The number one health problem identified in the community of Goin is the poor sanitation of water sources and unsafe drinking water. Ralph Renon T. Casamayor, who heads the health plan, has taken a step forward in implementing the strategies.
Samples of the water located in “tabays” in the different districts was obtained. The samples were carefully taken and placed in a container to be sent to the Department of Science and Technology in Zamboanga City to be examined for presence or absence of microbial elements that could be detriment to the health of its users.
The specimens were successfully sent for examination. Results of the tests are now being awaited.