Roadshow sheds light on NCD risks

James Kon

The Ministry of Health (MoH), through the Health Promotion Centre will organise a four-day roadshow in conjunction with the non-communicable diseases (NCDs) awareness campaign at The Mall, Gadong from today.

It aims to raise public awareness on NCDs including diabetes, heart disease, stroke, dementia and cancer as well as its risk factors.

Several activities will be held including health exhibitions, educational healthy grocery tour, mix martial art demonstration, colouring session and ’treasure hunt’ for kids, health and heartbeat check as well as consultation session with health professionals.

A help desk for BruHealth app to help the public especially senior citizens and foreigners in the use of the app is also available.