Category Archives: Wellness Commentaries

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Surviving Breast Cancer and Other Little Things

Wednesday, 15 June 2016 | Written by
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by April Porteria I was in second year college when my mom was diagnosed of second stage breast cancer in 2008. I could not express how devastating I was when I received that call, surely I was sad and afraid of what will happen to our future. And of course, of the finances required in order to respond to such…Read More »

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The Art of “Thank You” and “I’m Sorry”

Thursday, 24 September 2015 | Written by
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In a world that’s been taken over by emoticons, stickers, Viber groups, and Facebook chats, it’s easy for honesty and sincerity to take a backseat. Ironically, now that our days are filled with easier and more convenient ways to communicate, the quality of our personal connections have dwindled. Have you actually looked someone in the eye and apologized in the…Read More »

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Everything Is Awesome: How to Affirm Your Happiness Daily

Monday, 17 August 2015 | Written by
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“Nothing outside of ourselves will ever make us happy, because happiness is an inside-out experience.” – Robert Anthony Man, by his very nature, is insatiable. There is no single thing that can ever make us completely happy, because the key to finding happiness is not in material things but in your inner attitude. Why do some people live their lives…Read More »

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Eat, Pray, Live

Tuesday, 7 July 2015 | Written by
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Common reasons why yuppie couples are not in a rush to get married This is a subject with plenty of google search to sift through. Let me help save your time by giving you the no nonsense and unbiased reasons below. We live in a world where divorce and cohabitation are okay. The generation of children to grow up witnessing…Read More »

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Journey to Vegetarianism (Part 1 of 2)

Sunday, 28 June 2015 | Written by
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Who doesn’t love food? It feeds our hungry stomachs to power our daily activities, makes an enjoyable bonding activity with friends and loved ones, and most of all…it is delicious. Aside from satiating our hunger and pleasure, many of us are unaware of the facts involving our food choices. More often than not, we are not conscious of the health,…Read More »

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Stay-at-home moms & working moms: Why we shouldn’t pit them against each other

Sunday, 19 April 2015 | Written by
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On several occasions, I’ve read status messages and blog posts from moms about how it’s so noble to be a stay-at-home mom or a working mom. Stay-at-home moms (and their supporters) resolve into a litany of why they’re better and more selfless than working moms, while working moms think they have a harder time juggling family, career and time for…Read More »

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