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Violence against Women: The Fight Continues to Protect Women

On a day to day basis, Filipino women also experience violence by being “cat-called” in public places, mainly on streets as well as being harassed sexually by friends, co-workers, classmates and even strangers. Since the types of violence against women are given by many variations, it will be easily explained if we divide them into a cluster of ‘physical and emotional abuse’.

Do You Practice Traditional and Alternative Healthcare Here in the Philippines?

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The Philippines has a rich culture and heritage. In terms of traditional beliefs, there are a number of alternative healthcare practices that Filipinos believe in.  Plant-based medicine or herbal medicine has been widely practiced, even before the Spanish era, when western medicine was introduced in the country. Alternative healing is also still widely practiced today. There’s no shortage of traditional… Read more »