03302022 Mga Pagkain para sa Malusog na Ngipin
Ang pinakamahalagang hakbang upang magkaroon ng malusog na ipin at gilagid ay ang araw-araw na pagsisipilyo at pagpapanatili ng good oral hygiene ngunit alam niyo ba na maari ring makatulong ang aspeto ng nutrisyon sa inyong mga ipin? Halina’t alamin ang mga pagkain na maaaring makatulong upang kayo ay magkaroon ng malusog at matibay na ipin!

022022 BNSs may claim medical assistance from NNC
Did you know that the National Nutrition Council (NNC) provides P5,000.00 to Barangay Nutrition Scholars (BNSs) who got confined, hospitalized, or contracted by COVID-19 virus?

BNSs are known to be frontliners when it comes to delivery of nutrition services to the community, most especially to its vulnerable groups – children below five years old, pregnant women, lactating women, elderly, and indigenous people. When COVID-19 pandemic happened, they play a vital role in COVID-19 response specifically monitoring and care to suspected and confirmed COVID-19 patients, and vaccination roll-out.

03242022 eOPT Orientation
Federation of Barangay Nutrition Scholars - MIMAROPA and select District/City Nutrition Program Coordinators in the region took a review on the use of electronic Operation Timbang (e-OPT) tools during the afternoon session of their joint meeting on 22 March 2022.

E-OPT tool is used by nutrition workers in the community to help them record, interpret, and summarize results of the OPT Plus conducted annually to measure the nutritional status of the children 0-59 months old.

032022 Marinduque Onsite VisitProvince of Marinduque – Nutrition Program Coordinator (NPC), OIC Ma. Eileen B. Blanco and Provincial Nutrition Focal Point (PNFP) Nichole Loyola conducted a back-to-back Radyo Kamalindig Monitoring and Tutok Kainan Dietary Supplementation Program Meeting last 8-9 March 2022.

03242022 Newly elected officcers of FBNS MIMAROPA

Quezon City – On the 22nd day of March 2022, six (6) out of seven (7) provincial and city Barangay Nutrition Scholar presidents of MIMAROPA Region convened for the election of officers for years 2022 to 2024 at The Bell Mansion Hotel. 

The activity was presided by NNC MIMAROPA NPC-OIC Ma. Eileen B. Blanco along with BNS Denia Lingon of Boac, Marinduque; BNS Emelia Riambon of Narra, Palawan; BNS Ginalyn Linaza of Pinamalayan, Oriental Mindoro; BNS Mary Jane Rodia of Magdiwang, Romblon; BNS Ramona Fortuna of Magsaysay, Occidental Mindoro; BNS April Marasigan of San Vicente North, Calapan City; and BNS Jivy Sabanes of Santa Monica, Puerto Princesa City.

03252022 San Vicente

San Vicente, Palawan – The Provincial Nutrition Office of Palawan headed by Provincial Nutrition Action Officer (PNAO) Rachel Paladan and the Municipal Nutrition Committee of San Vicente represented by Municipal Nutrition Action Officer (MNAO) Rodrigo Cipriano Jr. have partnered with Coral Bay Nickel Corporation to provide Supplementary Feeding for 45 days to children 6-59 months old in two Sitios in Baranagay Caruray as response to Typhoon Odette.