Health checkup sought for lumad evacuees (Philippine Star)

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Philippines A non-government organizationhas urged the government to provide regular medical and mental checkups to more than 3,000 lumad evacuees staying at a sports complex in this city and a gym in Marihatag town in this province. Julie Caguiat, chief of the Community Medicine Development Foundation Inc., said on Friday that…