Tag Archives: traditional medicine

“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

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

1st Quarter Health Events 2015 (and a note on organizing health events)

First quarter of the year and yet we already have a lot of health events to choose from, which may help us start the year right. And be inspired to follow a healthy lifestyle

The start of a history-in-the-making: The Philippine Medical Association (PMA) welcomes to its home a group of Filipino traditional/indigenous healers

The office and grounds of the PMA that stands in North Avenue, Quezon City is considered the Mecca, a sacred ground, for health service providers like traditional/indigenous healers. For the first time,