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).
By Ramon Farolan
It has been a week since we suffered another humiliating debacle at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea.
It’s Elderly Filipino Week (Oct. 1-7). Time to remember the following benefits that are not yet enjoyed by senior citizens:
By Camille Anne M. Arcilla and Gervie Kay S. Estella
The cakes that the Makati City local government gives out to its senior citizens on their birthdays are made in Quiapo, Manila.
By Violy Peralta-Hughes
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.