Philippines warned vs. new wave of HIV infections amid COVID-19 crisis

MANILA, (Mabuhay) — A new wave of the HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infections might spread in the Philippines if the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic continues to impede country’s access to medical services against  AIDS, the Joint United Nations Programme...

Lawmaker seeks ban on minors’ access to alcoholic beverages

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Storeowners found guilty of selling liquor to persons below 18 years of age may find themselves behind bars under a bill criminalizing such an act. Likewise, under House Bill 258 authored by Rep. Angelina Tan (4th District, Quezon), minors are prohibited...