Archive for December 9th, 2011

Cherries can cause cancer cells to commit suicide

Cherries are packed full of substances that help fight inflammation and cancer. Two important compounds found in cherries, quercetin and ellagic acid, have been found to inhibit tumor growth and even cause the cancer cells to commit suicide without hurting healthy cells.

Cherries also have antiviral and antibacterial properties, and are very nutritional with a low calorie count.🙄

Downpour delays Arroyo trip; choppers circling around hospitals

MANILA, Philippines — Heavy rain pounded Metro Manila during the morning of former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s scheduled transfer from St. Luke’s Medical Center in Taguig City to the Veterans Memorial Medical Center in Quezon City.

Journalists waited outside the main gate of the hospital despite the deluge, awaiting confirmation from authorities on how Arroyo would travel.

At the VMMC, sources said that an ambulance with several personnel on standby equipped with a wheel chair, were seen near the hospital’s helipad.

Meanwhile, helicopters were also seen circling St. Luke’s.

Arroyo is under arrest for electoral sabotage.🙄

Robredo makes final inspection of VMMC, Arroyo’s presidential suite

MANILA, Philippines — Interior and Local Government Secretary Jesse Robredo went to the Veterans’ Memorial Medical Center Friday to check on preparations for the transfer of former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s to the government-run hospital.

Robredo arrived past 8 a.m. for a final inspection, along with VMMC director Nona Legaspi and Pasay court sherrif Rodelio Buenviaje.

Arroyo is set to be transferred within Friday to the VMMC’s presidential suite.🙄

Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. Thomas A Edison