medical frontliners

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After #lugawgate, ECQ enforcers question validity of PRC ID at checkpoints

A medical technologist was stopped because his PRC ID didn’t include an address. So he showed his driver’s license instead, which enforcers also rejected because it didn’t prove he was a healthcare worker

Here’s how your 12.12 shopping sprees can help support causes you care about

Here’s the thing: Despite our best efforts, we’ve probably turned to retail therapy more times…

doctor scholarships doktor para sa bayan act
This Senate-approved bill will grant scholarships to our future doctors

On Sept. 14, Senate Bill No. 1520 or the Doktor Para Sa Bayan Act was…

medical dramas
Why do we love watching medical dramas so much?

Medical dramas make up a good amount of my DNA as a television viewer. I’ve…

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Denied entry for wearing scrubs, doctor receives apology from Ramen Yushoken

On July 13, Japanese restaurant Ramen Yushoken posted an apology after receiving backlash for the…

Duterte signs law declaring national emergency, granting special powers vs COVID-19

President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a measure granting him special powers amid the…

UP Diliman is offering free online psychotherapy for healthcare frontliners

Braving the frontlines of the COVID-19 outbreak does not only entail a high risk of…

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SM Group to give P100 million COVID-19 assistance to gov’t hospitals PGH, RITM

SM Group announced that it will be donating P100 million to government hospitals to aid…