The National Nutrition Council Region 02 Office recently released the signposts for the Revised Nutritional Guidelines for Filipinos; the same being approved by the NNC Governing Board last October 2012.
The activity was witnessed by member of the NNC Office led by Nutrition Program Coordinator Rhodora Maestre, and the members of the Balay ni IFAN media. Included among those present were Domingo Fuggaban (DZYT), Cadel Trilles (DZCV), Oliver Baccay (Philippine Information Agency), Teresa Campos and Digna Pagulayan (DWPE), and Dina Villacampa with Servilon Nicolas (RBC).
The event took place last March 4, 2013 at around 10 in the morning; where the NNC Region 02 staff and the media erected the said signposts into their respective positions. These are currently displayed in the Population on Commission Region 02 Office Compound.
The Revised Nutritional Guidelines for Filipinos are recommendations presented in simple statements in order to give advice on the consumption of foods for which there are public health concerns. Its goal is to improve the nutritional status, productivity, and quality of life through the adoption of desirable dietary practices and healthy lifestyle.