A police officer seen at a checkpoint in Metro Manila, Philippines, April 15, 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE A police officer seen at a checkpoint in Metro Manila, Philippines, April 15, 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
A police officer seen at a checkpoint in Metro Manila, Philippines, April 15, 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: Philippine HIV patients struggle to get life-saving drugs amid lockdown

  • The group, which already experiences social and economic exclusion, is facing challenges seeking treatment as transport systems are cut
  • While community groups are banding together to deliver antiretroviral drugs to HIV patients, some fear using the service could expose their condition

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A police officer seen at a checkpoint in Metro Manila, Philippines, April 15, 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE A police officer seen at a checkpoint in Metro Manila, Philippines, April 15, 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
A police officer seen at a checkpoint in Metro Manila, Philippines, April 15, 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
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