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Migrant workers at a high risk of HIV infections: legislator

A total of 5,537 overseas Filipino workers have tested positive for HIV or had full-blown AIDS since 1984, according to the Department of Health’s National HIV/AIDS Registry, prompting calls for the government to step up awareness and prevention campaigns. Aniceto Bertiz, a member of the House of Representatives, added that 140 OFWs had become infected in January and […]