PREVENTIVE HEALTH CARE SERVICES NEW INSTRUCTION -TURKEY
NEW INSTRUCTION OF PROVIDING SUGAR AND SALT IN TURKISH RESTAURANTS
Turkish Ministry of Health issued a general instruction to all institutions. This instruction includes sugar and salt intake.
Sugar and salt intake are prevented to provide generally on restaurants or coffee shops’ tables. Tea will be served with only a piece of sugar and salt as well, will be prevented to be put on tables, but it will be in other places and it will be compulsory packed in paper with weight not exceed than 0.5 grams.
The objective of this instruction is to increase awareness in society and warn them of the diseases are caused by; said Dr. Yusuf Kaya; the general manager of Health on Zonguldag state, According to Ihlas press Agency.
All general moderate of health will provide preventive healthcare services in all the Turkish provinces for free; Kaya said.