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Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Chronic Disease Workshop: Diet and Diabetes

Recording coming soon!

The iCON South Asian Chronic Disease in-person and online Workshop: “Diet and Diabetes” held on Wednesday, September 14, 2022. In this session participants learned about:

  • The relationship between diabetes and carbohydrates (roti and rice) in the South Asian diet – hidden sources of sugar and healthy alternatives
  • The effect of alcohol consumption on sugar levels/diabetes management
  • Using nutrition labels to make healthy choices when food prices are rising

Speaker: Harmeet Mundra, Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator
 
Click to download the workshop handout in English/Punjabi Diet and Diabetes

 

Community partners (Viewing hubs):

  • DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society, 13455 – 76 Ave, Surrey, BC
  • Options Community Services, 3520 – 78 Ave, Surrey, BC

 

 

Date

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

TIme

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm PT

Format

Hybrid event (online and in-person)

Admission fee

Free

Language

Punjabi

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