This is an account of how I’m dealing with two eye problems, macular degeneration and cataracts, with the help of good doctors and technology.
This is an interview with the founder of a soup kitchen called Karinderia ni Mang Urot. Since the coronavirus lockdown he’s been delivering food to the homeless around Metro Manila.
Experience of being locked down in a Filipino subdivion because of Covid-19 and comparisons with other disasters she’s experienced.
This is an interview with a graduate of a 12-step program who has worked in a 12-step rehab and a therapeutic community. He is now beginning a career in social work in addition to 12-step work.
What happened when a dedicated teacher became seriously ill from Chinese air pollution.
This is the story of an Australian man and his wife, a Japanese pediatrician, who spent five years in Uganda at the Kiwoko Hospital.
In this interview Ruth compares the health care she received as a pregnant woman and new mother in Japan with the experience of her friends in Australia.
This is a story of love, perseverance, courage and faith—an adventure which began when Chris lost his legs above the knee. He and Geri struggled to maintain their active lifestyle, working, traveling, scuba diving, doing martial arts, and moving from Korea to Okinawa.
This is the second half of an interview with a patient who had surgery to remove a large carcinoma from his back in Medical City in the Philippines. We discuss his aftercare by the surgeon, his war with Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO Blue in the US, and medical tourism.
This is an interview with a man who interrupted his Asian vacation to have a basal cell carcinoma removed in the Philippines. He attempted to have the surgery covered by his Blue Cross Blue Shield and now has something to say about the great healthcare debate.