ACDI-CDO Branch conducts Health Literacy Program

As part of the Health and Wellness Program of ACDI MPC’s Coop Assurance Division, ACDI-CDO Branch conducted a Health Literacy Program on March 3, 2020 at ACDI-VISMIN Office, Bulua, Cagayan De Oro. The program, which consisted of lecture, free Blood Pressure check-up and Sugar testing, was aimed at raising health awareness among ACDI members.

During the program, Dr. Triatan Jediah Labitad, a Health and Development Lecturer from Department of Health, gave a lecture about health problems that commonly affect Filipinos particularly about Blood Pressure, Blood Sugar, Tuberculosis and Pulse Rate. A total of 21 members composed of pensioners and beneficiaries were able to benefit from the program.

With the continuous conduct of Health Literacy Programs, ACDI aims to fulfil its advocacy of educating the members with proper information about health to promote healthy lifestyle and prevent health problems.