“The blood of Ukrainian heroes has been shed in a war which the Russian Federation is waging against Ukraine. The aggressor has not stopped and is continuing to sow disorder in the east of the country.” -Acting Ukrainian President Oleksander Turchinov
Ironically, my hometown has one of the highest teen pregnancy rates in the nation.
Alzheimer’s is not just a disease that kills the host; it kills their loved ones, on the inside.
The term “hapa” originates from Hawaii and refers to a person of mixed ancestry. However, today the term is widely used in reference to people who are specifically part Asian or Pacific Islander. In my case, I am half-Filipino and half-Irish.