University of the Philippines Population Institute - updates

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Know more about HIV with your mobile phone

Apr 04, 2014 - 4:53 PM

The health department says there are a total of 934 HIV cases in the country as of 2014 February registers an average of 15 16 new cases a day

TEXTING CAPITAL. Groups bring HIV information to Filipinos through mobile phones. File photo by Francis R. Malasig/EPA

Huge drop in drug use among Filipino youth – survey

Feb 07, 2014 - 1:09 PM

Over an 11 year period there was slight decline in smoking and drinking among young people but a significant drop in drug use a nationwide survey shows

Young, tech-savvy Filipinos more sexually active than you think

Feb 06, 2014 - 8:52 PM

Filipino youth and young adults are exploring new forms of sexual behaviors and activities a recent study on fertility and sexuality shows

A hard look at abortion in the PH

Jul 02, 2013 - 8:31 PM

Research shows that 90 of the women who have abortions are Catholic and that 70 have some high school education