Ministry accentuates importance of education on healthy lifestyle

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Coordinating Ministry for Human Development and Culture underlined the importance of strengthening education on healthy lifestyle to prevent various diseases.

“The ministry urges all ministries and institutions as well as regional governments to strengthen education and dissemination on the importance of healthy lifestyle,” Health Service Improvement Assistant Deputy at the ministry Nia Reviani noted when contacted here, Sunday.

She explained that cross-sectoral synergy, in knowledge, service, and education, will be the main foundation to achieve better results in preventing diseases.

Education and dissemination of information are necessary to improve the public’s awareness and understanding of the importance of healthy lifestyle and the importance of routine health examination, she stated.

“Routine health examination is very important as a form of early detection of a disease,” she remarked.

Leading a healthy lifestyle encompasses various factors, such as engaging in routine exercise; consuming healthy foods, with focus on

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