Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago, on medical leave from the Senate, said she was “elated and gratified” by two recent developments: she received a special visit and had special consultation with one of the world’s leading lung cancer specialists; and she was named one of the top three presidential candidates by a recent survey firm. Continue reading
Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago, a laureate of the Ramon Magsaysay Award for government service, urged her colleagues on Thursday to address loopholes that allow non-professionals to illegally practice medicine with impunity. Continue reading
Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago is calling on her colleagues to investigate the billion-peso license plate standardization program of the Land Transportation Office (LTO) amid public outrage over the inferior quality of vehicle plates being issued. Continue reading
Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago is set to file on Monday a bill creating a task force against fake medicines following reports on the continuous proliferation of counterfeit drugs in the country despite existing laws. Continue reading
St. Peregrine, you have been called “The Mighty,” “The Wonder Worker,” because of the numerous miracles which you obtained from God for those who have turned to you in their need.
You bore in your own flesh this cancerous disease that destroys the very fiber of our being. You turned to God when the power of human beings could do no more, and you were favored with the vision of Jesus coming down from His cross to heal your affliction.
I now ask God to heal Miriam and all cancer patients, whom I entrust to you. Aided by your powerful intercession, I shall sing with Mary in gratitude for God’s great goodness and mercy.