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Death in the Age of the Internet
by Brent Montecillo - November 2, 2019 - 12:00am
Death is a serious matter.
Planning – and actually doing – a trip
by Brent Montecillo - October 20, 2019 - 12:00am
Most people have has fantasies of travelling off to some beautiful places.
Students in the age of Technology
by Brent Montecillo - June 6, 2018 - 12:00am
A little over a decade ago,
Safety with money
by Brent Montecillo - May 16, 2018 - 12:00am
With the thousands who recently finished college, the country’s labor force just got boosted.
How pets can be good for kids
by Brent Montecillo - April 14, 2018 - 12:00am
As school takes a break for the summer vacation, the kids have lots of time staying at home.
Fit and Well
by Brent Montecillo - March 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Today’s generation places good value on fitness.
The Power of Video
by Brent Montecillo - January 31, 2018 - 12:00am
“A picture paints a thousand words…” the first line of a popular song goes. And pictures are more eye-catching than printed words.
The Sinulog Fever
by Brent Montecillo - January 17, 2018 - 12:00am
The Yuletide holidays may be over, but the season of celebrations lingers on in Cebu. In fact, the city is currently on a crescendo to “the biggest fiesta of the Philippines!”The Sinulog fever is on...
Ways to Cure a Hangover
by Brent Montecillo - January 1, 2018 - 12:00am
Some people were probably lucky the day after Christmas.
The imagination in full flight
by Brent Montecillo - July 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
Some say that cinema is limiting, because the audience’s experience is somewhat limited to what is shown on the screen and what they hear from the soundtrack.
Courtesy in public places
by Brent Montecillo - June 10, 2017 - 4:00pm
Many people these days seem to forget about displaying some manners when in public places.
Parenting Stress
by Brent Montecillo - April 8, 2017 - 12:00am
Stress is almost always a negative thing. Unless a little stress is necessary in order to cause one to come to full awareness. For example, when one is faced with some threat, he becomes so watchful about how things...
Benefits of being kindhearted
by Brent Montecillo - April 2, 2017 - 12:00am
While nowadays it seems like being cold towards others is the right thing to do, the benefits one gains from being kindhearted are not gone. Some people think that one needs to be ‘tough’ these days....
Containing the TB Threat
by Brent Montecillo - March 20, 2017 - 12:00am
Although the government efforts to quell tuberculosis (TB) in the country are really gaining noticeable progress, the lung disease is still around. It is still a rather common reality. Unhealthy conditions are certainly...
To visit some place nice
by Brent Montecillo - February 19, 2017 - 12:00am
Everyone, for sure, has a hankering for going somewhere nice. Some place where one would find renewed enthusiasm for life, a different meaning to one’s existence, new thrills, new vistas, better comforts etc....
Kids can give gifts too
by Brent Montecillo - December 4, 2016 - 12:00am
Christmas is a time for giving and receiving. And there’s a saying: “It’s better to give than to receive.” But what about the little children? Are they to be only on the receiving end? They...
The risks of self-medication
by Brent Montecillo - November 14, 2016 - 12:00am
In these modern times when pharmacies are found at almost every corner, most people tend to self-medicate. They select and use medicines by themselves to treat personal discomforts or health complaint.
Planning for a Trip
by Brent Montecillo - October 16, 2016 - 12:00am
There’s hardly a person who is not excited about the thought of going outside of his usual surroundings. It seems that the itch of ‘going somewhere’ is part of the human instinct. One wants to know...
Plants as medicine
by Brent Montecillo - August 22, 2016 - 12:00am
Herbal medicines have lately become a significant industry.
Schistosomiasis: The waterborne threat
by Brent Montecillo - July 11, 2016 - 12:00am
The Philippines is one of the areas most plagued by schistosomiasis. The disease has a long history in the country. Available records trace it back to 1906.
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