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This can draw a smile from our centenarians

The article about 103-year-old Terso Alferes, who traveled 50 kilometers from
Toledo City to Cebu City, to find out why he wasn’t receiving the P50 monthly financial assistance due him, almost moved me to tears (Across the Nation, 10/25/14).

Posted: November 17th, 2014 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Who is in charge?

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It has been a week since we suffered another humiliating debacle at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea.

Posted: October 13th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Perks not enjoyed by seniors

It’s Elderly Filipino Week (Oct. 1-7). Time to remember the following benefits that are not yet enjoyed by senior citizens:

Posted: October 6th, 2014 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Follow the cake in Makati

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The cakes that the Makati City local government gives out to its senior citizens on their birthdays are made in Quiapo, Manila.

Posted: September 21st, 2014 in Inquirer Opinion,Talk of the Town | Read More »

The ‘memory palace’

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The article “For brain fitness, go to a brain gym” (Lifestyle, 6/10/14) struck a chord because it reminded me of a book, “Moonwalking with Einstein” by Joshua Foer, that I read a few months ago.

Posted: July 21st, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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