Herbalife Nutrition Korea signing sponsorship deal with Korean Diabetes Society
SEOUL--(뉴스와이어) 2021년 02월 22일 -- Herbalife Nutrition Korea, a premier global nutrition company, announced on the 22nd that it signed a sponsorship deal with the Korean Diabetes Society (KDS) for the sixth consecutive year and received a plaque of appreciation in recognition for its contribution to the nationwide prevention of diabetes.
As the first-ever company to sign a sponsorship deal in 2016 with the KDS, a nonprofit organization registered under the Ministry of Health and Welfare, Herbalife Nutrition Korea has been supporting various diabetes awareness-raising programs based on its expertise in nutrition valuing a well-balanced diet is key to managing blood sugar levels for diabetes. To promote the importance of healthy eating habits among the diabetes community, Herbalife Nutrition Korea has been participating in various events organized by the KDS including diabetes education programs for the public and blood sugar testing campaigns by donating its products and sharing nutrition knowledge.
Each year, the KDS has expressed its gratitude to Herbalife Nutrition Korea by awarding the company with a plaque of appreciation to recognize the vital role it plays as an official sponsor, thus solidifying their reciprocal relationship. Especially during last year when spending time outdoors was limited, Herbalife Nutrition Korea worked closely with the association to participate in web events such as the Online Diabetes Camp to provide accurate information on the disease and to give away Protein Deluxe Bars, an easily consumable snack that contains seven essential vitamins and calcium including milk protein concentrate, to camp participants.
“To create a healthier lifestyle in today’s world and the future, not only those with diabetes but everyone needs to form and maintain healthy eating habits and lifestyle,” said Seung-wook Chung, General Manager of Herbalife Nutrition Korea. “As a nutrition company with the goal of helping people achieve healthy, active lives, Herbalife Nutrition Korea will continue to strive to share accurate information on diabetes prevention and management in cooperation with the KDS and furthermore seek various ways to contribute to the enhancement of our community’s health and establishment of an active lifestyle and a healthy, nutritionally balanced diet culture,” he added.
Meanwhile, Herbalife Nutrition Korea has been disseminating science-based information and knowledge on nutrition as a premier global nutrition company by engaging in various activities including organizing the “e-Wellness Tour” webinar and sponsoring “the Korean Nutrition Society’s International Conference.”