Thursday, April 30, 2015

An Inspiring Video on How Bantayan Island Folks Will Watch the Pacman Fight #ForEveryPinoyFighter

Bantayan Island is a fishing island group and is reported to be within the migration route of fish coming from the equatorial belt of the China Sea. it is located west of the northern end of Cebu Island, in the Visayan Sea, right at the center of Visayas. This island which was one of the worst-hit islands by Super Typhoon Haiyan, also known as “Yolanda”, and where 90% of the existing structures on this island lost their roof, homes and buildings constructed of native materials were completely obliterated; is now recovering from tragedy.

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Watching Manny Pacquiao fight is a big deal. But witnessing the biggest fight of our nation’s hero is not easy for the folks of Bantayan Island. Some people don’t have access. Some areas in the island don’t have power even until now.

But on May 3, the day Pacquiao fights for our nation’s glory, it will be different. Bantayan Island will be one with the county and the entire world to support Manny. #ForEveryPinoyFighter


 Watch how Bantayan Island folks will be united as they watch the Pambansang Kamao duel with Mayweather.

Friday, April 17, 2015

You have MediCard – Why worry?: 7 Reasons why Medicard is one of the strongest HMOs in the Philippines

I and my wife have been a freelancers for quite some time and honestly, we have earned more compared to working at full-time jobs. But recently, we both agreed that one of the things we miss out on is the benefits of having a health card. Having one provides more security for me and my wife especially because health issues are always unpredictable.

Three years ago, my wife and I planned a trip to Boracay for my birthday and, unexpectedly, my son got sick and became hospitalized. We had to cancel our trip. We had no choice because, bottom line, family and their health comes first. Its implications - we were not able to use the plane fare to Boracay and the accommodation arrangements for the trip. Plus, we had to pay the hospital bills.

Back then, we could have really used some health care service like MediCard. If we didn't have any second thoughts we would have availed of it back then, especially for our son.

I know that there are many health care service providers available but among them, Medicard is one of the strongest in the industry.

7 Reasons why Medicard is one of the strongest HMOs in the Philippines: