The City Government of Naga, Cebu joins the National Nutrition Council, through the Regional Bantay Asin Task Force (RBAF) 7, in this year’s Goiter Awareness Week (GAW) Celebration.
City Government Officials and Staff launched the GAW Celebration this morning, after the Flag Ceremony, January 27, 2020. It started with a Question and Answer activity facilitated by the City Health Office which focused on GAW-related topics.
GAW is conducted every fourth week of January, pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 1188 signed on December 2006, to disseminate the ill effects, prevention, and signs and symptoms of goiter and other iodine deficiency disorders.
This year, RBAF 7 came up with the regional theme: “Saktong Iodine sa Asin Gamiton, Para sa Maayong Kaugmaon.”