I love December! Not just because it’s the Christmas season but also because it’s my birth month. And three other family members celebrate their birth anniversaries this month too! Party season mode We know December is a whirlwind of get togethers with family, friends and co-workers. It’s such a hectic month! And fun too! It’s great to be catching up… Read more »
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’.
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 »