We campaign and advocate for policies and regulations that empower South Africans to make healthier food and lifestyle choices.

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Learn from ordinary South Africans how you can lead a healthier lifestyle.

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Campaigns

View all of the campaigns we're currently running and learn how you can help.

Mass Media

Learn from ordinary South Africans how you can lead a healthier lifestyle.

Donate

Become a part of the mission to make South Africa healthier.

Our mission is to improve the health of an increasingly obese South Africa.

Healthy Living Alliance (HEALA) is an Alliance of non-governmental organizations with a mission to improve the health of an increasingly obese South Africa. Our goal is to empower all those who live in South Africa to make healthy food and lifestyle choices to prevent non-communicable diseases.

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View all of the campaigns we’re currently running and learn how you can help.

HOW TO EAT HEALTHY

Learn from ordinary South Africans how you can lead a healthier lifestyle.

Media Centre

The evolution to healthy eating

Food is fuel, but this concept is relatively new to me. I wasn’t always conscious of what I ate and I would often wolf down food because …

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#LockdownSA: Looming food emergency due to structural inequalities

  The nutrition challenges facing South Africa are complex and underpinned by historical and current inequalities, while undernutrition coexists with the rising incidence of obesity …

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#Helpafriendout: Community-led project centres nutrition needs

“Growing up, I used to help my grandparents with their small garden where we grew flowers, cabbage and spinach. That’s where I developed an interest in …

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#LockdownSA: Emotions influence eating habits

  With the general stress of coronavirus and with more people living alone, or in tense family situations – overeating, bulimia and other disordered eating …

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#CoronavirusSA: Diabetes inaction will cost lives

Integrating diabetes testing and prevention strategies into the country’s Covid-19 response plans are key to reducing the mortalities the country may face, writes Karyn Maughan. …

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#CoronavirusSA: Diabetes inaction will cost lives

  Integrating diabetes testing and prevention strategies into the country’s Covid-19 response plans are key to reducing the mortalities the country may face, writes Karyn …

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