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Prevention is better than cure: A four-point action plan

Recently published a brief version of this commentary article at the Philippine Daily Inquirer Opinion Page (July 28, 2016). More»

A healthy environment is necessary for healthy people – Vandana Shiva

Contains a video of support from Vandana Shiva and presentations from the speakers of the Health and Food breakout sessions at the 1st Philippine Environment Summit. More»

Public Health is the Responsibility of All

Speech delivered on behalf of ABI-Health at the Info-Art Exhibit launch organized by AngNars Partylist and Alternative Budget Initiative (ABI-Health Cluster) last September 7, 2015 at the North Wing Lobby, House of Representatives, Q.C. More»

 

“Prevention is better than cure: A four-point action plan”

Recently, my commentary/analysis entitled, “Prevention is better than cure”, was featured in the Opinion page of the Philippine Daily Inquirer. This was my first time to contribute a commentary piece and I felt that it

“A healthy environment is necessary for healthy people!” – Vandana Shiva

Finally, the days of the 1st Philippine Environment Summit came. As a health activist and safe food advocate, I was particularly excited to participate in the first day because it focused on healthy food

“Public Health is the Responsibility of All!”

Speech delivered on behalf of ABI-Health at the Info-Art Exhibit launch organized by AngNars Partylist and Alternative Budget Initiative (ABI-Health Cluster) last September 7, 2015 at the North Wing Lobby, House of Representatives,

Healthactivist.ph is at FORUM2015

Healthactivist.ph is an accredited media at FORUM 2015 (August 24-27, 2015, PICC, Manila. Also attending as a delegate/researcher/contributor, health policy student, advocate and communicator. More on my insights about the sessions and the

Health Care Without Harm enjoins health sector to “Do No Harm” on World Environment Day

This World Environment Day, I would like to feature one of my advcocacy, the social determinants of health focusing on healthy environment. As I posted today in my social media account, Facebook, I

The 20 Secrets That Will Get You Flat Abs – Wise Fitness

For the #iwantabschallenge, these tips (click on the link) have been very helpful and I plan to apply these over the next few months with the addition of bellydance as a form cardio

#HAWMC Days 13-19: Shimmying my way to a stress-free, perfect comeback

Day 13: Perfect Comeback Eight years ago, I was struck by a rare kind of bacterial infection. After an exposure trip in an informal settler community, I began to feel difficulty in

#HAWMC Day 12: A Relaxing Sunday

Day 11: Skipping on the Pet Pal post simply because I don’t have a pet and not really interested in a furry little friend ever since my childhood days so I don’t

#HAWMC Days 9-10: The Challenger and the Chef in ME!

Day 9: The Challenger In any challenge I have encountered in my life, the only thing that works for me is to confront it upfront and deal with it gracefully. If you

#HAWMC 8: Things Remembered (through photos)

It is the 8th Day of HAWMC and on this day, I would like to share about the things I remembered through photos. I would like to share first THE COMMITMENT I