BEKASI. Saturday (05/20) Rumah Zakat together with Cita Sehat partners in the field of health held the World No Tobacco Day which falls on 31 May. The event was conducted in conjunction with the 7th Falesteen (Education Festival Seven Teenager) event.
Falesteen is an annual event held by Rohis SMA Negeri 7 Bekasi. That time the event is World No Tobacco Day commemoration was lively because it did not only involved students, but the residents who are in the vicinity of school buildings participate in the event.
Team of Cita Sehat (Rumah Zakat partners in the field of health) together with the volunteers from Rumah Zakat held a Healthy check action consist of glucose, blood pressure, cholesterol check and free medical examination. Health action which started at 08.30 am served 160 people. Two doctors, 8 nurses and pharmacists, and 13 volunteers assisted in the implementation of the action.
“Besides medical examination, we also convey counseling with the theme of healthy life without smoking and tips to welcome the month of Ramadan with a healthy and excellent body,” said Meriyana, Public Health of Cita Sehat Bekasi.
The students and the residents were very enthusiastic about this activity. In fact, Ucuk, an 80-year-old grandfather, said he was excited to come to the event. “I am very happy to come to this event, alhamdulillah there are people who care to help small communities like me” said grandfather Ucuk.