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Dozens of pregnant women avail of Tutok Buntis drive with Covid-19 vaccination

ALABEL, Sarangani (October 27, 2021) – Dr. Amalia Braña (left), obstetrician-gynecologist from General Santos City, counsels Annaliza Lanchita, and husband Arbert Lanchita on the importance of getting vaccinated against Covid-19 especially during pregnancy and lifestyle for safe and healthy delivery. The consultation was done during the Covid-19 vaccination through Tutok Buntis drive on October 21 at the Capitol gym. Braña also highlighted the importance of giving birth in a health facility despite the threat of Covid-19. After the consultation and Covid-19 inoculation, a “buntis kit” was given to each of the 27 pregnant women from Alabel containing facemasks, alcohol, Ferrous sulfate, Vitamin C, Calcium, and long-lasting insecticide nets. The activity was initiated by the provincial government of Sarangani in partnership with Mahintana Foundation. (Tres Besana – Jori Mae Samillano/SARANGANI PROVINCIAL INFORMATION OFFICE)

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