In support of the whole nation’s celebration for 2014 Nutrition Month (July 1 - 31, 2014),nm2014 SAMCH will be conducting various activities in the month of July with the emphasis on this year’s theme, “Kalamidad Paghandaan: Gutom at Malnutrisyon Agapan!” The specific objectives of this celebration are the following: (1) To identify the importance of nutrition in emergencies; (2) To determine the food-based and non-food based nutrition interventions in emergencies; and (3) To know the protocol for micronutrient supplementation during emergencies.

Source from QMS: Jonah Lydia B. Guillena, RN, MN