Author Archives: Katrina Ventura

DOE to beef up LPG, petroleum product safety efforts

Sunog dito, sunog doon! Television newscasts are riddled with stories about fires almost daily. Although the locations are different, the causes of the fires are basically the same: electrical overload, naiwanang kandila o sinaing, o depektibong LPG tanks. The last…

Health: How to prevent midlife crisis

Many were shocked when megastar Sharon Cuneta came out on her Facebook page to tell fans that she went through a midlife crisis. Sa kanyang open letter online, sinabi niya na she “gave up” on herself. “I became rebellious because…

Papal Visit Itinerary

The Papal Visit itinerary has already been approved by the Vatican, which means Pope Francis will definitely be here in the Philippines on January 15-19, 2015. This great news was announced to the media Friday, November 14, by Manila Archbishop…

Eye institute backs mandatory vision test for school kids

One out of 10 school-aged children has eye or vision problems, according to the Department of Health (DOH). Seventy five percent of this number has errors of refraction or yung hindi mai-focus nang maigi ng mata ang images around it. …