Free admission for C3A portal users! Please call 6280 6690 and quote 'C3A PORTAL' to register.
REGISTRATION: 12:30 - 1:00pm
DEMENTIA TALK (1:00PM - 1:50PM)
Dr. Seng Kok Han
Dementia is a syndrome characterized by progressive decline in mental ability severe enough to interfere with daily life. Early diagnosis and intervention can prolong the time during which patients can enjoy productive and fulfilling lives. This talk will cover the prevalence of dementia, risk factors, signs and symptoms, investigations, treatment approaches and prevention tips.
DISPELLING THE MYTHS OF DIABETES (1:50PM - 2.40PM)
Dr. Ng Jen Min, Ben
In the last 2 years, there has been increasing interest and focus on diabetes mellitus, commonly regarded as a condition associated with high blood sugar. But what exactly is diabetes? Is it a simple problem where we can just avoid sugar and everything will be okay? In this session, we evaluate and discuss the underlying problem in diabetes and common misconceptions associated with this condition.
TEA BREAK: 2:40 - 3:10pm
FUNCTIONAL FATS (3.10PM - 4:00PM)
Ms. Shweta Singh
Medium Chain Triglycerides (MCTs) is a unique health food providing a wide range of health benefits. Learn about how recent studies have shown that MCT helps in weight management by boosting metabolism while controlling appetite, improving cognitive function in Alzheimer’s patients, controlling metabolic syndrome and managing insulin sensitivity in diabetics.
COOKING DEMO (4:00PM - 4:50PM)
Ms. Anna Phua
Anna Phua, a nutrition expert and food & beverage consultant, is the principal of Anna’s Cooking Arts. She has more than 40 years of culinary experience under her belt. She actively appears on Mediacorp TV programs, various newspapers, and magazines. She also participates in large-scale cooking workshops.
LUCKY DRAW: 4:50 - 5:00pm