Doctors Desk: Immunity and COVID-19

Presented by Specialist Physician Dr Hassina Kajee

The Nutrition Network is an education and learning platform, designed to present the most up-to-date and evidenced-based science and research available, in the field of low-carbohydrate, healthy high fat nutrition (LCHF). Founded by The Noakes Foundation, and in partnership with their extensive national and international network of doctors, scientists and researchers, the platform is aimed at medical and allied health care professionals across the globe, to inform and support their knowledge of the LCHF diet and its implementation into clinical practice.


Doctors Desk is a series of mini-courses, delivered in bite-sized video lectures, covering an array of different topics, as presented by members of the Nutrition Network Medical team.

Immunity & COVID-19 is presented by Nutrition Network Medical Director and Specialist Physician, Dr Hassina Kajee. In this mini-course, Dr Kajee discusses the very relevant topic of COVID-19 and how this virus interacts with diabetes and obesity.

You will learn:

  • How the immune system works
  • The immune system in Type 2 Diabetes
  • How COVID-19 causes infection, and
  • Why diabetics are an 'at-risk' group

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Nutrition Network
Nutrition Network

The Nutrition Network is an education and learning platform, designed to present the most up-to-date and evidenced-based science and research available, in the field of low-carbohydrate, healthy high fat nutrition (LCHF). Founded by The Noakes Foundation, and in partnership with their extensive national and international network of doctors, scientists and researchers, the platform is aimed at medical and allied health care professionals across the globe, to inform and support their knowledge of the LCHF diet and its implementation into clinical practice.


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The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
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