MAWAB, Davao De Oro – The Camp General Manuel T Yan Sr. Station Hospital (CGMTYSSH) and the Gender and Development Office of the 10th Infantry Division conducted a healthcare fair for women at CGMTYSSH in Mawab, Davao De Oro on March 15, 2023.
During the activity, military doctors and nurses assisted the Medical Doctors from the Davao Regional Medical Center (DRMC) led by Dr. Bryan O. Dalid in conducting Breast Ultrasound, Cervical Screening, Medical Consultations, Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination, and Breast and Cervical Cancer Awareness. Likewise, 87 women composed of officers, enlisted personnel, civilian human resource, and military dependents from 10ID benefited from the said activity.
In his message, 10ID Assistant Division Commander BGen Allan D Hambala said that the activity was a powerful reminder of the importance of advocating for women’s health and well-being.
“As we celebrate National Women’s Month, we recognize the critical role that women play in our society – as mothers, daughters, sisters, caregivers, and among others,” BGen Hambala added.
The activity entitled “Serbisyong Pangkalusugan para Kay Juana” aimed to meet the health needs of women regardless of what they want to know about their health.