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Liberating ourselves from Facebook: We are going to MeWe

When we published Nicanor’s Open Letter to President Rodrigo Duterte last April, our website received more than 100,000 page views from over 74,000 users over a few days. To get as many people are possible to pay attention to the letter, we used a variety of methods of distribution. Our stats showed that a large […]

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END THE LOCKDOWNS! Stop It Outside By Ending the Lockdowns Inside Us

AUTHORITIES REJECT SCIENTIFIC EVIDENCE COVID-19 is not that deadly. The scientific evidence is clear. But many world leaders do not want to face the truth. Let us stop wasting our time appealing to ears that do not listen and eyes that refuse to see. Instead let us challenge ourselves to take action now to end […]

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Vaccine The significance of host resistance

April study shows the coronavirus has mutated into at least 30 different strains

In this article for New York Post, Christopher Carbone looks at the result of a Chinese study showing that the novel coronavirus has undergone at least 30 genetic variations. The study was carried out by professor Li Lanjuan and colleagues from the Zhejiang University found some aggressive strains that were able to generate 270 times the […]

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The significance of host resistance Boost your immune system

Vitamin D levels play a role in COVID-19 severity

Utilizing global data from 10 countries, researchers from the Northwestern University found that patients from countries with high COVID-19 mortality rates had lower levels of vitamin D compared to patients from countries that were not as severely affected.  Vadim Backman, lead researcher for this study said that their team discovered the strong correlation between vitamin […]

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Philippine doctors weigh in on the educational situation of children and adolescents

The following is a copy of the statement of 11 medical professionals on the school closures due to the coronavirus and its impact on children and adolescents. It also offers 12 recommendations on how schools can be reopened safely, with little to no risk among children and adolescent learners. Editor’s Note: Experts from various countries have […]

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Is it really that deadly? Petitions Philippine Developments

Statement on the Education Situation of Children and Adolescents

4 June 2020 – Many countries around the world closed schools due to the current SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19) pandemic. This was a logical response in the early days of the epidemic when there was a lack of data and many unknown variables concerning Covid-19. After the ensuing months of data collection and scientific evidence and analysis […]

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Big tech censorship fuels growth of alternative media

In this article for Reclaim The Net, Didi Rankovic reports on the growth of Gab users as Twitter implemented a “fact check” label on President Donald Trump’s tweets. Rancovic says that alternative social media such as Gab, is one way that individuals are responding to mainstream censorship. Editor’s Note: The following article is a testament that people […]

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Overcome the fear: Sign petition to end lockdowns of children and the youth

We are thankful that a number of parents are already awakening to the need to end the lockdown, and to allow children back to school. One group in particular, has created a petition at Change.Org to End Lockdown of Children and Youth in the Philippines. Their points intersect with many of what we have been repeating over […]

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Is it really that deadly? The significance of host resistance

Coronavirus might disappear before a vaccine is developed

In this article for Al Arabiya English, author Tamara Abueish reports on the ideas of Dr. Guiseppe Remuzzi, director of the Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research in Milan.  Remuzzi says symptoms among newly infected individuals are becoming less severe, and there are lesser number of people who will require intensive care. Remuzzi theorizes that this […]

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End the lockdown and let our children back to school

“Mama, ano nang gagawin ko sa buhay ko, pare-parehas na lang ginagawa ko araw-araw” (Mama, what do I do with my life, I’m doing the same things every day).  These were the words my almost-12-year-old uttered one day after she finished the weekly call with her classmates. When I asked her to expound on what […]