Tag: Health

Philippine Medicine Day

Philippine Medicine Day (Proclamation No. 407, s. 1953) September 15 is Philippine Medicine Day. Philippine Medicine Day was established to remind our countrymen of the importance of treatment and the duty of the government to keep Filipinos safe. Itinatag ang pagdiriwang...

Lakad-bulan

Lakad-bulan (Sambong “Blumea balsamifera”) Bicolanos have their own version of moonwalk that is neither space walking nor dancing. Rather it comes in the form of a medicinal plant, whose local name lakad-bulan literally translates to walking on the moon. Sambong (Blumea...