flooding, many news agencies, government units, organizations, and citizens helped disseminate life-saving information online through infographics. The Yahoo! Philippines SHE staff compiled them. We're certain that most (if not all) of them will remain useful for a long time.
Disclaimer: Yahoo! Philippines SHE does not claim ownership of any of the infographics. The creators of the said infographics are credited accordingly on the bylines incorporated in the images themselves.
- Yahoo SHE Thu, Aug 9, 2012 1:00 PM PHT
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- Healthy Living - Thu, Dec 5, 2013 3:31 AM PHT
To set the record straight, we asked Equinox advisory board member and sleep expert James B. Maas, Ph.D., author of Sleep for Success!, to dispel five of the most common falsehoods. Do that one or more times a week and not only will your sleep deficit increase, but you'll risk the associated weight gain and memory loss issues. …
- Healthy Living - Thu, Dec 5, 2013 9:03 AM PHT
When it comes to alcohol and pregnancy, the verdict is in (again): No amount of alcohol is safe for expecting women, according to new research published in the Journal of Neuroscience. Scientists conducted studies on mice and found that any exposure to alcohol alters fetal brain development, particularly in the regions that control cognition, vision, hearing, touch, motor skills, and language. Study author Kelly Huffman, assistant professor of psychology at University of California, …
- AFP Relax - Sat, Dec 7, 2013 1:20 AM PHT
Saudi Arabia launched a new tourist visa program this week that allows foreigners to visit the kingdom’s tourist and historical sites. Announced out of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities earlier this year, visitors are now able to apply for a tourist visa under the Extended Umrah Tourism Programme and stay in the country for up to 30 days. According to the Saudi Gazette, foreigners from 65 countries will be eligible for the new tourist visa. Saudi Arabia is home to two of the …
- AFP Relax - Sat, Dec 7, 2013 1:46 AM PHT
- Healthy Living - Sat, Dec 7, 2013 7:58 AM PHT
Another day, another company strikes gold thanks to Kate Middleton. A day after the Duchess of Cambridge wore a $35 sparkly, crystal bead Zara necklace to attend the premiere of "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" to honor the late Nelson Mandela, the necklace has sold out on Zara's website. Middleton paired the piece with a cream-colored Roland Mouret gown and wore her hair in a casual ponytail - a departure from the previous evening when she showed off a glittery tiara (a family heirloom valued …