Government Hospitals In The Philippines Are In Sorry State

THIS is the narrative mentioned in the previous blog post, sent via email to various mailing lists and forums hosted by the Yahoo Groups on October 26, 2006. Subject:  Government hospitals in the Philippines are in sorry state People are dying in government hospitals in the Philippines, mostly poor, because…
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The Dire Condition of Patients Confined at Government Hospitals in the Philippines

WHEN I shared recently on the OFCI Antique Facebook Group photos of a patient lying on an old and torn mattress without any cloth covering, it triggered comments and reactions among readers. A few like-minded people also sent me private messages relating their unsavory experiences while confined at the provincial…
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20 Years and Counting Since LMS Diagnosis

IT WAS November 16, 2000 when my husband and I were told by my Gynecologist that the biopsy done October 29, 2000, on a uterine tumor (believed to be a fibroid) removed surgically via Myomectomy, came back as Leiomyosarcoma or LMS, a very rare and aggressive form of cancer. I…
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