Rabies: The Killer Bite of Death

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We all love our pets. A dog is a man’s best friend as the saying goes. Yet, a man’s best friend may be the threat itself.  If you are planning on owning a dog or cat as a pet then there are certain things that you must know about before you go forth in pet ownership and management. One of the most important concepts that you must recognize is about an infectious disease called rabies. Rabies can kill and if left ignored then it can possibly end up to a person’s own demise. This article comprises the facts and ideas regarding the deadly disease and the interventions to perform if ever you suspect your pet, the neighbor’s, or any other animals in the neighborhood to have rabies.


Love your pet as you love yourself!


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Suicide: A Worldwide Alert

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This world is full of stressors that can make us think that death or taking your own life is the only way to escape from the nightmare of reality. Once stress has already engulfed a person’s sense of being, he will surely be a feasible candidate for suicide. Rich or poor, young or old, each and every one of us is prone to suicide, a deadly phenomenon. Whether biological or psychological, suicide is never a pretty sight to see for all of us. Upon reading this article, you will learn most of the important facts and management related to suicide.
Definition of Terms:
  • Suicide – an act of intentionally causing one’s death
  • Suicide attempt – a non-fatal self-directed potentially injurious behavior with any intent to die as a result of the behavior.
  • Suicide ideation – thinking about considering or planning for suicide.


Facts about Suicide:

  • One million people die by suicide every year.
  • It is the 13th leading cause of death according to the World Health Organization.
  • It is the 6th cause of death in the United States based on the National Safety Council.
  • A leading cause of death among teenagers and adults (<35 years old).
  • Incidence is higher in men than women.
  • 70-80% of the general population thought of committing suicide.
  • 10-20 million non-fatal attempted suicides every year worldwide.
  • Most attempts are expressions of extreme distress, not harmless bids for attention.


Most prevalent diagnoses related to suicide:

  • Phobia – 15%
  • Alcohol abuse – 10%
  • Depression – 6%


Causes of Suicidal incidences:

 

  • Mental disorder – such as depression, paranoia, etc.
  • Physical condition – such as chronic pain, epilepsy, stroke, dementia, AIDS, etc.


Circumstances related to Suicide:

  • Love and relationship.
  • Family problems.
  • Financial problems.
  • Work-related problems.


Warning signs to note about if someone is a potential candidate to commit suicide:

  • Loss of self-esteem
  • Suddenly making a will and/or taking out life insurance
  • Sleep problems
  • Lack of self-care
  • Isolation and hopelessness
  • Talking about suicide
  • Marked change in behavior


How to talk with someone who is suicidal?

  • Express empathy.
  • Active listening.
  • Don’t agree about their thoughts of suicide.
  • Instill hope.
  • Help them understand that they have control over their thoughts and behavior.
  • Consider person’s belief system and values.
  • Encourage them to think about their personal strengths.
  • Anything important to the person’s life that which may reduce immediate risk.
  • Focus on importance of person to people they care about.

General Prevention of Suicide Ideation:

  • Exercise and diet
  • Lift your mood
  • Reduce stress and anxiety
  • Improve self-esteem
  • Avoid isolation
  • Stay positive
  • Avoid alcohol misuse
  • Never use illegal drugs

Suicide Prevention (according to the World Health Organization):

  • Gain control
  • Psychiatric treatment
  • Control of toxic substances
  • Physical barrier
  • Responsible media reporting
  • Gas detoxification
Learn on how to save a life!

Guisi Clearwater Beach Resort

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A person who’s fond of swimming on clear waters will surely love this place. This marvelous destination is located in Guisi, Dolores, Nueva Valencia, Guimaras. It will only take you about 30-45min. worth of travel time via boat and public utility vehicle.
Brgy. Ortiz Port Terminal to Guimaras.
Approaching the Port of Jordan, Guimaras.
Guisi is well-known to be as one of the most visited tourist destinations in Guimaras due to the pre-war built Guisi Parola Lighthouse. As a result, the Guisi Clearwater Beach Resort was established to further seize the attention of visiting tourists, both local and foreign.

What you’ll find in this fun and relaxing place are clear waters, pebble-like particles on the beach front and corals of different sizes. This destination is perfect for family get-aways, barkada trips, and other occasions. Recreational activities within the area are boating, swimming, fishing, snorkeling and scuba diving.
What are you waiting for? Add this on your next list of adventure trips with family and friends and enjoy memorable events with them in this tranquil site. It is surely more fun in the Philippines!
Curious endeavors!

Vision of a Filipino Child

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A Filipino child’s vision of a good life is every Filipino’s treasure. With this vision is the promise of families and communities building together to fulfill this dream. The pledge of a good life for the Filipino child is nurtured in communities that respect and uphold the rights of children. In these communities, children are seen to survive and develop, protected and encouraged to participate in efforts for an environment that values their best interests.


Rights and Responsilibites of a Child

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Every child has his rights and responsibilities in this world. It’s up for the parents to teach them these matters and reinforce them so that their child will be a productive and contributing citizen of the society.

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A child needs to be aware of these matters in order to have the capability to defend themselves and give their lives worth and meaning.

Therefore, nobody has the right to step on the rights of their children or forbid them from experiencing those rights. If anybody is foolish enough to do so then they will surely feel the iron hand of justice.

Crazy Secrets On How To Get Rid Of Things

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Do you know the easy ways on how to get rid of things? When deciding  on what things you want to keep and what you need to get rid of, you have to be able to sort them out completely.


You should set up a work area that’s clean with lots of space. Depending on what type of things you really want to get rid of, you should have a sorting system in order to be organized.


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Breast Feeding Essential

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Breast milk is truly God’s given gift to mothers for their babies. Breastfeeding contains plenty of healthy benefits for both mothers and their infant such as improving bonding moments and assurance of readily available source of complete food.
This is the sole reason why breastfeeding is essential and that it should be strongly recommended and promoted at the beginning when a couple decides to have a baby.