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Website to Address Reproductive Health Issues, Raise Awareness

, 4/12/2005

Vietnam news Agency - Hanoi, Vietnam, April 12, 2005 When fifteen-year-old Linh (not her real name) told her boyfriend that she was nearly one-month pregnant, he was speechless. "He kept silent whenever we met although I knew he felt uneasy for not being able to help me," Linh recalls.

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Sienes: HB 3773 and Ligtas Buntis

, 4/12/2005

Sun Star - Manila, The Phillipines, April 12, 2005 This article takes a look at the controversial Ligtas Buntis Act (Safe Pregnancy Act) in The Philippines and the debates surrounding it.

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Standing Up for the Filipino Male

, 4/11/2005

Inquirer News Service - Manila, the Phillipines, April 11, 2005 This article talks about new research that looks at the Filipino male as a social and sexual being and aims to emphasize the positive characteristics of Filipino men with regard to sexual health.

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A Population Policy at Last?

, 4/5/2005

Malaya.com - Manila, The Phillipines, April 5, 2005 This article explores the debate around the Ligtas Buntis Act (Safe Pregnancy Act) being debated in The Philippines.

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India Plans Law to Stop Discrimination Against AIDS

, 4/4/2005

Reuters - New Delhi, India, April 4, 2005 India, which has the world's second largest HIV/AIDS population, plans to introduce a law to stop discrimination against people infected with the virus.

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