Opinion: The Taal volcano eruption could leave victims with anxiety and depression for years to come


by The Independent

The Independent— Aid groups and NGOs should be prepared to screen for signs of trauma and other mental health concerns, which can have long-term effects on physical health as well

philstar.com—'Tala' for Taal: How you can dance to help Taal Volcano victims. For a modest registration fee of P100, dancers can go a long way in supporting the areas most heavily affected by the Taal Volcano unrest.

The Independent—Philippines volcano: 'Explosive eruption' warning as lava gushes from Taal Volcano. More than 8,000 evacuated and flights suspended at Manila international airport, as officials warn of possible 'volcanic tsunami'

CNN—Taal volcano erupts in Philippines. According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, Taal volcano has exhibited a "fast escalation" in volcanic activity and generated an eruption plume one kilometer above the crater on Sunday. The agency has raised the alert status to level three, which indicates the possibility of a hazardous eruption within weeks. Evacuation orders have been ordered for three towns in Batangas, Luzon amid the heightened volcanic activity, according to CNN affiliate CNN Philippines. The...