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Shedding light on the topic of mental health

Avega holds Interactive Session on Mental Health Awareness Of all factors that lead to a happy life, an individual’s well-being is perhaps the single most...

The embattled yet hopeful Duterte presidency

The presidency of Rodrigo R. Duterte has always been marred by conflict. From the beginning, it was unceasing, coming as if from all sides,...

Podcasts to help you keep a healthy mind

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Minding the gap in Philippines’ mental health

Mental health remains a misunderstood topic in the Philippines. People with mental illness are often discriminated. This stigma in the local setting only shows...

Invisible wounds

A popular adage dictates, in no uncertain terms, that time heals all wounds. Cuts can mend, blood will dry, given enough time. One would...

Needed support and services

The Philippines is one of the countries that has no law on mental health. It is only recently that the Mental Health Act has...

Imminent passage of mental health bill gives hope

By Lucia Edna P. de Guzman, Reporter and Rissa Coronel, Contributor, SparkUp When the House of Representatives reopened after the ASEAN Summit on Monday, its first order...

Dealing with depression in the workplace

By Pola Esguerra del Monte Multimedia Editor As someone with high-functioning depression, I have had to answer this question at least once: Will I continue making...

After age 40, volunteering linked to enhanced mental health

VOLUNTEER work may be good for your mental well-being, but only after age 40, according to a new study. “There is a general consensus that...

Are Filipinas getting the mental health care they need?

Medicine Cabinet Reiner W. Gloor IN HONOR of International Women’s Month, which just ended, we continue our story on particular health issues plaguing women today....

Mental health of Filipinos needs more attention

MEDICINE CABINET REINER W. GLOOR ON Oct. 10, the World Health Organization (WHO) offices in Geneva led the global commemoration of World Mental Health Day, with...

State of Philippine mental health care

Today, Oct. 10, is World Mental Health Day. Earlier this week, the World Health Organization (WHO) released its latest Mental Health Atlas (pdf), showing...