Government has a policy aimed at ensuring proper treatment for women suffering from post-abortion complications. But has it worked?
Of the many potential side consequences of unsafe abortion, mental, emotional and psychological trauma are the most difficult to recover from.
If critics are to be believed, the reproductive health bill promotes abortion. But does it really?
Poor pregnant women are faced with very few choices
The Philippines is one of a few countries in the world where abortion is a criminal act, with no legal exception.
That it’s illegal exacerbates the situation, say experts
It’s illegal, but abortion is alive and kicking in the Philippines, earning P800 million to P6.6 billion a year. Most of the money goes to unskilled practitioners working in unsanitary backstreet “clinics.”
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