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Healthy Mummy, Healthy Family Symposium 2017
Synopsis

The Singapore Heart Foundation’s Go Red for Women (GRFW) campaign is part of an international movement led by the American Heart Association & the World Heart Federation, which aims to empower women with the knowledge and tools so as to reduce their risks of cardiovascular disease.
 

This Mother’s Day, join us at the Healthy Mummy, Healthy Family Symposium on Saturday, 6th May 2017 for an enriching symposium, conducted by experts. A cardiologist will speak about women and heart disease, while a dietitian will share some nutrition tips for the family.  Among other interactive activities, the half-day event will also include a lucky draw and a buffet lunch.
 

A special highlight is the Hearty Bento Workshop, conducted by Singapore’s top bento artist, Ms Shirley Wong aka Little Miss Bento! The workshop (limited to 60 seats only) will provide each participant with a basic introduction to create creative lunch boxes that are healthy and delicious.
 

In addition, health-related products and equipment will be featured at the exhibition booths. All participants will receive an exclusive door gift worth $50 (limited to one per person only)!

Start Sales Date

Internet:
24 Feb 2017, 9am
 
Other Channels:
24 Feb 2017, 10am

Language

English

Duration

Approximately 2 hours (Symposium only)
Approximately 4 hours 30 minutes (Symposium + Bento Making Workshop)
(with 15 minutes interval)

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Rating / Age Limit

  • No admission for infants in arms and children below 9 years old
  • Children 9 years old and above must purchase a ticket for entry
  • Admission is subject to tickets produced at the entrance

Photography / Video Recording Rules

  • Photography without flash, Video recording and Audio recording is permitted for this event

SYMPOSIUM ONLY: 10:30AM – 12:30PM

 

Topic: Women and Heart Disease: Are You at Risk?

 

Heart disease and stroke combined, is the leading cause of death and disability in women, hence it is important to be aware of the risk factors. This talk covers early detection of heart disease and recognising its risk factors, alongside with tips on how to live a heart-healthy lifestyle.

 

Speaker:  Dr Goh Ping Ping, Cardiologist

               Official Spokesperson for Go Red for Women

               and Medical Director of the Singapore Heart Foundation’s Board of Directors

 

         

Topic: Nutrition for the Heart and Benefits for the Family

 

What we eat can contribute significantly to our risk of developing chronic diseases, but a healthy and balanced diet can help us to lead a longer and healthier life. Let us start cultivating good eating habits in our young and adopt heart-healthy behaviours to protect our families.

 

Speaker:  Ms Valerie Teong, Dietician

               Women’s Heart Health Clinic

               National University Heart Centre, Singapore (NUHCS)

SYMPOSIUM + BENTO MAKING WORKSHOP: 10:30AM – 3:00PM

 

Special Highlight: Hearty Bento Workshop

 

Looking for creative ways to prepare a healthy meal for your family? Learn how you can create a healthy, wholesome and kawaii bento using simple yet nutritious ingredients, taught by the award-winning bento artist, Little Miss Bento!

 

Facilitator:  Ms Shirley Wong aka Little Miss Bento

                  Top bento artist and blogger in Singapore

 

For more information, please visit www.myheart.org.sg

BUY TICKETS
Event Date
Sat, 6 May 2017


10:30am - 12:30pm (Symposium only)
10:30am - 15:00pm (Symposium + Bento Making Workshop)

*Ticketing sales end on Sun, 23 April.

Venue

Marina Mandarin Singapore,
Taurus Ballroom at Level 1

Ticket Pricing
(Excludes Booking Fee)

Standard (This is a Free Seating event)
Cat 1 - Symposium and Bento Making Workshop: S$68

Cat 2 - Symposium only: S$18