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PopCom to couples in Bicol: Observe family planning amid COVID-19

By: - Correspondent / @mbjaucianINQ
/ 05:48 PM March 31, 2020

LEGAZPI CITY –– The Commission on Population and Development (PopCom) in Bicol has advised couples to observe safe sex practices, especially during the Luzon-wide Enhanced Community Quarantine.

“In order not to have an unintended pregnancy, the couples must practice family planning and be responsible,” said Lourdes Nacionales, director of PopCom in Bicol.

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She said parents should also educate their children about the coronavirus disease.

Josephine Chua, planning officer of PopCom, said that as of 2015, the Bicol region has a total population of 5,796,989.

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