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Best Colleges and Universities in the Philippines?

List of universities and colleges offering Computer Engineering courses in the Manila, Philippines.

Lyceum of the Philippines University
•     Private University, Manila, Metro Manila

Mapúa University
•     Private University, Manila, Metro Manila

De La Salle University
•     Private University, Manila, Metro Manila

Ateneo de Manila University
•     Private University, Quezon City, Metro Manila

AMA Computer University 
•     Private University, Quezon City, Metro Manila

Don Bosco Technical College
•     Private College, Mandaluyong, Metro Manila

Adamson University
•     Private School, Manila, Metro Manila

Trinity University of Asia
•     Private University, Quezon City, Metro Manila

Central Colleges of the Philippines
•     Private College, Quezon City, Metro Manila


Samsung or iPhone?

I'm using an iPhone unit too, the only issue that I have using it is the storage I do pay for every extra space since the unit doesn't come with a memory card slot unlike smartphone like Samsung. But other than that iPhone is a very good phone for me.

One advice if you're satisfied why change? You can save your money for now and after years apple or other cellphone company may release another cellphone unit that for sure with more good features and quality specs. And then the money you save now can help you buy the unit quickly.


Is it possible to grow taller when you reach the age of 20's?

There are a lot of vitamins and pills that claim to make you taller online. But according to study even with a healthy diet, for most people, height will not increase after age 18 to 20 due to the closure of the growth plates in bones. Compression and decompression of the discs in your spine lead to small changes in height throughout the day. Better to ask a doctor about products that they want to buy.

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How many calories should a person consume in a day?

Various persons seek to lose weight, and often the easiest way to do this is to take fewer calories each day. However how many calories does the body actually need in order to be healthy? This largely depends on the amount of physical activity an individual does each day, and irrespective of this, is different for all people – there are many different aspects involved.

Some aspects that influence the number of calories a being needs to remain healthy include age, weight, height, sex, levels of physical activity, and overall general health. 

Sample, a physically active 25-year-old male that is 6 feet in height needs considerably higher calorie intake than a 5-foot-tall or inactive 70-year-old woman. Although it differs depending on age and activity level, adult males generally require 2,000-3000 calories per day to maintain weight and adult females need around 1,600-2,400 on the report of the U.S. Department of Health.

Ways to Diminish Calorie Consumption 

Taking More Protein Can Reduce Appetite
Putting more protein to your diet is the simplest, most effective and most delicious way to lose weight with minimal effort.

Evade Sugary Soft Drinks and Fruit Juices
These consist of sodas, fruit juices, chocolate milk and other beverages with added sugar.

Drink More Water
Drinking about 8 glasses (equal to 68 ounces or 2 liters) of water per day can make you burn about 96 more calories.

Exercise 
Of course, if you’re trying to lose weight, you don't want to just lose fat, you also want to make sure that what is beneath also looks good.


What is gout?

It can be gout if you notice these symptoms:

Intense joint pain

Gout typically affects the large joint of your big toe, but it can occur in any joint. Other commonly affected joints include the ankles, knees, elbows, wrists and fingers. The pain is likely to be most severe within the first four to 12 hours after it starts.

Lingering discomfort

After the most severe pain decreases, some joint discomfort may last from a few days to a few weeks. Next attacks are likely to last longer and disturb more joints.

Inflammation and Redness

Affected joint or joints become swollen, tender, warm and red.

Limited range of motion

As gout progresses, you may not be able to move your joints as the usual.

Seek medical care promptly if your friend has a fever and joint/joints are hot and inflamed, these can be a sign of infection. Gout that goes untreated can lead to increase the pain and joint injury.


Best age to get pregnant?

A great number of surveys and studies show that the ideal age to get pregnant is between 20 and 35. The reason why 20- 35 is considered the desired age for childbirth, is because women in this age group are physically better ready for pregnancy. 

They see it easier to conceive and are less vulnerable to pregnancy complications such as pre-eclampsia, ectopic pregnancy, and stillbirth amongst others. This is also the stage when the eggs are the healthiest. Being a fertile period, it is the best window for those wanting multiple children, since they have enough time to space the pregnancies effectively.

Teen ages are at a higher risk for pregnancy-related high blood pressure and its complications than average age mothers. Dangers for the baby include premature birth and low birth weight. Preeclampsia can also damage the kidneys or even be fatal for mother or baby.

According to the World Health Organization (WHO)Trusted Source, complications during pregnancy or childbirth are the leading cause of death globally for girls ages 15 to 19.

If get pregnant as a teen, they might feel terrified and nervous about telling their family and friends. Not talking to someone and not getting the help and support that they need make them feel lonely and down. This can also affect the baby inside their womb.

Numerous pregnant teens drop out of school, and some never complete their schooling. That means many mothers who get pregnant as teenagers live in poverty. A woman with little education and multiple children to care for will find it very challenging to earn a living.


What is the normal blood pressure?

Different age has also different normal blood pressure.

Estimated Normal Blood Pressure for Age

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Everyone can develop high blood pressure. However there are certain factors that can increase your risk:

Age - Blood pressure be likely to rise with age.

Stress- Your body produces a surge of hormones when you're in a stressful situation. These hormones temporarily increase your blood pressure by causing your heart to beat faster and your blood vessels to narrow.

Weight - People who are overweight or have obesity are more likely to develop prehypertension or high blood pressure

Gender - Before age 55, men are more likely than women to develop high blood pressure. After age 55, women are more likely than men to develop it.

Lifestyle - Certain lifestyle habits can raise your risk for high blood pressure, such as eating too much sodium or not enough potassium, lack of exercise, drinking too much alcohol, and smoking.

Family history - A family history of high blood pressure raises the risk of developing prehypertension or high blood pressure


Do you like romance comedy movie?

Definitely yes! I like it over heavy drama. In Netflix this is the genre of movies that I usually watch aside from suspense.

Well if you love and enjoy the genre of movie I guess it not a problem if you watch it alone.


What is your weight goal?

My height is 5'7" now I weight 73kilos which is not yet my weight goal. Before 73kilos one month ago I weight 75kilos, so I already decrease 2kilos. My weight goal is 63kilos I know there’s more to go but I believe I can achieve it. This will be my gift for myself to my birthday. A healthier me!

Tips to consider in achieving weight goal

Commitment
Ensure that you're prepared to make permanent changes and that you do so for the right reasons.

Long-term weight loss takes time and effort and a long-term commitment. So stay committed to your weight goal, stay focused. It takes a lot of mental and physical energy to change your habits.

Get an inner motivation
Do a list of what's significant to you to help stay motivated and focused, whether it's an upcoming beach vacation or better overall health. Then find a technique to make sure that you can call on your motivational factors during moments of temptation. Possibly you want to post an encouraging note to yourself on the pantry door, for instance.

Set realistic goals
It may seem clear to set realistic weight-loss goals. Over the long term, it's best to aim for losing 1 to 2 pounds (0.5 to 1 kilogram) a week. Normally to lose 1 to 2 pounds a week, you need to burn 500 to 1,000 calories more than you consume each day, through a lower calorie diet and regular physical activity.

Eat Low Carb Foods
Start eating fewer carbs it is one of the best ways to lose weight. Studies has shown that low-carb diets are often more effective than other diets.

Exercise
Exercise offers many health benefits, including boosting your mood, strengthening your cardiovascular system and reducing your blood pressure. It can also help in maintaining weight loss. Studies show that people who keep their weight loss over the long term get regular physical activity.
 


How to bake cookies?

There are many kinds of cookies I’ll give the top 3 tasty with easy ingredients cookies to bake for me. You can try these cookies recipe to start your small business.

LENGUA DE GATO
Lengua de Gato is long thin cookies that resemble the shape of a cat’s tongue. This might be the reason why these tasty treats were called such.

INGREDIENTS
•    1⁄2 cup butter
•    1⁄2 cup sugar, plus
•    2 tablespoons sugar
•    1 egg white
•    1 egg, whole
•    1 cup all-purpose flour
•    1⁄4 teaspoon salt
•    1⁄4 teaspoon vanilla

DIRECTIONS
•    Cream butter sugar.
•    Add egg whites then whole eggs gradually, vanilla.
•    Add combined dry ingr (flour, salt). Beat
•    until smooth.
•    Place mixture into a piping bag with plain tip. Pipe unto greased then floured baking sheet about 2" long. Leave around 1 1/2" spaces in between for they will flatten when baked.
•    325ºF 20-25min until edges are brown. Remove immediately from the baking sheet after baking (because they will stick real bad on the sheet if you left the cookies on the sheet to cool).
•    Cool at room temp and store in airtight container.

Honey-Vanilla Sablé Cookie Dough
This dough recipe produces a finely textured, surprisingly flavorful cookie that holds its shape well. 

INGREDIENTS
•    2¼ cups all-purpose flour
•    ¾ teaspoon ground cardamom
•    ¾ teaspoon kosher salt
•    ½ cup granulated sugar
•    2 vanilla beans, split lengthwise
•    1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into 1-inch pieces, room temperature
•    1 large egg yolk
•    ¼ cup honey

DIRECTIONS
•    Whisk flour, cardamom, and salt in a medium bowl to combine.
•    Place sugar in a large bowl and scrape in vanilla seeds; save pods for another use.
•    Massage mixture with your fingers until sugar looks like wet sand. 
•    Add butter and beat with an electric mixer on medium speed until mixture is smooth.
•    Add egg yolk and honey; beat to combine.
•    Reduce speed to low; add dry ingredients in 2 additions, mixing well after each addition.
•    Knead dough a couple of times to incorporate any dry bits in the bottom of the bowl.
•    Divide dough in half and pat into two 9"-long logs. Wrap each log in parchment paper, then wrap tightly in plastic. Roll each log across work surface to make as round and regular as possible, then chill until firm, about 2 hours.
•    Preheat oven to 350°. Gently scatter half of sanding sugar over a small portion of work surface. Unwrap 1 log of dough and roll log in sugar, applying a bit of pressure to help it stick, until evenly coated. Slice dough into ¼"–½"-thick rounds, rolling log every few slices to avoid creating a flat surface. Place cookies on a parchment-lined baking sheet, spacing about 2" apart, and chill. Scatter remaining sanding sugar on surface and repeat with remaining log of dough.
•    Bake cookies, rotating baking sheets top to bottom and back to front halfway through, until cookies are golden around the edges but still pale in the center, 13–18 minutes. Let cool 5 minutes on baking sheets, then transfer to wire racks and let cool completely.

Brown Butter and Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies
Using chocolate wafers instead of chips is a cookie game-changer. They spread as they melt, creating thin pockets of chocolate in each layer, and stay much softer at room temperature.

INGREDIENTS
•    1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter
•    2 cups all-purpose flour
•    1 teaspoon baking soda
•    ¾ teaspoon kosher salt
•    1 cup (packed) dark brown sugar
•    ⅓ cup granulated sugar
•    2 large eggs, room temperature
•    2 teaspoons vanilla extract
•    2 1.4-oz. chocolate toffee bars (preferably Skor), chopped into ¼-inch pieces
•    1½ cups chocolate wafers (disks, pistoles, fèves; preferably 72% cacao)
•    Flaky sea salt

DIRECTIONS
•    Cook butter in a medium saucepan over medium heat, stirring often, until it foams, then browns, 5–8 minutes. Scrape into a large bowl and let cool slightly.
•    Whisk flour, baking soda, and kosher salt in a medium bowl.
•    Add brown sugar and granulated sugar to browned butter. Use an electric mixer on medium speed, beat until incorporated, about 1 minute. Add eggs and vanilla, increase mixer speed to medium-high, and beat until mixture lightens and begins to thicken, about 1 minute. 
•    Reduce mixer speed to low; add dry ingredients and beat just to combine. Mix in toffee pieces and chocolate wafers with a wooden spoon or a rubber spatula. 
•    Let dough sit at room temperature at least 30 minutes to allow the flour to hydrate. Dough will look very loose at first, but will thicken as it sits.
•    Place a rack in middle of oven; preheat to 375°. Using a 1½-oz. ice cream scoop, portion out 10 balls of dough and place on a parchment-lined baking sheet, spacing about 3" apart (you can also form dough into ping pong–sized balls with your hands). Do not flatten; cookies will spread as they bake. Sprinkle with sea salt.
•    Bake cookies until edges are golden brown and firm but centers are still soft, 9–11 minutes. Let cool on baking sheets 10 minutes, then transfer to a wire rack and let cool completely. Repeat with remaining dough and a fresh parchment-lined baking sheet to make 10 more cookies.


Is frozen food healthy?

There is a belief that frozen foods are not good in our health and so not good to eat. But this is not true. I ready that the freezing process actually decreases harmful bacteria in any frozen product. It’s the thawing process that can be unsafe, but providing you store it correctly, and follow guidelines for thawing and cooking, then there is nothing to worry about.


Church, Beach or Garden Wedding?

I definitely understand that there are a lot of things to consider when deciding on this significant venue. 

Let us check the pros and cons of each venue.

Church

Pros
- Capacity is generally not an issue.
- An altar is already present.
- Musicians and instruments are accessible with an organ and/or piano usually.
- Large parking.
- No weather issues.

Cons
- Limited customization options. 
- Can’t choose preacher you want.
- Most churches have photography rules.

Beach

Pros
-    The couple can choose their favorite beach venue.
-    Can bring their chosen pastor.
-    More options to transform the space!
-    Organizers can reuse items from the ceremony decor for the reception. 

Cons
- Need to rent chairs for the visitors.
- Parking may be limited.
- Weather issues

Garden

Pros
- More options to transform the space!
- Organizers can reuse items from the ceremony decor for the reception. 
- Venue can be your home garden. (Less Expense)

Cons
- Need to rent chairs for the visitors.
- Parking may be limited.
- Weather issues


Civil Wedding or Church Wedding?

If I and my partner have budget for a church wedding I prefer to have it. This is once in a life time event so why not make my girlfriend's dream come true. But for now let me have a good job first to start saving for this event. Hehe


Good Business this 2019?


Is makeup really good for women?

Do you mean good for skin? Well makeup is harmless, but because of different skin type there are some makeup products where others are allergic. That’s why makeup expert advice the consumer to do the skin tests first before to totally use the product.

Reducing the total number of makeup products that an individual usually put in their face can be helpful for those with problematic skin. It is advisable not to use a heavy makeup especially in a normal everyday life.


Do you love Maybelline products?

My girlfriend do and I guess all girls love Maybelline, no actually they are addict in their products.


Best dog food?


Best way to clean an air conditioner?

What kind of air conditioner do you have in your home?

Anyway for any kind of air conditioner it is better to regularly clean the filter of the units to avoid expensive repairs and increase the efficiency and reliability of your unit.


Best way to whiten your teeth?

This is my concern as well since I am a coffee lover I can’t avoid of having a yellowish teeth color. Foods and drinks are one of the main reasons why we are having this problem. Unlike dentin that becomes discolored from age and trauma, enamel is often stained from the foods and drinks we consume. Naturally highly pigmented substances like wine, tea, coffee, and tobacco, causing the most damage.

I regularly go to my dentist to have a teeth cleaning whenever I feel that I need to. But it came to a point that my teeth feel sensitivity (pangingilo) maybe because of the procedure. I can’t give up on my coffee so I find an alternative way to whiten or just lessen the yellowish color.

Baking Soda and Hydrogen Peroxide

As a known bacteria fighter, baking soda can not only clean your mouth, but then also help you fight stains. Here's how to whiten teeth with baking soda: Combine one tablespoon of hydrogen peroxide with two tablespoons of baking soda for the ultimate stain-fighting mixture. Brush with the paste for two minutes. The hydrogen peroxide will lighten stains as the baking soda scrubs them away. Not only does this method work, it's super inexpensive. You can pick up both ingredients for less than five bucks. You will, however, have to whip up a fresh mixture each time you use the baking soda and hydrogen peroxide, so it requires a little more prep than other at-home teeth-whitening techniques.


Do you believe in horoscope?