By: R.N. Poblacion
Nov 10, 2008 –Rosales, Pangasinan
A kindhearted balikbayan in the person of Mr. Lawag Fonacier, of Burgos Street, Rosales , Pangasinan a retired US Navy who is a true blooded Rosalenian came to the Rural Health Center and meet Hon. Mayor Ricardo V. Revita , Honorable Vice Mayor Romeo L. Sim and Rural Health Officer Dr. Elizabeth Alimorong to donate a set of Accu-check advantage glucometer, test strips and lancets. According to Mr. Fonacier, who is a diabetic himself early detection of high blood sugar means more time to manage it. He reiterated a saying that “an ounce of prevention is better than pound of cure.” Mr. Fonacier is very much concerned of the high cases of the disease here in Rosales urging him to donate a One Touch Blood Glucose Monitoring System to Rosales Rural health Center.
After the turn over, the good mayor and vice mayor ushered him to the STAC Center for him to observe the operations and therapeutic activity of the center.