Like or not, rainy season has been commencing and hit our daily acitivities. In addition to reduce our immune to certain diseases, rainy season may bring some water-borne diseases, such as Typhoid, diarrhea, stomach worminfection, and cholera.
As one of mitigation strategy, on Thursday, 22 January, 2015, AMSA UMI held an event called “Care & Disease Prevention AMSA-UMI Socialization or abbreviated with CADAS II. This event was held at Kampung Savanah and attended internally by committee and member of AMSA-UMI and also by communities in Kampung Savanah.
Main goal of this event was to conduct socialization on diseases that commonly spread during rainy season. The activities also included conducting medical check up; giving anti-worm medicines to kids in Kampung Savanah, and completed with puzzles and prizes.
In addition to generate awareness among communities about the importance of health care and prevention during rainy season, provide fun for kids and also give opportunities and great experience for AMSA-UMI in engaging directly with communities.