ARMM conducts dissemination of national nutrition plan for 2017-2022

Fri Jan 12, 2018  •  0
COTABATO CITY – The Department of Health of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), in partnership with the National Nutrition Council, conducted a regional dissemination of the Philippine..

Hours b4 New Year: DOH-12 records 18 firecracker related injuries

Sun Dec 31, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
COTABATO CITY – Hours before the New Year ushers in, the Department of Health today reported 18 cases of firecracker related injuries in Region 12.   Jenny Ventura, focal person of DOH-12..

ARMM education agency gets award for campaign against smoking

Sat Dec 9, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
COTABATO CITY --- Two agencies in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao got the 2017 Red Orchid Award from the Department of Health for having religiously banned smoking among employees.John..

Philhealth-12 celebrates "Filipino Elderly Week" in Koronadal

Sun Oct 1, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
KORONADAL CITY - More than 400 senior citizens from various areas in Region 12 today attended the opening ceremonies of the annual Elderly Filipino Week at the SMRAA sports complex..

Cooking, poster making contests highlight nutrition month culmination program

Sat Jul 29, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez and Karl Mike Tabingo
KORONADAL CITY -- A cooking team from the Department of Health in Region 12, a representative from Department of Agriculture 12 and Barangay Nutrition Scholars from South Cotabato bested other..

Under Kidapawan rehab program, druggies now live normal, happy lives

Fri Jul 21, 2017  •  0
by: Williamor Magbanua
KIDAPAWAN CITY — A post-drug dependent program of the local government here has tremendously changed the lives of drug personalities who voluntarily yielded last year, admitted drug addiction and..

Maguindanao local execs to fight malnutrition in barrios

Fri Jul 7, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO --- Besides fighting violent religious extremism, mayors will also counter now malnutrition, a problem outcast militants have lately been using as propaganda bait to attract the youth in..

NNC trains stakeholders on nutrition during emergencies

Tue Jul 4, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
GEN. SANTOS CITY – Nutrition stakeholders and disaster officials in Region 12 are now equipped with knowledge and understanding on nutrition during emergencies.   And local government units..

DOH: Drink plenty of water to beat the summer heat, learn first aid for heatstroke

Fri Apr 21, 2017  •  0
by: PNA
MANILA-- As temperatures rise to feverish levels, the Department of Health (DOH) has called on the public to hydrate themselves regularly to guard against heatstroke and dehydration."Dahil mainit ang..

DOH-ARMM's assistant secretary to represent PH in U.S.-sponsored professional exchange program

Thu Mar 16, 2017  •  0
by: BPI
COTABATO CITY – A Health department official of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) will represent the country in a global health initiative sponsored by the U.S. State..