Georgina Pujol-Busquets Guillén

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The Noakes Foundation seeks funding for three year PhD study on Eat Better South Africa Intervention Program

With the overconsumption of sugar, refined carbohydrates and poor-quality oils increasing the risk for developing chronic diseases such as obesity, metabolic syndrome, diabetes and cardiovascular disease, it is mostly families from poor communities are often forced to eat foods that are rich in these harmful nutrients due to a lack of nutrition education. This is [...]

By | March 5th, 2018|

Celebrating Youth Day – The Importance of Proper Nutrition in Children

Nutrition and The Youth by Georgina Pujol-Busquets Guillén   What’s the Youth’s Day? Youth Day in South Africa commemorates the Soweto Uprising in the country, a series of protests led by black school children that began on the morning of 16 June 1976. Students from numerous Sowetan schools began to protest in the streets in [...]

By | June 16th, 2017|

The Economic Aspects of Healthy Eating

What concerns the majority: the economic aspects of a healthy diet by Georgina Pujol-Busquets Guillén   Eating healthy isn’t always easy, but committing to a healthy diet can be one of the smartest decisions you ever make. Why? Not only can eating well make you look and feel better, it can also save you money [...]

By | June 9th, 2017|

International Day of Action for Women’s Health

28th of May-  International Day of Action for Women’s Health by Georgina Pujol-Busquets Guillén   May 28 in 1987 was declared the International Day for Women’s Health, a special day on which women’s health takes center stage. Since then, May 28 has been internationally renowned and women’s health groups hold activities worldwide. In 1999, it [...]

By | May 29th, 2017|

All About Hypertension

  17th of May is World Hypertension Day   By Georgina Pujol-Busquets Guillén   What is high blood pressure? Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is a chronic medical condition in which the blood pressure is elevated in the arteries. This means the heart has to work too hard to pump the blood through the system. Blood [...]

By | May 17th, 2017|
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