The theme of the Philippines’ nutrition month for 2014 is “Kalamidad Paghandaan: Gutom at Malnutrition Agapan!” When translated into English, this means: “Prepare for Disasters: Prevent Hunger and Malnutrition.” The them... More » Geography Asia Southeast Asia

The Nutrition Month in the Philippines is in June every year. This is pursuant to the Nutrition Act of the Philippines that was signed on June 25, 1974.The National Nutrition Council (NNC) leads the launching of the cele... More » World View Social Sciences Cultures & Traditions

March has been designated as National Nutrition Month. National Nutrition Month is an annual campaign sponsored by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics that focuses on making informed food choices, developing healthy e... More » Health Nutrition & Diets
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