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Intensified efforts vs. malnutrition

Every year, in Central Visayas, the National Nutrition Council Region VII intensifies efforts against malnutrition. The fruits of its labor are shown in the results of the 2016 Operation Timbang (OPT) Plus: a decrease of 0.31 percent in the prevalence of underweight from 4.91 in 2015 to 4.6 percent in 2016 for 0 to 71… Continue reading Intensified efforts vs. malnutrition

Cebu · Events · First 1000 Days

Dagan Para sa Gatas ni Nanay

It’s heartwarming to know about initiatives to promote breastfeeding, which is one of the strong advocacies of the National Nutrition Council VII. One such initiative is the Dagan Para sa Gatas ni Nanay that will be held on March 19 at the Pueblo Verde, Lapu-Lapu City. It will start at 4 p.m. inside the Mactan Export… Continue reading Dagan Para sa Gatas ni Nanay

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Cebu Provincial Nutrition Council distributes Height Boards

Cebu Province – “Daghan kaayong salamat! Naa na gyud mi’y height board. Di nako manghuwam sa pikas barangay” (Thank you very much! We already have height board. I will no longer borrow from the other barangay) said BNS Nanay Veneranda of Asturias, Cebu after receiving a height board for her barangay. The Cebu Provincial Nutrition… Continue reading Cebu Provincial Nutrition Council distributes Height Boards