The lights dimmed and subsequently went out for the live entertainment scene as the global pandemic mercilessly hit not just public health but also the economy. The concert scene in the Philippines was evidently not spared from the impact of it all. Live events organizer PULP Live World’s Happee Sy-Go speaks out her thoughts to NewsFeed360 about the proverbial elephant in the room.

One of the problems hospitals face in the battle against COVID-19 is the difficulty in communicating with patients especially those who are intubated. To help address this difficulty, the speech-language pathology volunteers of Operation Smile Philippines (OSP) came up with a speech communication board for the medical staff and COVID-19 patients.