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EXCLUSIVE: Philippine Airlines Teams Up With Designer Edwin Tan For Its Cabin Crew’s PPEs

EXCLUSIVE: Philippine Airlines Teams Up With Designer Edwin Tan For Its Cabin Crew’s PPEs

How a local designer lends a sense of Filipino pride to airline workers through specially designed protective gear. Edwin Tan has this exclusive interview with Metro.Style  

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Here's How To Disinfect Your Accessories With Materials You Can Find At Home

Here's How To Disinfect Your Accessories With Materials You Can Find At Home

Take care of your accessories the same way you take care of your personal hygiene during this quarantine!  

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Here's How You Really Disinfect Your Clothes and Shoes Before Going Inside Your Home

Here's How You Really Disinfect Your Clothes and Shoes Before Going Inside Your Home

Keep your family safe from the virus by following these extra cautious steps.  

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LIST: How To Help Frontliners And The Needy In This Time Of Crisis

LIST: How To Help Frontliners And The Needy In This Time Of Crisis

Here are 11 causes you can support. We're all in this together  

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Don't Soap The Veggies And Other Coronavirus  Food Myths Debunked

Don't Soap The Veggies And Other Coronavirus Food Myths Debunked

10 misconceptions about coronavirus-related food safety practices you should know about  

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The New Rules Of Coronavirus Grocery Shopping

The New Rules Of Coronavirus Grocery Shopping

10 things you can do to be a safe and responsible shopper  

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Inspiring Person Of The Week: Sweden's Princess Sofia Joins Hospital Workers To Help Them Fight COVID-19

Inspiring Person Of The Week: Sweden's Princess Sofia Joins Hospital Workers To Help Them Fight COVID-19

Volunteering to clean and cook, she's as modern as a 21st century princess can get  

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Look! Jon Bon Jovi Washed Dishes At A Charity Restaurant Catering To Those Affected By COVID-19

Look! Jon Bon Jovi Washed Dishes At A Charity Restaurant Catering To Those Affected By COVID-19

The rockstar was spotted working for days at a time at the Soul Kitchen, a restaurant that serves hot meals to those most in need during the COVID-19 crisis  

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WATCH: These Celebrities Join Forces For A Touching Tribute To Our Frontliners

WATCH: These Celebrities Join Forces For A Touching Tribute To Our Frontliners

During these trying times, it's important to make the message crystal clear: We heal as one!  

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Are We Facing Water Shortage Amidst The COVID-19 Lockdown? Here’s How To Help Conserve Water

Are We Facing Water Shortage Amidst The COVID-19 Lockdown? Here’s How To Help Conserve Water

The dry season could be bringing an unprecedented water shortage. So every little effort (and drop) counts!  

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Take It From Designer Michael Leyva On How Making Masks Saves Lives

Take It From Designer Michael Leyva On How Making Masks Saves Lives

In Metro’s campaign to create our own masks at home, we’ve asked fashion designers and personalities to share their know-hows. Here’s fashion designer Michael Leyva on how making and wearing masks is a primary protection today.  

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Here’s How You Can Disinfect Your Shoes From Coronavirus

Here’s How You Can Disinfect Your Shoes From Coronavirus

Disinfect your sneakers, leather shoes, and heels with products you can find at home.  

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How You Can Support The Arts During The Lockdown

How You Can Support The Arts During The Lockdown

Luzon’s enhanced community quarantine has closed theatre shows in a time that was to become Manila’s most vibrant season yet  

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Basic First Aid You Should Know And Have In Times Of Emergency

Basic First Aid You Should Know And Have In Times Of Emergency

Know the basics and be equipped in times of emergency, especially since hospitals are now at full capacity  

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Where And How To Buy Medicines Now

Where And How To Buy Medicines Now

Heading out for errands these days means many hours lost. Cut your trip short, or eliminate the need to go out altogether with this list of online drug stores!  

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Fallen Doctor, Internist And Oncologist Rose Pulido Is Honored By Family, Friends, And Colleagues

Fallen Doctor, Internist And Oncologist Rose Pulido Is Honored By Family, Friends, And Colleagues

"We all wish that you are still here when we wake up. We are very proud of you our Bunak and thank you for all your sacrifices," writes her family. Dr. Rose is one of the fallen heroes who fought against COVID-19  

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Inspiring Person Of The Week: YouTuber Apet Cruz And His Trending Poem About COVID-19 And The Filipino Frontliners

Inspiring Person Of The Week: YouTuber Apet Cruz And His Trending Poem About COVID-19 And The Filipino Frontliners

He uploaded a video called “Sulat Ng Isang Frontliner” to pay tribute to the people risking their lives every day to deal with the COVID-19 crisis, and it’s gotten over 12 million views!  

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Disney’s Top Execs To Take Pay Cuts Amid The COVID-19 Pandemic

Disney’s Top Execs To Take Pay Cuts Amid The COVID-19 Pandemic

Effective April 5, the company’s chairman, CEO, and other top execs will take pay cuts as a cost-saving measure  

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On Fairness, Preparedness, And Heroism: Bill Gates Shares His Realizations About The COVID-19 Crisis

On Fairness, Preparedness, And Heroism: Bill Gates Shares His Realizations About The COVID-19 Crisis

While he works from home like millions of people around the world, this entrepreneur and philanthropist shares his thoughts on and projections of the global pandemic, its consequences, and what can be done to reach a solution  

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Italy-Based Filipina Student Shares Her Thoughts On Dealing With The COVID-19 Outbreak

Italy-Based Filipina Student Shares Her Thoughts On Dealing With The COVID-19 Outbreak

Mickaella Bergantino says, "We are not at war against each other... it is COVID-19 we should fight against. We should be each other's allies and not enemies"  

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Architects Lead The Effort Towards Building Of Emergency Quarantine Facilities

Architects Lead The Effort Towards Building Of Emergency Quarantine Facilities

Architect William Ti and WTA Architecture and Design Studio spur the architecture and design community for collaborative action against COVID-19  

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Here's How Beauty Brands Are Helping Amidst The COVID-19 Situation

Here's How Beauty Brands Are Helping Amidst The COVID-19 Situation

The beauty industry is definitely among those at the forefront of this movement, despite being one of the hardest hit industries due to economic slowdown and general shift in mindset of its consumer.  

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In Photos: International Personalities Stepping Up To The Plate During The Global COVID-19 Crisis

In Photos: International Personalities Stepping Up To The Plate During The Global COVID-19 Crisis

From Rita Ora and JoJo, to fashion designers and talk show hosts, these people of influence are rallying the troops to battle the far-reaching effects of this pandemic  

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PSA: How To Safely Handle Groceries And Takeout Food During The Coronavirus Pandemic

PSA: How To Safely Handle Groceries And Takeout Food During The Coronavirus Pandemic

The grocery is now one of the risky areas for potential coronavirus contamination. Here's how to sanitize your purchases, as taught by a doctor  

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Lessons From The Country's First Filipino COVID-19 Patient Who Made A Full Recovery

Lessons From The Country's First Filipino COVID-19 Patient Who Made A Full Recovery

"While in confinement, I learned so many things which is probably why God put me to that test!" he says  

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Protect Your Household Staff And Anyone That Goes In And Out Of The House From COVID-19

Protect Your Household Staff And Anyone That Goes In And Out Of The House From COVID-19

Minimize or totally avoid risk of viral infection by orienting your household staff and anyone else that steps out of the house about these COVID-19 safety measures.  

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Rajo Laurel Turns His Studio Into A PPE Suit-Making Shop

Rajo Laurel Turns His Studio Into A PPE Suit-Making Shop

Heeding the call of lack of PPE suits for our frontliners, top fashion designer Rajo Laurel dedicates his full operations into making protective suits for our hospitals  

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Designer Mich Dulce Made A Pattern For Those Wanting To Help Make PPE Suits At Home

Designer Mich Dulce Made A Pattern For Those Wanting To Help Make PPE Suits At Home

Mich Dulce’s Manila Protective Gear Sewing Club, leading the creation of PPE suits to our frontliners, has now released an official technical pack for those with the resources to help create them on their own  

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The Local Fashion Industry Comes Together To Make PPE Suits For The Country

The Local Fashion Industry Comes Together To Make PPE Suits For The Country

The Philippine government reaches out to fashion designers to help provide basics like face masks and protective suits. But they need our help, too.  

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How Mayor Francis Zamora And His Wife Keri's Teamwork Is Helping Their City Amidst COVID-19

How Mayor Francis Zamora And His Wife Keri's Teamwork Is Helping Their City Amidst COVID-19

In good times and in bad times, San Juan City's political dream team is couple goals in more ways than one  

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Divine Lee, Patty Ang, And How They're Helping Out COVID-19 Frontliners

Divine Lee, Patty Ang, And How They're Helping Out COVID-19 Frontliners

These Metro.Style cover girls help make a difference in their own ways. Here, they also shared what they're doing to maximize their time at home while we're under enhanced community quarantine  

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Charm And Competence: Here's Why We Love Pasig Mayor Vico Sotto

Charm And Competence: Here's Why We Love Pasig Mayor Vico Sotto

The 30-year-old mayor of Pasig City has become an internet fave, thanks to his humility, capability, and transparency in carrying out his duties as a public servant  

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Architect, Great Thinker and Astute Critic, Michael Sorkin, Dies of COVID-19

Architect, Great Thinker and Astute Critic, Michael Sorkin, Dies of COVID-19

He left a rich body of writings on urban planning and a legacy of teaching  

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“Patient 35” Was More Than A Statistic—She Was A Loving, Wonderful Mother

“Patient 35” Was More Than A Statistic—She Was A Loving, Wonderful Mother

In this exclusive story, we join Liza Paqueo in honoring the memory of Patient 35, her mother Nida  

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Finally! Here's A DIY Face Mask You Can Make At Home With Scrap Fabrics

Finally! Here's A DIY Face Mask You Can Make At Home With Scrap Fabrics

Make one for you and your family/kids/friends in these easy steps!  

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What To Do At Home During Community Quarantine, According To Our Hip & Happening Moms

What To Do At Home During Community Quarantine, According To Our Hip & Happening Moms

This period brings out the creativity and resourcefulness in them—check out their ideas on things you and your family can do at home  

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Important Reminders From Celebs And Personalities Who Tested Positive For COVID-19

Important Reminders From Celebs And Personalities Who Tested Positive For COVID-19

Tom Hanks, Idris Elba, and even "Game of Thrones'" ginger-beard giant Kristofer Hivju have been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus—here's what to learn from them  

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This Good Samaritan Story Spreads Positivity Amidst The Coronavirus Outbreak

This Good Samaritan Story Spreads Positivity Amidst The Coronavirus Outbreak

Because the worst of times can bring out the best in people, too  

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These Local Celebrities Show Us How Small Things Can Help COVID-19 Efforts In Big Ways

These Local Celebrities Show Us How Small Things Can Help COVID-19 Efforts In Big Ways

In times like this, it's often not how much you give that matters most—the desire to be of help in any way you can is what truly counts!  

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Is It Safe To Go To Hospitals And Gyms Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic?

Is It Safe To Go To Hospitals And Gyms Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic?

With COVID-19 cases increasing rapidly by the day, how do we protect ourselves if we are to leave the house?  

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Handwashing, Drinking Water, And Being Old—The Science Behind Protecting Yourself From COVID-19

Handwashing, Drinking Water, And Being Old—The Science Behind Protecting Yourself From COVID-19

How effective is handwashing? Will drinking lots of water help? Are you more susceptible to catch the virus if you’re older? Read on to find out!  

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How You Can Donate To The Frontliners and Those Stricken Hard By COVID-19

How You Can Donate To The Frontliners and Those Stricken Hard By COVID-19

Hospitals are in need of supplies like masks and alcohol; the poverty-stricken and the elderly are in need of basic necessities  

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UPDATED: Worried About Your Utility Bills? These Companies Are Giving You Payment Extensions

UPDATED: Worried About Your Utility Bills? These Companies Are Giving You Payment Extensions

From cable internet, mobile service, and banks, these companies got you covered during the extended community quarantine. Check out this comprehensive list  

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What We Know About Being on “Enhanced Community Quarantine”

What We Know About Being on “Enhanced Community Quarantine”

“It means absolute lockdown or total lockdown,” says Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo  

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The Biggest Names In Fashion Weigh In On The State Of Their Cities During COVID-19

The Biggest Names In Fashion Weigh In On The State Of Their Cities During COVID-19

Find out how your favorite fashion icons respond to a worldwide call to action.  

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Sleep Your Way Through The Lockdown. Your Immune System Will Thank You For It!

Sleep Your Way Through The Lockdown. Your Immune System Will Thank You For It!

Now that we’re encouraged to stay home, maybe we’ll finally have time to catch up on those ZZZs  

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3 Vitamin C-Rich Recipes To Keep Your Immune System Strong

3 Vitamin C-Rich Recipes To Keep Your Immune System Strong

Stay healthy and keep your body's defenses strong with these easy, nutrient-dense dishes  

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These Are The Beauty Products You Should Never Share With Anyone

These Are The Beauty Products You Should Never Share With Anyone

For the most part, you should buy your own beauty products at all costs and avoid handing out any of these items to others.  

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Is It Safe To Order Food Delivery In These Times of COVID-19?

Is It Safe To Order Food Delivery In These Times of COVID-19?

Here's what you should know about food delivery services, and what you can do to help  

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How To Clean and Sanitize Your Makeup—And Why It’s So Important These Days

How To Clean and Sanitize Your Makeup—And Why It’s So Important These Days

Yes, it’s an essential part of your beauty routine, with or without a virus threat!  

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Look: A Sanitation Tent In Response To COVID-19 By UP Diliman Designers

Look: A Sanitation Tent In Response To COVID-19 By UP Diliman Designers

It can be used by a number of institutions. Tell your local LGU about it.  

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5 Cleaning Companies To Call For A Deep Home Rub Down

5 Cleaning Companies To Call For A Deep Home Rub Down

The family is now mandated to stay home. Make sure yours is spotless for everyone’s health.  

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Here’s How To Keep Your Home Healthy In The Time Of COVID-19

Here’s How To Keep Your Home Healthy In The Time Of COVID-19

What you can do from the moment you walk into your home to bedtime to ensure that your home stays healthy  

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Caring For Your Throat During Flu Season, According To A Neck Surgeon

Caring For Your Throat During Flu Season, According To A Neck Surgeon

Contrary to popular belief, cold drinks and cold sweets don't cause sore throat!  

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10 Things You Could Be Doing That Puts You At Risk For COVID-19 Infection

10 Things You Could Be Doing That Puts You At Risk For COVID-19 Infection

Give these seemingly innocent things a rest during the time when the Coronavirus threat has risen in the country  

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When And How To Get Tested For COVID-19

When And How To Get Tested For COVID-19

The World Health Organization has classified the virus as a 'Global Pandemic'. This is how you can tell if you need to get tested for COVID-19!  

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Help! My Face Mask is Making Me Break Out!

Help! My Face Mask is Making Me Break Out!

Pro advice from a dermatologist about caring for your skin in the time of COVID-19 Prevention  

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The Medical City Clarifies Admittance of COVID-19 PUIs With This Official Statement

The Medical City Clarifies Admittance of COVID-19 PUIs With This Official Statement

Renouncing fear mongering and misinformation, the medical group addressed the leaked internal memo with a strong statement  

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Supermodel Naomi Campbell Shows Us How She Keeps Herself Virus-Free While Traveling

Supermodel Naomi Campbell Shows Us How She Keeps Herself Virus-Free While Traveling

Naomi Campbell isn’t just a fashion icon—she’s a jetsetting diva who won’t let any virus dampen her travels  

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Manila Coffee Festival Won't Push Through This Weekend Because Of Coronavirus

Manila Coffee Festival Won't Push Through This Weekend Because Of Coronavirus

It's postponed, not cancelled  

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Know The Latest Travel Bans Resulting From The COVID-19 Outbreak

Know The Latest Travel Bans Resulting From The COVID-19 Outbreak

Check out this list of destinations with imposed travel bans and avoid the risk of getting stranded somewhere because of a travel restriction or quarantine  

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Coronavirus Grocery List: Here's What You Need To Buy In Case COVID-19 Hits Your Neighborhood

Coronavirus Grocery List: Here's What You Need To Buy In Case COVID-19 Hits Your Neighborhood

Keep calm and stock your pantry  

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Boost Your Immunity Better Amidst COVID-19 Threat with an IV Drip or IV Laser Therapy

Boost Your Immunity Better Amidst COVID-19 Threat with an IV Drip or IV Laser Therapy

These are some of the ways you can boost your immune system further, apart from vitamins, a good diet, and regular workouts!  

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The Fashion Week Aftermath: COVID-19 Puts A Temporary Halt To Luxury Goods

The Fashion Week Aftermath: COVID-19 Puts A Temporary Halt To Luxury Goods

The virus stirs a retail crisis along with its horrifying death toll.  

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Do Flu Shots Work Against COVID-19? It Might Actually Help. Here's Why!

Do Flu Shots Work Against COVID-19? It Might Actually Help. Here's Why!

Here's why doctors are encouraging you to take the flu shot, especially during these times of outbreak  

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Running List: Online Groceries And Fresh Produce Online That Will Deliver To Your Door

Running List: Online Groceries And Fresh Produce Online That Will Deliver To Your Door

Do your shopping from the safety of your home  

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Home Upkeep: Make Your Own Lemon Alchohol Sanitizer For Surface Cleaning

Home Upkeep: Make Your Own Lemon Alchohol Sanitizer For Surface Cleaning

Never before has disinfecting been so talked about. Here is a safe way to do it without contaminating your water with detergents.  

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Supercharge Your Immune System With Turmeric

Supercharge Your Immune System With Turmeric

3 classic Filipino dishes get a health and flavor boost from this superfood  

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Protect Yourself Against COVID-19 While Traveling—Here's What You Need To Do

Protect Yourself Against COVID-19 While Traveling—Here's What You Need To Do

Traveling may be unavoidable for some of us, even during a virus outbreak. So how do you keep yourself safe if you can’t cancel your trip?  

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Here’s How The Travel Ban Impacts Filipino And Foreign Travelers

Here’s How The Travel Ban Impacts Filipino And Foreign Travelers

The Philippine government imposed an extended temporary travel ban on any part of China, Hong Kong and Macau, as a response to the coronavirus outbreak. But how will this affect travelers?  

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Traveling But Worried About Coronavirus? Here’s What You Need To Know

Traveling But Worried About Coronavirus? Here’s What You Need To Know

Whether or not you’re traveling for business or leisure, here’s what you should know about going on trips during this period  

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When And How To Get Tested For COVID-19

When And How To Get Tested For COVID-19

The World Health Organization has classified the virus as a 'Global Pandemic'. This is how you can tell if you need to get tested for COVID-19!  

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Latest Confirmed COVID-19 Cases In The Philippines, And How To Fight The Virus

Latest Confirmed COVID-19 Cases In The Philippines, And How To Fight The Virus

The country confirms more cases of the virus, adding to the rapidly rising global count. Check out these reminders to help you stay healthy amidst the threat.  

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What To Do In Case Of COVID-19 Pandemic, According To An Infectious Disease Specialist

What To Do In Case Of COVID-19 Pandemic, According To An Infectious Disease Specialist

Here's sound advice from a pro, about what to do in case of a full-blown pandemic, and the best ways to keep yourself healthy amidst the threat  

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This Is The Right Way To Sneeze And Cough, To Prevent The Spread of Bacteria

This Is The Right Way To Sneeze And Cough, To Prevent The Spread of Bacteria

Contrary to popular belief, covering your mouth and nose is not the best way to prevent bacteria from spreading!  

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COVID-19 Deadlier Than SARS, Can Reinfect, Goes Undetected For Longer, Plus More New Vital Information

COVID-19 Deadlier Than SARS, Can Reinfect, Goes Undetected For Longer, Plus More New Vital Information

Now more than ever is the time to stay vigilant and safe!  

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This Is What You Should Have In Your Bag To Avoid Coronavirus

This Is What You Should Have In Your Bag To Avoid Coronavirus

A doctor gives her list of top things to stock up on during this virus scare!  

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How To Stay Safe And Build Immunity Amidst Coronavirus Threat

How To Stay Safe And Build Immunity Amidst Coronavirus Threat

A professional nutritionist's top tips on how to keep your body strong in a time of virus outbreak  

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Avoid Fake News, Turn To This List Of Credible Sources For Updates On Coronavirus

Avoid Fake News, Turn To This List Of Credible Sources For Updates On Coronavirus

In this time and day of uncertainty and health scares, the least we need is more fear coming from unreliable sources. Check out our list to keep you informed and updated, minus the fake news.  

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Here’s How You Can Keep Yourself Safe From Coronavirus

Here’s How You Can Keep Yourself Safe From Coronavirus

We round up everything we have read about the new coronavirus, including the ways you can protect yourself from it.  

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