MisOcc gov wants to further reduce the malnutrition rate

August 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on MisOcc gov wants to further reduce the malnutrition rate 

OROQUIETA CITY, Misamis Occidental, Aug. 10 -– Governor Herminia Ramiro, who chairs the Provincial Nutrition Council, wanted that the malnutrition rate of this province to be further reduced.

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ARMM addressing iodine deficiency among its people

July 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on ARMM addressing iodine deficiency among its people 

COTABATO CITY, July 15 — As the country celebrates the 2015 Nutrition Month this July, the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) is strengthening its campaign to address problems brought about by iodine deficiency disorders (IDD) among its population, officials said Wednesday.

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Nutrition Month 2015 focuses on weight loss program

July 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Nutrition Month 2015 focuses on weight loss program 

LAOAG CITY, June 30 — Carrying the similar campaign of eating the right food and proper diet through the years, the Nutrition Month celebration this year will focus on the different weight loss programs.

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2013 NNC survey says 3 of 10 Filipinos obese

March 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on 2013 NNC survey says 3 of 10 Filipinos obese 

BAGUIO CITY, March 17 — Based on the 8th National Nutrition Council Survey conducted in 2013, three out of 10 Filipinos are obese or overweight, and the prevalence of overweight children and teenagers is increasing.

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BEST launched in Bataan

March 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on BEST launched in Bataan 

BALANGA CITY, Bataan, March 16 –The Provincial Health Office (PHO) on Monday launched Be fit, Eat balanced diet, Stop smoking, and Tame alcohol (BEST) in Bataan — the 100 days weight loss challenge.

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