The victims of A.I.D.S. in the country are getting younger as the years go by, based on a study by the Department of Health. Abner Mercado finds out why the deadly virus continues to spread among Filipinos this Tuesday (May 19) on The Correspondents.
Even before the world knew of the influenza A (H1N1) virus, many Filipinos have already been suffering from A.I.D.S. or Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. The Department of Health said it’s prone to spread more these days with the growing number of Filipino youth testing positive for HIV.
The Correspondents is a news documentary program of abs-cbn. It tackles about issues surrounding the nation.