Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
MANILA – Members of the revolutionary health group Makabayang Samahang Pangkalusugan (MSP) held a lightning rally in Manila on Tuesday, Dec. 16 on its 36th anniversary. It was also an early commemoration of the Communist Party of the Philippines’ 46th year on Dec. 26. The revolutionary group condemned the situation of health and the society
Tuesday, December 9th, 2014
Vilma Yecyec has been a health worker and organizer for the past 30 years. She has also been targeted by the military for that long.
Friday, November 14th, 2014
“We have been raising our demand since the president took office but there has been no action.”
Thursday, November 13th, 2014
In spite of government press releases, health workers are worried that four months after Ebola was declared a global threat, the government has yet to prepare hospital and community health workers.
Friday, October 31st, 2014
Since Oct. 3, seven peritoneal dialysis patients have died, as the NKTI had denied services to some 1,000 patients.
Wednesday, October 29th, 2014
MANILA – Health workers under the banner of the Alliance of Health Workers (AHW) stormed the main office of the Department of Health on Monday, Oct. 27, denouncing its continuing neglect of the public health service system....
Saturday, October 18th, 2014
Nurses care for sick patients, but government is not caring for them.
Friday, September 26th, 2014
This is a story of young boys and girls and it begins in a room with a pastel green door and walls with hot air balloons, flowers and robots and a crawling pink crab.
Saturday, September 6th, 2014
“From the perspective of a community physician, the stem cell research, at this point, is not a priority. Given the daunting task of not only curing the present crop of diseases but also preventing them, and of...
Friday, August 29th, 2014
“In the absence of effective treatment and a human vaccine, raising awareness of the risk factors for Ebola infection and the protective measures individuals can take is the only way to reduce human infection and death.” –...
Saturday, June 14th, 2014
Moving the hospital to another location will not only disrupt its operations, it will also be risky to patients.