'WillYouStillLoveMe: The Julia Buencamino Project Sparks Mental Health Awareness Through Art

Here's to speaking up even when our voices are shaking......»»

Category: lifestyleSource: abscbn abscbnJul 12th, 2018

‘Black White Red’ animated video gives light to depression

WHAT was just a school assignment is now a moving reel of hope to promote mental health awareness and encourage those who suffer from these conditions to seek proper intervention through the 24/7 HOPELINE 2919. Entitled “Black White Red”, the project won the top prize in the “Hope in 40 seconds” animated video competition of […] The post ‘Black White Red’ animated video gives light to depression appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 4th, 2018

Doctor: You’re sick, go visit a museum

A group of Canadian doctors is to begin prescribing trips to an art gallery to help patients suffering a range of ailments become a picture of health. A partnership between the Francophone Association of Doctors in Canada (MFdC) and the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) will allow patients suffering from a number of physical and mental health issues, along with their loved ones, to take in the benefits of art on health with free visits. The pilot project is unprecedented globally, according to its organizer. The project will see participating physicians prescribe up to 50 visits to the MMFA during treatment, each pass valid for up to two adults and two minors. So far 10...Keep on reading: Doctor: You’re sick, go visit a museum.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 27th, 2018

Let’s talk about mental health

In observance of Mental Health Awareness Week earlier this month, an online news site endeavored to explain to readers what depression sounds like by having a person suffering from the...READ MORE The post Let’s talk about mental health appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2018

God is faithful : Baron Geisler shares Gospel, advocates mental health

MANILA, Philippines – Baron Geisler appears to be a new man. Once notorious for violent public outbursts and drug abuse, the actor is now preaching the Christian Gospel and seeking to raise awareness of mental health. His recent posts on Instagram show snippets of his renewed life, of which Christianity is ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 20th, 2018

P5M for toilets in Boracay

THE Department of Health (DOH) is constructing sanitary toilets and septic tanks for 192 households in three villages of Boracay Island in Malay, Aklan. Assistant Regional Director Ma. Julia Z. Villanueva of DOH-6 said their central office allotted PHP5 million for the project. Villanueva said they are waiting for the approval of a resolution by […] The post P5M for toilets in Boracay appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsOct 10th, 2018

Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride 2018 in Manila, Philippines – Manila Video

Hundreds of Motorcycle Riders join the annual Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride to raise awareness for men’s health, specifically prostate cancer and mental health. source link: Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride 2018 in Manila, Philippines – Manila Video.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 30th, 2018

Michelle Williams of Destiny s Child being treated for depression in mental health center-report

'For years I have dedicated or years I have dedicated myself to increasing awareness of mental health and empowering people to recognize when it's time to seek help, support and guidance.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 18th, 2018

‘13 Reasons Why’—Does it promote mental health awareness or glorify suicide and depression?

Visit us on Instagram To be You; Facebook: To be You; e-mail For the unfamiliar, "13 Reasons Why" is a teen television drama on Netflix, based on the 2007 novel by Jay Asher of the same title. Its executive producer is pop star Selena Gomez. The first season revolves around the story of Clay Jensen, a 17-year-old high school student who receives a box of cassette tapes made by his friend, Hannah Baker, before she committed suicide. Clay goes through the tapes one by one and finds out the 13 reasons Hannah decided to take her own life. It's revealed that Hannah was backstabbed by her friends, became a victim of false gossips, stalked, molested and rap...Keep on reading: ‘13 Reasons Why’—Does it promote mental health awareness or glorify suicide and depression?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 8th, 2018

Kate Spade Foundation to donate $1M for suicide prevention

Kate Spade New York has announced plans to donate $1 million to support suicide prevention and mental health awareness causes in tribute to the company's late founder......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018

Depression is real : PH celebrities speak up on mental health

The recent tragic deaths of designer Kate Spade and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, has sparked once again a movement in raising awareness on mental health. ........»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 11th, 2018

Three suicide cases in one day

JUST HOW valuable mental health awareness is? With suicide being regarded as a preventable public health problem in the Philippines, does help come in handy to those who need help and treatment? In Western Visayas, at least three suicide incidents were recorded on June 3, 2018 alone. At around 4:30 a.m., 15-year-old Mark (not his […] The post Three suicide cases in one day appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 4th, 2018

Demi Lovato has concert activities for mental health awareness

FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2017 file photo, Demi Lovato poses for a portrait to promote her new album, 'Tell Me You Love Me', in New York. Lovato, who lives with a bipolar disorder and is a.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 19th, 2018

May 2018: Mental Health Month

May is the Mental Health Month of 2018 with the theme of Fitness #4Mind4Body. The past year and months have seen intensified and viral campaigns to promote mental health awareness. People are now a.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 10th, 2018

QCHD intensifies mental health public awareness campaign

QUEZON CITY, April20 (PIA) -- The Quezon City Health Department recently launched a community-based mental health handbook as part of the intensified mental health program of the city government. The.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsApr 20th, 2018

Even children and adolescents can have high BP

In two weeks, we'll embark once again on our annual May Measurement Month (MMM) blood pressure (BP) mass screening. MMM is a monthlong campaign to increase public awareness on high BP. It is participated in by more than 100 countries worldwide, and the Philippines is one of the global leaders in this initiative spearheaded by the International Society of Hypertension (ISH). The Philippine Society of Hypertension (PSH), along with the Department of Health, Department of Education and more than 20 other medical organizations are collaborating in this project, which is part of a long-term plan to help save 30,000 Filipinos annually from hypertension-related complications. Last year, t...Keep on reading: Even children and adolescents can have high BP.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 17th, 2018

Depressed on Valentine’s Day? ‘Human Library’ aims to clear stigma on mental health struggles

Under the theme "Read my mind," the Human Library is a one-day installation aimed to create public awareness and a deeper understanding of mental health......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2018

Nadine Lustre’s father gets tattoo of semicolon and ‘Keep Going’

Nadine Lustre's father, Ulysses Lustre, has inked the iconic semicolon and "Keep Going" on his right hand. Instead of a hashtag, has opted for a cross. Nadine popularized the "Keep Going" statement when she posted it on Instagram to raise awareness on mental health. The statement is also meant to inspire hope in order to prevent suicide. Ulysses said he chose to get the tattoo and share it on Facebook for awareness in order "to stop the pain of loss thru depression." "This is a battle against unforseen enemy (sic)," he said. "I believe that if we know the sickness we can have a cure." According to the US National Institute of Mental Health, while there is no one cure for depres...Keep on reading: Nadine Lustre’s father gets tattoo of semicolon and ‘Keep Going’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 18th, 2017

Celebs speak out on depression, mental health awareness

Celebs speak out on depression, mental health awareness.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 6th, 2017

WATCH: Pinoys invent app to help kids with autism

MANILA, Philippines – A group of 5 Filipinos from the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) has developed an application that aims to transform manual mental health record-keeping into an online-friendly platform. The Emerald District app aims to bridge health practitioners and people with autism through a ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News2 hr. 17 min. ago

Condom stations in schools aim to raise HIV awareness

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo THE Department of Health-Center for Health Development (DOH-CHD)-6 is hoping to increase awareness on Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) with the establishment of “condom stations” in city schools. DOH-6 HIV/AIDS Program Coordinator Adrian Hort Ramos said that condom stations in city schools will help them reach the target age group […] The post Condom stations in schools aim to raise HIV awareness appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated News5 hr. 52 min. ago