Busting Diabetes Myths in South Asian Populations with Fareeha Jay

Asian Resource Centre of Croydon

An incredible opportunity to ask your diabetes questions to food guru, Fareeha Jay, and bust some diabetes myths!

Friday 9th September 2022


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Fareeha Jay is an anthropologist turned Dietitian based in Plymouth.

She has been working as a Diabetes Specialist in the NHS for the last 5 years. Delivering educational sessions to people newly diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes.

Fareeha has a specialist interest in South Asian diets and provides specialist advice to South Asians across the globe. She is extremely passionate about providing the best available nutrition advice to the people with South Asian background which is what led her to develop the South Asian Eatwell Guide.

She has expertise in healthy eating and sustainable diets for ethnic minority groups. She is also a dietitian with a high social media profile and uses evidence-based nutrition to support communication messages to the public, again focusing on ethnic minority groups, regularly

 featuring in print, broadcast, and social media.

She has the experience of conducting talks and workshops to community groups organisations and schools on varied topics. Some of her recent work entailed talks on sustainable eating, immune optimisation, and healthy eating on a budget.

Instagram: @dietitian_fareehajay

Sessions Run

Friday afternoon, Friday evening

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Organisation Asian Resource Centre of Croydon
Contact name Lizzie Grashion Hewitt
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