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Works of 4 Filipino artists featured in Beijing exhibit BEIJING -- The contemporary photography and video art works of four Filipino artists are now on display in the Philippines Art Exhibition curated by Henry Woo at the Columbia Global Centers at Core Plaza in Haidian, Beijing. Titled "In Between Spaces," the exhibition aims to use video art and photography as lens to view the Philippine contemporary art landscape through Dexter Fernandez, Paulo Vinluan, Jay Yao and MM Yu. “The exhibition brings together artistic visions and investigations from four contemporary Filipino artists whose works explore themes of traditions and modernity as well as collective and personal memory and the consciousness found in urban spaces,” Woo said during Saturday's opening of the exhibition. Fernandez, ...
Breastfeeding can continue after Covid-19 vaccination: expert
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Breastfeeding can continue after Covid-19 vaccination: expert

MANILA – A health expert on Thursday said lactating women can continue breastfeeding after being inoculated with any coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine. “For example po ngayon, inuuna natin ang healthcare workers’ group. And this is one, naririnig namin from the field, it is not recommended to discontinue breastfeeding either after or even before vaccination,” said Dr. Maria Asuncion A. Silvestre, Health Professionals Alliance Against Covid-19 - Kalusugan ng Mag-Ina member, in an online media briefing. Silvestre reported that the Philippine Pediatric Society on March 21 released an advisory stating all Covid-19 vaccines may be offered to breastfeeding women after consultation with their physician and not be advised to discontinue breastfeeding. S...