If you have been reading my blog. I started eating healthy 5 years ago. I have been exercising a lot, watching my weight and cut on caffeine, msg and fats just because of my acid reflux. If I have the budget, I will consider eating only organic food. Im just glad that poke poke and salad bowl stalls are now in the market.
With that said, Maxicare recently held its first ever outdoor festival - Maxicare Veggie Fest 2019.
As obesity and unhealthy lifestyles continue to grow into a global problem, Maxicare
Healthcare Corporation, the country’s leading healthcare provider, arranged its first-ever
outdoor festival – Maxicare Veggie Fest 2019, a project in support of the company’s
Chairman of the Board Mr. Roberto “Bobby” Macasaet Jr’s personal advocacy for
“One of the easiest ways to start your journey to living a healthy life is by eating a plant-based diet, which is why we are very proud to be holding the Maxicare VeggieFest. Today, we invite everyone to live their best by boosting not only their physical health, but also their mental. It’s like eating your favorites, but without the guilt,” said Macasaet whose main objective is to improve health and wellness, focusing on plant-based nutrition.
In its mission to improve others’ quality of life, Maxicare encourages members and
non-members alike to incorporate a variety of fruits and vegetables, whole grains and
starches, good fats, and lean proteins into their diet so they can live longer and feel
stronger by inspiring others to fight disease and eat healthy.
Held at the Legaspi Active Park in Makati City, the veggie fest was packed with
plant-based advocates that offered handpicked products for health-conscious
consumers. The activities included a film showing on plant-based lifestyle and a talk on
“Holistic Healing for Wholesome Living” presented by Yoga instructor Donna Francisco,
“Guilt Free and Gluten Free Dessert” by Jertie Abergas of Jerties Kitchen, “Skin Food –
Understanding the Right Food for Beautiful Skin by Dr. Kathy Amurao-Herrera, “Aging
Gracefully” by May Manahan-Lagdameo and Dr. Willie Lagdameo of Health & Wellness
Coaches Philippines, Inc., “Lifestyle Medicine” by Dr. Johann Manez, and a “Local
Native Plant-Based Eating with Mesa ni Misis” by Juana Manahan- Yupangco.
It’s time to get rid of old habits and start concentrating on moving towards excellent
health. Don’t forget to place your inquiries, comments, feedback on social media. For
more information visit www.maxicare.com.ph or their Facebook page