MANILA — The Social Security System (SSS) on Friday refuted the statement of Bayan Muna chairman Neri Colmenares that there will be no increase in member contributions, stressing that the state-run pension fund did not make such a public announcement.
"We did not make any announcement that we will no longer increase member contributions. In fact, the contribution rate hike was part of the continuing reform agenda approved by President Rodrigo Duterte early this year," explained SSS President and Chief Executive Officer Emnamuel Dooc.
MANILA — In celebration of the Heart Month of February, a cardiologist has drawn up a checklist of tips on how to achieve the ultimate Valentine's Day gift to yourself and your loved ones — a "healthy loving heart".
Tired of seeing his patients fail their health goals, Dr. Anthony Leachon, leading internist and cardiologist of the Manila Doctors Hospital and fellow of the Philippine College of Physicians and the American College of Physicians, made a checklist of reminders everyone could follow, not only this month but all year round, for a healthy lifestyle.