The wealth of a nation is the health of its people. Health programs that underscore the immense value of a healthy citizenry
in national development efforts are cornerstones of many civilized governments in the world today. Medical science has
virtually controlled any known diseases afflicting man and yet, these medical benefits have barely made adent on the lives of
the world's poor. The high cost of medical services has placed these services far beyond the reach of the poor.
|Source Institution||Department of Health|
|Place of Publication||Manila|
|Original Publication Date||January 1, 1978|
|Tags||DOH Annual Report, Rural Health Practice Program|