Are there any particular mental health issues that tend to crop up at post, such as Seasonal Affective Disorder (winter blues)?

I get anxious because of the traffic. The Philippines is a very busy place. Lots of people. Filipinos are very friendly and like activity. It can be a bit overwhelming for me because I like peace and quiet and there is rarely that here. - Feb 2020

None, aside from what you’d expect from living in the overcrowded capital of a developing country. - Feb 2017

Not that we know of. It may seem counterintuitive but isolation can be a problem. Traffic is bad enough that you will generally only socialize with those in your neighborhood. Singles and socialites should lobby hard for Makati or the Fort. - Jul 2016

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