Verbal abuse: how far does it affect a child victim?

verbal abuse

Verbal abuse is a specific type of emotional abuse. Most often, the aggression happens right at home. And victims are often not keen on reporting it because they think it’s the norm in their household. They rather keep the impact within themselves. What is verbal abuse? Verbal abuse, also known as name calling, exists in …

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Coconut milk: an effective remedy for constipation?

coconut milk

A cup of coconut milk may be all that it takes to solve constipation. This home remedy acts fast to relieve your discomfort. And it’s healthy, too. At some points in our lives and for some reasons, we experience constipation. And it is, indeed, inconvenient, while you’re at it. I should know because I did …

Online shopping defines convenience

online shopping

Thanks to the technology of online shopping. It makes life so much easier. It's the radical way to save time, especially for busy working men and women. For people who are perpetually preoccupied with tons of work, like me, it’s always a hassle to allocate a bit of time to go to the shops to …

Biking: how does it benefit you and the environment?

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The benefits of biking go beyond physical fitness. It heals the environment and cuts your expenses, too. You just have to try it to prove it. Electronic entertainment has successfully kept children and teens sitting in one place for hours, developing in them a sense of sedentary lifestyle. There is nothing wrong with electronic gaming for …

Typhoon Yolanda survivors stitch life back up again

typhoon Yolanda

Survivors of super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) have started rebuilding their lives. With the help of concerned groups, they sew functional bags for livelihood. It may have been the worst blow that happened to their lives. But once again, Filipinos show the world how resilient they are! Survivors of super typhoon Yolanda that hit Eastern Visayas …

Courage: keeping Yolanda children survivors afloat


When you buy a Compassion bag, you give a multi-functional school bag to a typhoon child survivor. Survivors of super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), which hit the Eastern Visayas part of the Philippines, are determined to get back on their feet again.  With the assistance of compatriots and leading bag makers in the country, they start …