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BDO Foundation rehabs health centers in Agusan, Iloilo, Quezon and Zamboanga

As the Philippines continued to recover from the pandemic, the corporate social responsibility arm of BDO Unibank continued its efforts to help  improve the health and well-being of Filipinos. BDO Foundation recently rehabilitated five rural health units in Agusan del Sur, Iloilo, Quezon and Zamboanga, enabling health workers to provide primary healthcare services more efficiently to more than 280,000 people.   Despite logistical limitations caused by COVID-19, BDO Foundation recently completed the rehabilitation of Maasin Rural Health Unit and Birthing Facility in Iloilo, Mampang Health Center in Zamboanga City, and Infanta Municipal Health Office in Quezon. It also renovated two rural health units (RHUs) in Agusan del Sur: Rural Health Unit and Reproductive Health Center Prosperidad, and Municipal Health Office and Reproductive Health Center La Paz.   The foundation has successfully rehabilitated a total of 126 RHUs since 2012, benefiting a total of 6.8 million people all over the co

Protect Your Liver With Hepamin OD


Did you know that liver is the second largest organ in our body? It is a vital organ, which is located in the upper right quadrant of the abdomen.


Liver functions are as follows:

  • Maintenance of blood sugar levels
  • Conversion of fat and fatty acids to energy
  • Protein metabolism and synthesis
  • Production of bile for fat breakdown
  • Production of triglycerides
  • Metabolism and production of cholesterol (LDL and HDL Cholesterol)
  • Breakdown of toxic substances
  • Storage of vitamins and minerals (A,D,B12, and Iron)

 So why is there a need for us to know the livers’ functions?

The liver being a vital organ, which has a lot of functions, needs to be protected to prevent from getting liver disorders. In this fast paced vast society, where almost everything is served unhealthy, we should be wary of our health including how to handle our body with care.

In 2010, the prevalence of NAFLD (Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease) is 7.2 percent that means not only alcoholic individuals who can acquire liver problems but some individuals who are on an “unhealthy” diet for a long time.

Management of NAFLD would be lifestyle modification, regular exercise, eating in moderation and avoiding fatty foods, soda and sugar according to Dr. Arupo-Reyes.




Silymarin a unique flavonoid complex that is derived from the milk thistle plant is number one recommend plant extract for protection and detoxification of our liver.






  
Hepamin OD having the highest Sylimarin content of 300mg with additional 150mg of other hepato-protective agent. Silymarin is now also being prescribed by physicians as a propylaxis for progressive fatty liver to more severe forms of liver disease.



Recommended dosage: one capsule daily as a dietary supplement, preferrably with meals.

Price: Php 24.50/ capsule, Php 735.00/box

It is exclusively distributed by:

Trianon International, Inc. 
503 Narra Building, 2276 Pasong Tamo Ext., Makati City
Email: feedback@trianon.ph

It is also available at local drugstores nationwide. 

Have you tried a Liver supplement before? Share your thoughts. 









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