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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»

 

#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

#HAWMC 7: My World Health Day Events

World Health Day for me last April 7 was a busy day. I have attended two health-related events, morning and afternoon with a research team meeting to cap my day. Whoa, whatta

#HAWMC Day 6: My Comrade Love (hero)

Today, I would like to give thanks and appreciation to my lifetime partner and husband, Rasti Delizo! It is not easy to take care and love somebody who is so opinionated and

Premiere Goddess (bellydancer): Ms. Jill Ngo-Crisologo

On Dance and Fitness As a bellydance enthusiast, I take inspiration from the one person who sowed that passion for bellydance in me. She is none other than Ms. Jill Ngo-Crisologo, the premiere Goddess

#HAWMC Days 4-5: Discoveries, personal health & bellydance

It is the fourth day yesterday and fifth day of #HAWMC today. Sorry if I was not able to post yesterday because I volunteered to do the website of my mother organization. Anyways,

[My Thoughts] Attacks on Science: The Risks to Evidence-Based Policy

After our very first meeting in our HPS 221 class with the course title, “Political Dynamics of Health Policy Process”, we were tasked by our professor to read in advance our assignment.

#HAWMC Day 3: Random Acts of Kindness (thanking my angels)

Everybody loves random acts of kindness though they are hard to come by these days. However, I do believe that we should never give-up on humanity’s innate goodness. As Filipinos, we have seen the

Power Couple: Bern and Lewis team-up for fitness and nutrition (#iwantabschallenge)

On Fitness and Nutrition In the #iwantabschallenge, the Abs Anonymous secured the services of a sports nutritionist who will guide the group members’ in keeping their health measurements on the right track

Ready, Set, Go: The Health Activist Writer’s Month Challenge (#HAWMC) begins

Yesterday was the start of the WEGO Health annual Health Activist Writer’s Month Challenge (#HAWMC). The first prompt was called the “Wordless Wednesday” wherein the challenger should post a selfie photo, although

Thoughts: Women/Mother’s Role in Traditional Healing and Caring for the Family

A video sharing on the occasion of the International Women’s Month during the Discussion-Forum on Women, Health and Human Rights (30 March 2015, 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM) / Institute of Human Rights and