Celine Natividad

Celine Natividad is a writer with big dreams. She's a confirmed nerd who has a boatload of stories to tell and doesn't just reach for the stars, but aims to become one.

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Resisting the Resistance
Antimicrobial and antibiotic resistance are a specific kinds of drug resistance. This phenomenon evolves naturally through random mutation. This is when microbes, including bacteria, parasites, and viruses, no longer respond to a drug that was previously used to treat them effectively. Read up here on how to treat and prevent this!
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A Different Kind of Wisdom
They say that with age comes wisdom, and apparently, wisdom comes in all shapes and sizes. A wisdom tooth is your third molar which usually appears between the ages of 17 to 21. Due to how they appear at a later stage in our lives, wisdom teeth usually affect other teeth and have a high chance of becoming impacted. Read up here on the causes of an impacted wisdom tooth as well as how it can be treated!
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Brace Yourselves!
Braces are an essential treatment for straightening teeth and correcting bites. They are composed of brackets individually attached to each tooth, linked together by lastics and a metal wire. Here is a short list of dos and don’ts for those who are new with braces!
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Caring For Your New Piercing
A piercing is a small hole in a part of the body made to insert jewelries. Take the initiative and read up on how to care for them to avoid any infections!
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What is Heartburn?
Heartburn is a common occurrence in many of us, but what exactly is it and how do we differentiate it with other diseases that have similar symptoms? Find out in this article!
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Going In-Depth With Astigmatism
Have you ever heard of the term astigmatism from people who wear glasses? Astigmatism is an eye condition that causes people to have blurred vision. This happens when the cornea, the clear front cover of the eyes have an irregular shape or because of the curvature of the lens in the eye. Read up here to know more about astigmatism and how it is treated and diagnosed!
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What is Alzheimer’s?
Alzheimer's is a kind of dementia that deals with issues regarding memory, thinking and behavior. Symptoms of alzheimer’s usually grow gradually and get worse after some time and they usually become severe enough to meddle with day to day activities of the patient. Find out now how Alzheimer’s may affect you and raise awareness!
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Physical Therapists and Occupational Therapists
A lot of people are confused on what the differences are between Occupational Therapists and Physical Therapists. Read up here on how the two differ!
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The Rise of Bentonite Clay
Bentonite clay is on the rise as one of the most effective skin care ingredients to get clear skin, but what exactly is it? Read up here on what exactly bentonite clay is and what it can do for your skin!
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What Exactly is Activated Charcoal?
Activated charcoal has become a well-talked about item these days because of its uses as a teeth whitener and as a skin treatment, but is it really a fad? Read up on the powder which has actually been used thousands of years ago!
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What To Do When You Sprain Your Ankle
Sprains can happen to anyone, regardless whether they’re doing sports or not. And with how often they can happen, the basic know-hows on how to treat an injured ankle should be common knowledge for everyone! Read up on how to treat your injured appendage here.
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Dental Prophylaxis
With the various things that we eat in a day to day basis, sometimes, brushing and flossing are not enough. A dental prophylaxis is needed to not only clean your teeth, but also to monitor your teeth alignment as well as other possible oral diseases! Read up here.
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A New Discovery: Brain Circuit and Anxiety
A formerly obscure cerebrum instrument that controls anxiety has become exposed. This medical breakthrough can now help us treat behaviors or symptoms associated with anxiety.
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Easy And Effective DIY Face Masks
Who needs to go to the spa when you can follow these simple steps to make your own face mask right at home? DIY face masks not only saves you time, but it also saves you a lot of money!
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A Short Guide to Scoliosis
Scoliosis is something that may happen to you or your loved ones. Make sure to read up on the matter and educate yourself on what scoliosis is!
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Medical Marijuana in the Philippines
Medical marijuana may not be popular in the Philippines, but it may actually be seen as “legal” with RA 9165. Read more on our country’s state with regards to medical marijuana here!
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Your Beauty is Within
We are surrounded by different beauty standards, but we should always remember that beauty is not something that you see, but rather, it is something that a person exhibits. Find out here how beauty standards affect people, more particularly, the youth, today.
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Top Tips On How To Avoid Malaria
Currently, there are no vaccinations for malaria. So it is important to follow preventive measures. Here is a brief description of what the disease is and a few preventive measures that you could do!
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A Briefer on HIV and AIDS
HIV is a virus that attacks cells in the immune system, which is our body’s natural defense against illness. On the other hand, AIDS stands for acquired immune deficiency syndrome. It is also called advanced HIV infection or late-stage HIV. Let us all take a more active role in educating ourselves and rid our society of discrimination towards people with this disease!
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A Lack of Insulin In the Years to Come
Those who use insulin regularly is expected to rise by 20 percent by 2030, and numerous individuals with Type 2 diabetes will not be able to access it, an study from Stanford University suggests.
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A Primer On Breast Cancer
Breast cancer is an uncontrolled development of breast cells. To better understand breast cancer, it is best to understand how it starts off and develops!
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Getting You That Glow: Korean Skincare Edition
Skincare has been all the craze lately, and with the people’s growing want to look young, flawless, and youthful, we have adopted some beauty tips from the Land of the Morning Calm, or South Korea. Read up here on the famous 10 Step Korean Skincare Routine!
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Fireworks Safety
With December rolling in, there’s no doubt that a lot of us will start using fireworks again for our celebrations. Make sure to take the proper safety measures to keep you and your family safe!
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Universal Health Care Bill Implementation Hindered By Budget Cuts
With the growing need of the Filipino people to rightfully receive access to health care, the Universal Health Care Bill was made to address problems, but budget cuts done to the Department of Health may hamper its implementation
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Keep An Eye On Your Sight
Sight is one of the five senses of all living beings and is integral in our everyday lives. Most people rely on their eyes to see and make sense of the world around them. But some eye diseases can lead to vision loss, so it is important to identify and treat eye diseases as early as possible. Follow these simple steps for maintaining healthy eyes well into your golden years!
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Dealing With Psoriasis
Itchy, burning, and stinging skin can be symptoms of various ailments, and one of these is psoriasis. The diagnosis of psoriasis cannot be made by the patients themselves. So make sure to consult with your doctor and they’ll be sure to provide you with reliable advice.
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Knowing More About Carpal Tunnel
With laptops and other gadgets becoming a constant in our lives, wrist pain has become more common. Read up on what carpal tunnel syndrome is and make sure to take proper care of your wrists!
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Signs and Symptoms of Premature Birth
Although premature births may not happen often, we should all take the time to know more about it! Read up on the signs and symptoms of premature births as well as the supportive care premature babies may need.
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Ease Your Stomach Flu
Gastroenteritis is the scientific name of stomach flu. Read up on the different food recommendations from experts and save yourself from all the discomfort it causes!
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Learn About Lupus
With the heat that we have in the Philippines, it is very common to mistake rashes or the redness of skin with nothing else, but no one can ever be too sure. So make sure to read up on lupus here and consult your doctors ASAP!
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Managing Asthma
Asthma affects people of all ages, but it most often starts during childhood. Successful asthma treatment requires that you take an active role in your care and follow your asthma action plan. Read up here on some tips in managing your asthma!
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Face Mapping: Pimples and Acne
Face mapping is “the ability to see the reflection of the body's organs on each part of the face by observing the face's complexion.” Where you’re breaking out is actually a reflection of what is happening to your body, and we should all be responsible in taking care of ourselves.
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The Deal With Over-The-Counter Medicine
Over-the-counter (OTC) drugs or medicine are medicine that patients can buy without the prescription of a doctor. Be sure to approach your doctor if you want to take any medicine to avoid any complications.
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Learning About Hernia
In Tagalog, hernia translates to “luslos.” However, despite how common they are, very little people are aware of the different types of hernia. Learn more about the different types of hernia and their symptoms to know when you need to consult with your doctor.
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The Rabies Virus
World Rabies Day is celebrated on the 28th of every September, and this day focuses on the need to raise awareness so that the people are aware about rabies and how it can be prevented and treated. Let us all educate ourselves on how to handle our pets as well as wild animals!
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Childproofing Checklist
Having a baby is a wonderful, yet admittedly stressful experience. Make your job easier, and your baby’s life safer by using this short checklist as a guide!
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Drink More, Feel Great
The human body is made up of 60% water, so it is no surprise that we should consume a large amount of water to be hydrated. With the continuously increasing temperature, make sure to keep a bottle of water always with you to prevent heat stroke and dehydration
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PCOS: More Common Than You Think
Menstruation is a normal vaginal bleeding that occurs as part of a woman’s monthly cycle. And its irregularity may be caused by different things, and should immediately be checked by a professional.
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8 Most Commonly Asked Questions By Pregnant Women
Raising your little bundle of joy for the first nine months is exciting yet terrifying at the same time. To lessen your worries, we gathered some of the most common questions which pregnant women ask and interviewed Dr. Arminda Veniegas.
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What Can I Eat If I Have Diabetes?
The food you eat is one of the most important things to look out for if you have diabetes. A healthy, balanced meal full of nutrients, and very little to no sugar or salt is the most recommended by health professionals.
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Seeing The World In Different Colors
Every person sees the world differently; be it in perspective, outlook, and even color! Color blindness is more common than most people think. Find out some of the different kinds of color vision deficiency here!
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Radio Guesting: Radyo Agila
SeeYouDoc was a guest on Radyo Agila last July 14. Find out here what went down on the live broadcast!
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Mental Health 101
Mental health is just as important as your physical health. Help raise awareness on the different kinds of mental illnesses and help break the stigma.
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Getting Vaccinated
Dr. Jay Ignacio, an expert in pediatrics, shares his experiences as a medical practitioner as well as his input on vaccinations! Read up on why vaccinations are important and why you should get them.
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Saving Cord Blood
Cord blood has the potential to treat at least 80 diseases, including cancer, yet it is usually discarded as medical waste 90% of the time. Learn how placental blood is valuable in treatments for some life-threatening diseases.
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Do’s and Don’ts During Pregnancy
The nine months of pregnancy is always filled with excitement and anxiousness. To make sure that you and your child’s health is at its best condition, read through our list of do’s and don’ts during pregnancy.
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Dental Discernment
Dr. Randolph Mencias, an expert in the field of dentistry, takes time out of his busy schedule to give us a brief run down of how it is being a dentist as well as some of the misconceptions people have.
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The Pediatrician’s Role
The first few years of a child is the most crucial part of their childhood. It’s a time for vaccinations, tests, and constant check ups, and what you need is someone who you can trust in all of these and more.
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SeeYouDoc at Techtonic Summit 2018
The experience of being able to meet people who are in the same field as you and experience similar things is something that is irreplaceable memorable, and Techtonic Summit 2018 was exactly that.
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Dentists vs Orthodontists: What’s The Difference?
A lot of people have a hard time distinguishing the difference between dentists and orthodontists. Find out here how the two practices differ!
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Health Myths: Debunked
Hearsays have always been misleading, and oftentimes, regardless if they have scientific backing, we follow what they say because we aren’t sure how it would affect our health. Here are some health myths explained and debunked.
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Dengue Awareness
With National Dengue Day falling on the 15th of June, and the rainy season palpably felt, make sure to read up on the signs and symptoms of dengue as well as how to prevent catching the viral disease.
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The Emergence of Fad Diets
Fad diets have come and gone over the centuries, yet despite their unhealthy and unsustainable methods, they are still quite popular. Read up more on what diets are and what the best diet is!
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How Do You Tell If You Have The Flu Or A Cold?
Have you been getting the chills lately? Do you think you have the flu? Or maybe it’s just a simple cold? Find out here!