Violence against women in the Philippines: barriers to seeking support - Valdez IKM, Arevalo MVPN, Robredo JPG, Gacad SLS, Villaceran MAJ, Libang GR, Dela Paz EP, Rubin KSTA, Eala MAB.
The Philippines is among one of the most gender-equal countries in the Western Pacific region. ​​ Nevertheless, it is evident that the sociocultural landscape lags behind: one in four Filipino women has experienced gender-based violence, and 41% of vict... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Effects of parental acceptance-rejection on children's internalizing and externalizing behaviors: a longitudinal, multicultural study - Rothenberg WA, Ali S, Rohner RP, Lansford JE, Britner PA, Giunta LD, Dodge KA, Malone PS, Oburu P, Pastorelli C, Skinner AT, Sorbring E, Steinberg L, Tapanya S, Uribe Tirado LM, Yotanyamaneewong S, Alampay LP, Al-Hassan SM, Bacchini D, Bornstein MH, Chang L, Deater-Deckard K.
BACKGROUND: Grounded in interpersonal acceptance-rejection theory, this study assessed children's (N=1,315) perceptions of maternal and paternal acceptance-rejection in nine countries (China, Colombia, Italy, Jordan, Kenya, the Philippines, Sweden, Thailan... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Philippines election Q & A: why did Marcos Jr win and what can we expect from his presidency?
After years of rebranding its image, the Marcos family is back in power. Inheriting a challenging economic situation, it remains unclear how Marcos Jr will use his huge mandate #marcosjr (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The son of late dictator Marcos has won the Philippines' presidential election
#marcos (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. wins the Philippine election, succeeding Duterte
#philippine (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Marcos Jr. wins Philippine presidency, beats Duterte
The namesake son of late Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos appeared to have been elected Philippine president by a landslide. #namesakeson #ferdinandmarcos #philippine #duterte (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ferdinand Marcos Jr on cusp of winning landslide in Philippines elections
#ferdinandmarcosjr (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Finance Drives World to Stagflation
By Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame SundaramSYDNEY and KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 2022 (IPS) The world is being pressed by financial interests to raise interest rates, ostensibly to check inflation. After the US Federal Reserve started raising interest rates, more central banks have been doing likewise. Considering inflation’s contemporary causes, such ‘follow the leader’ central bank mimicry cannot check it except by slowing economies. Worse, this has meant taking on huge new risks, seriously damaging world economic prospects in the medium and long-term. Anis ChowdhuryInflation bogey dangerous Much earlier, World Bank supp...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 10, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame Sundaram Tags: Armed Conflicts COVID-19 Development & Aid Economy & Trade Financial Crisis Global Headlines TerraViva United Nations Trade & Investment IPS UN Bureau Source Type: news

Philippines election win returns Marcos to power, and polarisation
The Philippines woke to a new but familiar political dawn on Tuesday, after an election triumph by Ferdinand Marcos Jr paved the way for a once unimaginable return to the country's highest office... #marcos (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Marcos rule to return to Philippines after election landslide
Ferdinand Marcos Jr, the son and namesake of the Philippines dictator deposed in a 1986 popular uprising, won a presidential election by a huge margin on Monday, according to unofficial results,... #marcos #dictator #uprising #ferdinandmarcosjr #namesake (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Marcos Jr. won Philippine presidency, unofficial count shows
MANILA, Philippines — The namesake son of late Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos appeared to have been elected Philippine president by a landslide in an astonishing reversal of the 1986... #marcosjr #ferdinandmarcos #manila #namesakeson #landslide #philippine #revolt #peoplepower (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

International midwives recruited
As part of the NHS Maternity Workforce programme, up to 500 midwives have been recruited from various countries, including Jamaica, Zimbabwe, Italy, India and the Philippines and will support mums, babies and families at 80 NHS trusts. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - May 10, 2022 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Marcos, son of strongman, triumphs in Philippines presidential election
Ferdinand Marcos Jr clinched a stunning runaway victory in the Philippines' presidential election on Monday in the first win by a majority since a 1986 revolution that toppled his late father's... #triumphs #strongman #marcos (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ferdinand Marcos Jr set to triumph in Philippines presidential election
Son of late dictator has enough votes in unofficial tally, signalling remarkable rehabilitation of Marcos family #ferdinandmarcosjr #dictator #marcos (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Philippines Presidential Election: Live News Updates
Some voters complained that their names had been left off voter registration rolls. Others said voting machines were broken and called for voting hours to be extended. #newsupdates (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news