Helen M. Flores
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The weather’s fine
by Helen M. Flores - March 8, 2020 - 12:00am
In a country touted as one of the most gender-equal in the world, seeing women excelling in male-dominated professions is no longer strange. And in the past few years, there’s one crucial field in which young...
Dancing for a new life
by Helen M. Flores - September 8, 2019 - 12:00am
When Novy Bereber bursts into the room, his energy is infectious. Today his long, wavy hair is silver gray with highlights of hot pink.
There’s joy within these walls
by Helen M. Flores - August 11, 2019 - 12:00am
It was in the summer of 2007 when Tsinoy businessman and philanthropist John Go Hoc opened his almost 2,000-square-meter property in historic Intramuros to informal settler children in Manila.
Willie Ong: The doctor is ‘in’
by Helen M. Flores - July 21, 2019 - 12:00am
His senatorial run was viewed with skepticism, even some degree of derision, a quixotic (mis)adventure jousting with the windmills of political goons, guns and gold.
“We need to accept him first before others can accept him.”
by Helen M. Flores - May 12, 2019 - 12:00am
Lalaine Castro wants to live long enough to see her 12-year-old son Justine, who was diagnosed with autism, have his own family.
The Breast Center: Making women’s health a priority
by Helen M. Flores - March 10, 2019 - 12:00am
With the continuing advances in breast cancer screening and treatment, the illness is no longer the death sentence that it used to be, says Dr. Aldine Basa, who heads the breast centers at two leading hospitals in...
Kalahati ng mga Pilipino masaya ang love life
by Helen M. Flores - February 15, 2019 - 12:00am
Kalahati ng mga mamamayang Pilipino ang masaya sa kanilang buhay-pag-ibig, ayon sa bagong survey ng Social Weather Station.
Mapping The Underwater World
by Helen M. Flores - November 11, 2018 - 12:00am
A young Filipino’s fondness for the marine environment and passion to serve the people led to the establishment of an underwater mapping and surveying company which aims to protect the world’s coral...
The Filipina as Public Health Leader
by Helen M. Flores - September 30, 2018 - 12:00am
For the first time in 68 years, a Filipino woman has taken up the challenge of leading the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Western Pacific (WPRO), bringing her more than three decades of experience...
Beyond Bangkok
by Helen M. Flores - August 31, 2018 - 12:00am
There’s certainly more to Bangkok than the Chatuchak weekend market and pad thai.
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