Al Esayi Electronics spreads awareness on the importance of healthy cooking methods during Ramadan
“Dr.Madani: The trend for Healthy Lifestyle is increasing among Saudis”
Jeddah,Saudi Arabia, 9 July,2012: Al-Esayi Electronics is set to launch an anti-obesity campaign in cooperation with International Medical Center on the 10th of July. The participation is an integral part of the awareness program initiated by AlEsayi aimed at tackling the health challenges of the Saudi community.
Dr. Khalid Al Madni, consultant nutritionist at advance clinic in Jeddah and Deputy Head of the Saudi Society of Food and Nutrition at MOH, joined forces with AlEsayi to spread awareness about diabetes and Obesity that has been spreading like epidemic in the ArabWorld.
A round table was organized by Tefal, AlEsayi where Dr. Khalid Madani gave an interactive lecture on Obesity and Diabetes along with various risk factors involved with Obesity. Mr. Madani also provided press about practical insights into the various issues associated with obesity and Diabetes like its causes, its impact on people and society, and an analysis of the ways of managing, preventing and treating this phenomenon. The key aim of this roundtable was to build awareness about healthy eating habits during Ramadan.
Dr. Khalid Madani during the roundtable was noted saying “The aim of anti-obesity education is to motivate the mass to want to live a long, healthy life with as many options available to them as possible, unhindered by the medical and physical constraints that come with being obese. Building on the recent statistics, Saudi Arabia has the highest number of diabetic population and obesity also forms a relevant percentage and the major cure for this starts from your plate which should have healthy servings, this is the lifestyle changes that we talk about.”
Considering the widespread issue of Obesity Alesayi Household Appliances, the sole distributor of Tefal products in Saudi Arabia, introduced a unique alternative technique that facilitates preparation of food through a healthy method by using the latest French technology providing an exceptional choice to eat energetic food while, keeping the vitamins, proteins and other nutrients in the food intact yet reducing the amount of oil and fats required
Mr. Mohammed Kanawati, the marketing manager of Tefal who was present at the roundtable enlightened press with the health benefits related to Acti- fry, the cooking apparatus by Tefal that reduces the oil and fat used for cooking, he was further said “During Ramadan, the consumption of oil and fat is elevated which could be regulated by use of healthier cooking methods such as Actifry without compromising on not to eat it completely.”
In addition to this, AlEsayi had recently also participated in the first obesity conference titled “The Obesity is a disease, and let’s fight it together” Organized by Ministry of Health (MOH) and apart from this it has been actively generating events, lectures and activities to spread awareness regarding healthy lifestyle among the Saudi community.