The Nutrition Team of the Punjab Food Authority participated in a seminar hosted by the Sociology Department of Lahore College for Women University. This noteworthy event centered around the theme “Health, Nutrition, and Food Security” and aimed to impart valuable knowledge to students and faculty regarding the significance of health, nutrition, and the adoption of safe food practices.
The seminar featured an impressive display of projects related to Food and Nutrition by the diligent students of the Sociology Department. Moreover, the Head of the Nutrition Section from Punjab Food Authority delivered a comprehensive lecture on subjects encompassing Health, Nutrition, Hygiene, and Food Security, addressing a substantial audience of over 200+ students and Faculty of University.
It is imperative to emphasize that maintaining a wholesome diet and observing stringent hygiene practices are fundamental pillars of overall well-being.
Hygiene and the adherence to a nutritious diet assume pivotal roles in mitigating the burden of disease. The practice of proper hygiene, including regular handwashing and the maintenance of pristine living environments, serves as a potent shield against the transmission of infectious diseases. Simultaneously, a nourishing diet, replete with vital nutrients and devoid of processed and sugary elements, augments the body’s immune system and overall resilience. These practices collectively constitute a formidable defense against illnesses.