[A series of Laylo Reports, based on results of non-commissioned items in the nationwide polls conducted by Laylo Research Strategies, will be published every quarter exclusively by Newsbreak/Move.PH.] MANILA, Philippines – Filipinos are satisfied with efforts of the Aquino administration to address corruption, and this could be fueling President Aquino’s aggressive pursuit of his predecessor [...]
Belatedly, Manila starts door-to-door campaign MANILA, Philippines – Somewhere in the slums of Manila, a woman knocks from house to house, imploring for some time to ask a few personal questions. Most often, she gets rejected, mistaken for the Bible-toting evangelicals who warn of impending fire and brimstone. But instead of preachy materials, this woman [...]
MANILA, Philippines – In 2004, the Archdiocese of Manila established the Pope John Paul II Family Planning Center with its base in San Carlos Seminary. Its purpose is to train people on the Natural Family Planning (NFP) methods and they, in return, would spread the goods news of NFP. But for five years, the office [...]
After affluent Alabang, local politicians shut down access of women in poor communities to contraceptives
The FDA has the powers but not enough resources to implement them
Doctors lament that some products are falsely marketed as whiteners
Glutathione has become a commercial success. But what it really does to the skin remains debatable.
Keeping water safe after the meter is a big challenge
Pinky Tobiano, a chemist and founder of the independent water laboratory Qualibet Testing Services Corp., describes the task of keeping water safe as a “50-50 shared responsibility” between water suppliers and water users. What can serve as the public’s share?
But agencies grapple with problems on how to communicate this to consumers
Despite assurances from concessionaires, Metro households continue to distrust water from the pipes
Philhealth’s capitation fund: yet another source of abuse?
Bogus claims haunt Philhealth
Compassionate care eludes post-abortion patients
Desperate women seek desperate measures
‘Hello, Garci’ officer returns to intel community
Leaked copy of PNoy’s ‘SONA’
Our Beijing envoy
Quiet protest at the DOTC
Your war, our fatal assumptions
Celebrating the power of the human spirit
Of book writing and Chocolate Kiss-ing
I could have done a Vargas