Roadshow raises NCD awareness

Azlan Othman

The Ministry of Health (MoH) through the Health Promotion Centre (HPC) in collaboration with The Mall, Gadong is holding a roadshow in conjunction with the Non-Communicable Disease (NCD) Awareness Campaign.

The roadshow, from December 10-13, is one of the activities of the campaign from October to December. The roadshow is aimed at raising public awareness on NCDs such as diabetes, heart disease, stroke, dementia and cancer.

Various activities were held during the roadshow including exhibitions, a study tour to Utama Grand supermarket, a mixed martial arts (MMA) demonstration, colouring and treasure hunt for children, health screening and consultation with health professionals.

A BruHealth app helpdesk is also available at the roadshow.

HPC partners Gleneagles JPMC, Pantai Jerudong Specialist Centre, Fitness Zone Brunei, Studio 96, Renegade Martial Arts Academy and Aman Optimum Fitness Centre are also participating.

Crowds at the non-communicable disease awareness campaign at The Mall, Gadong. PHOTO: AZLAN OTHMAN