Nutrition Publications

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Nutrition Publications


Patient Leaflets on Diabetes & Obesity

These print materials are suitable for handing out to patients after a counselling session. The 4 series available are:

1. Do you have diabetes?
2. Understanding diabetes?
3. Balanced eating for good health
4. Understanding obesity

The leaflets are free of charge and available in English, Afrikaans, Zulu, Xhosa, Tswana, Pedi, Tswana, Sesotho.

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Patient Leaflets on HIV / AIDS

These print materials are suitable for handing out to patients after a counselling session. The 3 series available are:

  1. Lifestyle guidelines for adults and adolescents living with HIV/AIDS
  2. Understanding Lipodystrophy
  3. Oral Health

The leaflets are free of charge and available in English, Afrikaans, Zulu.

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Materials for Health Workers & Counsellors

These are booklets and are useful for nurses, community health workers and nutrition counsellors who have had some basic training in nutrition. The information is more detailed than the patient leaflets and assists the health worker in giving nutrition information to patients. The booklets are free of charge and available in English only.

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Materials for Health Professionals

These are detailed booklets for health professionals. They provide the scientific information and some of the literature that was reviewed in the compilation of the patient leaflets. The booklets are free of charge and available in English only.

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Nutrition Education Materials for Health Professionals

The food flash cards and the flip chart are supplementary nutrition education tools that can be used in patient education.

The food flash cards are a box of 75 local food pictures that can be used at your discretion in patient counselling. They are sold at R75.00 per box.

The flip chart is a 12 page unlabelled diagrammatic display on the physiology of diabetes. Each page of the flipchart expands on the process of food digestion and what occurs in people with diabetes.

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Nutrition Training Kit (NTK)

The Nutrition Training Kit is a programme targeted to nurses training institutions. NTK workshops are offered by a consultant dietitian to SASA to nursing tutors/educators.

These manuals shown are sold at cost to nursing students at a cost of R30.00 each. There are 3 series of the manuals available.

  1. Normal Nutrition and chronic diseases of lifestyle
  2. Maternal and Infant Nutrition
  3. Nutrition and HIV/AIDS

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For more information on nutrition, sugar & health or to source our nutrition print materials, please contact us at:


The South African Sugar Association

Nutrition Department - External Affairs

170 Flanders Drive, Mount Edgecombe, 4300

Tel : 031 508 7036

Fax : 031 508 7191

Email : nutrition@sasa.org.za