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ATTENTION: SOUTH AFRICAN OUTBREAK KILLS 36

ATTENTION: SOUTH AFRICAN OUTBREAK KILLS 36

Listeriosis kills 36 in Gauteng, South Africa. Since the outbreak erupted, almost 600 cases were already reported. Pregnant women, elderly, children and infants are the most vulnerable to the disease which can be traced in soil, water and vegetation. It eventually contaminates food sources such as animal products and fresh produce causing massive outbreaks. A reportRead more about ATTENTION: SOUTH AFRICAN OUTBREAK KILLS 36[…]

GLOBAL EXPATS FEATURE: Holiday Greetings from the Delos Reyeses

GLOBAL EXPATS FEATURE: Holiday Greetings from the Delos Reyeses

Hey PeN Pals! How’s your holiday preparations doing? While everyone around is busy finishing loads of work to enjoy the holidays and wrapping gifts for Christmas, let’s take a moment and peek into our featured global expats! It’s been almost a decade since our featured expats left the Philippines for better opportunities in Winnipeg, Canada. LeavingRead more about GLOBAL EXPATS FEATURE: Holiday Greetings from the Delos Reyeses[…]

EXPLORE A WHOLE NEW WORLD WITH THESE NEWEST DOLLS IN TOWN!

EXPLORE A WHOLE NEW WORLD WITH THESE NEWEST DOLLS IN TOWN!

Let your kids’ imagination play with these cute and whimsical dolls! The Oddboo dolls will definitely make a statement especially now that the holidays are fast approaching! If you’re looking for fresh gift ideas, Oddboo would be a perfect gift for your young ones. It would surely be a hit with their friends!   LetRead more about EXPLORE A WHOLE NEW WORLD WITH THESE NEWEST DOLLS IN TOWN![…]

REAL TALK: Dengvaxia and Why You Don’t Need It YET

REAL TALK: Dengvaxia and Why You Don’t Need It YET

“There are 4 types of Dengue strains and all of those were transmitted to the Dengvaxia vaccine recipients “, says a pediatric doctor from St. Lukes Hospital Bonifacio Global City in the Philippines. The pathophysiology of the vaccine clearly implies that ‘Dengvaxia’ isn’t fit for public consumption. The statistics of Dengue cases in the PhilippinesRead more about REAL TALK: Dengvaxia and Why You Don’t Need It YET[…]

PeNxGreenRevolution: What’s the Last Piece of Trash You Threw Away?

PeNxGreenRevolution: What’s the Last Piece of Trash You Threw Away?

I wonder how others felt when they saw me picking up random trash in the powdery sands of Boracay. Were they offended? Did I convey a message? Did I even make an impact? Did I look hideous to them? While wandering on the beachside on my recent visit to Boracay, there were two ladies standingRead more about PeNxGreenRevolution: What’s the Last Piece of Trash You Threw Away?[…]

Global Expats Feature: The Voice España’s Mariz Molina Perez

Global Expats Feature: The Voice España’s Mariz Molina Perez

Mariz Molina Perez is not your ordinary girl.

She showcased her vocal prowess in the latest installment of The Voice España that brought pride not just to her home country,the Philippines, but to her friends and family in Spain as well.

At such a young age, Mariz has proven that she is more than just a pretty face; she is definitely ready for the music scene! She gave other competitors a hard time to keep up with her during the competition.

A shining future awaits our PeN-featured global expat with her exquisite

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Un ingénieur marocain propose des “toilettes sèches” pour préserver l’environnement

Un ingénieur marocain propose des “toilettes sèches” pour préserver l’environnement

Tawfiq Abouza est étudiant en ingénierie à l´école Mohammedia des ingénieurs. Il a un projet unique pour mettre en place des toilettes éco-sèches sur le marché marocain, alternative aux toilettes publiques traditionnelles. L’étudiant a présenté ce projet à Rabat, en marge de la Journée internationale des cours d’eau, qui a été organisé dans la capitaleRead more about Un ingénieur marocain propose des “toilettes sèches” pour préserver l’environnement[…]