Healthy Food. “Moderate Food is the Key to Health”

On Friday, May 15, 2020, at 13:30, members of the “Social Psychological Assistance to Syrian Refugees” project of the Aleppo Compatriotic Charitable NGO, convened their annual online meeting through Zoom program. Nineteen members joined the meeting.

Dzovig Makarian-Baitarian, Co-Founding Vice-President of Aleppo-NGO, greeted those present and presented the guest speaker nutritionist Shaghig Minasian.

Nutritionist Shaghik Minasian was born in Aleppo, graduated from the University of Aleppo with a degree in Biology, as well as graduated from the University of Lebanon with a degree in Nutrition. She currently serves as a university lecturer and conducts individual consulting work on nutrition issues.

Ms. Minasian explained the importance of the amount and type of food needed for the body during the day, the balanced consumption of meat and vegetables that provide the body with vitamins, the need to drink enough water. She urged to be active and lively.

The participants listened with great interest to the given advice, brought their participation with questions and received complete answers.

As a reminder, the free socio-psychological assistance meetings at Aleppo-NGO provide support to Syrians who went through the war and find themselves experiencing psychological side effects, helping them to recover and become actively involved in the civil life of Armenia.

During these meetings, lecturers of different professions are invited to share their knowledge and experience with the participants.

The meetings take place every Friday at 13:00, at Aleppo-NGO’s office. The address is 11 Northern Avenue, -1 floor (entrance from Abovyan street).

The meetings are free for participation. Due to the Coronavirus, under the emergency situation, the meetings are being organized online.

Dr. Mayda Chavoushian