Dr. Philip S. Chua

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Fibromyalgia: an enigma

What is fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a disorder that causes muscle aches and pain, tenderness, spasm, and stiffness, along with areas of the tendons and ligaments, and chronic fatigue. These tender points are common around the neck and shoulders, in the … Continue reading

September 28, 2017

Are you a candidate for a stroke?

IN the United States, one person is diagnosed with a stroke every 40 seconds. This dreaded and debilitating illness is so common it victimizes more than 2,000 individuals each day and killis about 133,000 each year. In the Philippines, the … Continue reading

September 21, 2017

Lemonade for kidney stones

Nothing to date can dissolve kidney stones, in spite of various marketed herbal substances or “natural and home” remedy potion or pills that claim to be able to do so. Don’t be fooled by false advertisements which are only after … Continue reading

September 14, 2017

Heart chelation: a scam

What is Chelation Therapy? Chelation Therapy is an accepted treatment for poisoning by many metals (like lead, cadmium, arsenic, zinc, etc.) and other toxic substances.  These chelating agents “cleanse” the blood of these poisons. Some unscrupulous healthcare providers, however, are … Continue reading

September 07, 2017

12 truths about sleep

We do not need sleep False. While science cannot be certain that every animal sleeps, evidence says that most of those in the animal kingdom do. Sleep is very important, especially for us, humans, in order to “recharge” and not … Continue reading

August 31, 2017

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