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Happy Mother’s Day, Iná…

Whenever I look at Iná, my mother – Yolly Peñaflor-Rodil – I feel a huge tingle of pride run through my entire body. Why? Because she and I personify the cliché, “Like mother, like daughter.” Indeed, in so many ways, … Continue reading

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.Massage Method’ Quadruples Protection Against Tooth Decay

(ScienceDaily) — Do you really want to avoid cavities in your teeth? Try massaging them with a high-fluoride toothpaste after lunch. “Rubbing toothpaste onto your teeth increases the fluoride protection by 400%,” says Anna Nordström, dentist, PhD and researcher at … Continue reading

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‘Massage Method’ Quadruples Protection Against Tooth Decay

ScienceDaily (Mar. 25, 2012) — Do you really want to avoid cavities in your teeth? Try massaging them with a high-fluoride toothpaste after lunch. “Rubbing toothpaste onto your teeth increases the fluoride protection by 400%,” says Anna Nordström, dentist, PhD and … Continue reading

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Teaching Dental Care to Preschoolers

I am a pre-school teacher. A teacher’s job is never done. Even if the school-year is over, I am using whatever spare time I have in coming up with better and more creative ways to impart knowledge to my preschoolers … Continue reading

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Whiter Teeth?

I want to whiten my teeth. Their color is the light shade of yellow and I don’t like it. What can I do? I am 29 years old. – Name Withheld Upon Request Sometimes, it makes me sad that many … Continue reading

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Talking to God

Yes, it’s that time of the year once again when our thoughts spin towards God. The season of Lent, which culminates in the solemn observance of Holy Week, is an opportunity for this largely Catholic nation to reflect on the … Continue reading

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Birthday Prayer

Hey, guys! I’d like to share a secret. It’s my birthday today – March 20. But, no, I won’t tell you my age. That’s a lady’s prerogative. Besides, don’t you know that my age is a national security concern? Kidding … Continue reading

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Thank You, Lord!

The Alumni Association of Sta. Cruz Institute where I graduated from high school is having a grand reunion and yours truly has been chosen as one of the honorees to receive an award. I am flattered but, at the same … Continue reading

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Moriones Festival – A Must-Try Marinduque Marvel

Want to go to the heart of the Philippines? Yes, this summer, you can actually go to the heart of the country – which is Marinduque. Not only is this island province shaped like a heart, it is also strategically … Continue reading

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Genetic?

 Genetic din po ba ang magandang ngipin? Napansin ko po kasi, may mga friends ako na ang gaganda ng ngipin – pantay-pantay at talagang sparkling white. At hini naman sila particularly maingat sa pag-aalaga ng teeth nila. May boyfriend nga … Continue reading

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