Dr. Nerissa Mendoza Gerial, Deputy Executive Director for Nursing Services at the National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI) and the Founding President of the Urologic Nurses Association of the Philippines (URONAP), was bestowed the 2022 University of the Philippines Alumni Association (UPAA) Distinguished Alumna Award in Nursing Practice and Advocacy, in recognition of her leadership […]
A cookbook penned by a celebrity chef in Ireland, Brian McDermott, has been named the cookbook of the year at the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards.
By now, almost every one of us has probably heard of Pikotaro – the Japanese singer-songwriter behind the viral PPAP (Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen) song. Recently, this Japan native made internet headlines again when he received a pineapple-shaped certificate for his efforts in raising “fruit awareness” to the public. Japan Today reports that since the song’s release, a […]