This Saturday, August 23, GMA Network discusses cancer-causing cigarettes, youth bands, and ukay trips via the newest teen tambayan from Public Affairs: Ka-Blog!
Though seriously alarming, it is uncommon knowledge that close to four million teens below 19 are stick puffers, and kids even as young as 11 are addicted to smoking.
Ka-Blog Mico Aytona meets these teen smokers and learns why they cannot stop puffing "cancer sticks" despite the open dangers and health hazards that go with it.
From music newsbytes, Ka-Blog Monica Verallo attends the first ever Ka-Blog! Music Awards and meets the nominees for the Philippines' hottest band honor.
Monica troops to one of the gigs of Callalily, a band known not only for their natural inclination to music, but also for their universal, unique appeal. Monica also gets a backstage pass to Urbandub's mini-concert in Cubao and finds out how this band swooped into the music industry like lightning. Monica likewise jams with the uber-kulit band Rocksteddy and learns more about their latest project.
Meanwhile, the ultimate kikay girl, Andrea Torres, goes bargain hunting in ukay-ukay shops. She guides shoppers to the world of ukay-ukay fashion and proves that treasure troves of hip and trendy clothes can be found even in thrift shops. Andrea also gives tips on how to mix the perfect ukay outfit.
More of these stories in Ka-Blog! this Saturday, 10 a.m. on GMA-7.