Category: Fringes

A Mother Being Positive In Spite of HIV

The cemetery is both a place of solace and work for Alice (not her real name).  Her family even asks why she wants to be around death all the time. More than giving her a […]

Power of two: mother and daughter take repro health issues to communities

When Susan Evangelista was teaching at the Palawan State University (PSU), she became concerned when many of her female students dropped out due to pregnancy. Some of them came back after having children, but many […]

The Women “Fight Club” of Vitas

  image by mau victa It started as a joke among women in a Temporary Housing in Vitas, Tondo Manila.  They called themselves the Insert Club because they had one thing in common. They all […]