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medicines in the Philippines and drug stores

medicines in the Philippines and drug stores

Costs for medical treatment and drugs are high in the Philippines. Especially “branded” drugs are very expensive. When you need medicines in the Philippines you just go to one of the many drugstores and buy them. Often you do not need a prescription. Or at least you are not asked for it. Only drugs like(…)

Rainy season starts

The wet season in the Philippines has started. Every day there is some rain or thunderstorms. During the day it is very humid. Humidity is 85% and more daily. Temperatures during the day went down from 36-37 C to about 30 C now. I feel much better with these temperatures. Night temperatures have also been(…)