Philippines Clinic Day 1

We were in Pacig City today.  It was our first of six clinics.  I started a little slow for the first 30 minutes because people didn’t realize they could go to multiple stations (medical, dental, chiropractic, and pharmacy).  When the realized they could, I saw over 80 people.  I honestly [...]

Philippines Tip: Sunday

We arrived in Manila last night at 11pm local time.  We woke up this morning, went to church, and then had lunch together.  After lunch, we took two local trains to a merchant area and then to The Church of the Black Nazarene.  It was terribly sad to see the [...]

BPA: What’s all the fuss about?

Bisphenol A, or BPA is an estrogenic (estrogen producing) compound found in polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins.  Things that are clear plastic typically will be made of these polycarbonates and contain BPA.  Examples include baby bottles (until recent regulations in some states), protective eyewear, plastic water bottles like the ones [...]