Category Archives: Home & Style

Queen of the Kitchen

AVID viewers of noontime variety show “Eat Bulaga!” know Helen Gamboa is good in the kitchen with the show’s hosts always requesting on air for her to send over her delicious dishes.

Everybody loves galunggong

By Sol Vanzi AFTER many decades of close obervation at office cafeterias and sidewalk carinderias noting what people like to eat, I have concluded that almost everybody loves galunggong, inappropriately termed “the poor man’s fish” for reasons lost in history and folklore.

Edith Fuller, 6, National Spelling Bee’s youngest-ever contestant

EDITH Fuller made history this week as she became the youngest contestant to ever compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee. And in case that feat wasn’t impressive enough, she qualified for

Certain nuts may help ward off return of colon cancer: study

EATING certain kinds of tree nuts, such as almonds, pecans, walnuts, hazelnuts and cashews, has been linked to a dramatically lower risk of colon cancer recurrence, researchers said Wednesday. The observational study

Bringing Filipino food to the world

By CJ Juntereal WE HAVE tried for decades to put Filipino food on the global food map, and finally, through the efforts of countless people through the years, the world has our

All you need to know about Gout

By Eduardo Gonzales, MD GOUT is a very painful form of arthritis (inflammation of the joints) that develops when uric acid crystals get deposited in joint tissues. It is characterized by attacks