YOGYAKARTA. Now malaria is one of the deadly diseases and has been found in Indonesia. As a preventive measure, Rumah Zakat provided health education to elementary students of Keongan Bantul, Yogyakarta on Saturday (04/29).
“This activity is our effort in doing promotive and preventive health services. That is to prevent malaria from early on. Therefore, we deliberately choose elementary students first” Alfian said, Public Health of Rumah Zakat.
Health counseling is given to students of 1st grade to 6th grade elementary school. Through educational media; leaflets and pictures, Alfian explained about the type of mosquito that causes malaria and how to prevent the disease.
“We learned how to eradicate larvae that can cause the breeding of mosquitoes that cause malaria. By using 3M plus. Thank you for the knoeledge, I will try to practice at home so there is no larvae again, “said Ayun, students of 5th grade of SD Keongan Bantul.
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