Posts tagged “#MyDIETist”

Importance of Diet to help Epilepsy Patients lead a healthy living

How Does Diet Help Epilepsy Patients?

1 out of every 100-200 people in India suffer from epilepsy. It is a neurological disorder characterized by recurrent and unpredictable seizures (commonly known as fit). Though epilepsy need not be feared more than diabetes or hypertension, yet there is a social stigma which makes healthy living and normal life i.e.- going to school, marrying and finding employment difficult for these people. A person to be diagnosed with epilepsy should have at least two seizures that were not caused by some [...]

1 Healthy Living Tips For People Who Do Night Shifts

11 Healthy Living Tips For People Who Do Night Shifts

Today, there are plenty of professionals out there who work during the night shift, whether it is doctors, nurses, police officers, call centre executives or even fire fighters. Their job expects them to be present at any time of the day or night. It’s true that your body and mind need to put in more effort to practice healthy living and perform during the night hours since they are accustomed to getting rest during those hours. That’s why those [...]

Broccoli Zucchini Salad Recipe for a Low Calorie Diet

Broccoli Zucchini Salad Recipe

A low calorie diet is generally planned by nutritionist to maintain the glycemic control and have a substantial weight loss. A low calorie diet is generally a 800- 1200 kcal diet. Thus its very necessary to take a count on every calorie that is being taken. Its a major challenge to make a low calorie diet balanced diet but it can become easy by including multiple low calorie foods with high nutrient value. Broccoli Zucchini Salad is one such example .It [...]

Dudhi Juice : Detox Recipe for a Low Calorie Diet

Dudhi Juice : Detox Recipe for a Low Calorie Diet

Detoxification plays an important role when following a low calorie diet. It is a process where the body gets rid of harmful toxins that has entered the body through wrong diet, pollution, unhealthy eating practices. There are many foods that easily fit in low calorie diets due to their detoxification properties. Presence of antioxidants makes them important. Cucumbers, green tea, dudhi, some spices and herbs are few examples. Dudhi is a very common food that comes in mind while thinking of [...]

Tips For Kids

Juvenile Diabetes – Tips For Kids To Help Manage It

Type 1 diabetes or T1D (also known as juvenile diabetes and insulin dependent diabetes) is a chronic illness characterized by the body’s inability to produce insulin. Insulin is a hormone produced by the beta-cells of the pancreas. The main role of insulin is to allow the uptake of glucose by various cells of the body. Glucose — a sugar — is a main source of energy for the cells that make up muscles and other tissues. In absence of insulin [...]

6 Secrets about How to Lose Weight before New Year

6 Secrets To Get In Shape Before New Year

Most of us are familiar with making New Year resolutions about getting into shape, only to lose them somewhere down the line. Actually, more than a just weak resolution, there are a host of other factors that keep us from getting into shape, such as: Busy lifestyle, especially in metro cities Socializing Festivals Work pressure Lack of physical activity or exercise Improper eating habits and low awareness of dietary solutions Crash diets Some starve themselves to shed those excess pounds in a jiffy, only to put them back [...]

Jain Diet Recipes especially during Paryushan

Recipes for Festival of Paryushan

Paryushan is a festival celebrated by Jains during the month of August or September for eight days. During this festival, Jains shift to a strict Jain Diet. In this strict Jain Diet they aren’t allowed to eat roots and tubers, green vegetables, fruits and dry fruits. So what to cook is a question that goes on in the mind of every home maker. Here we have come up with a few recipes that can be easily included in the Jain [...]

Veg Momos

White Food has other nutritional benefits like Beta-glucans and Lignans that provide powerful Immune Boosting activity. It helps to reduce the risk of Colon, Breast and Prostate Cancers, and Balance Hormone levels, reducing the risk of Hormone-related Cancers. Momos is type of steamed bun filled with some form of filling. It is the traditional delicacy of Tibetan regions like Nepal and Bhutan, but is also commonly cooked in Sikkim and Darjeeling areas of Indian. As it is steamed and the filling in [...]

Stuffed Yellow Capsicum

Yellow fruits and vegetables are teeming with carotenoids and bioflavonoids These bountiful nutrients will help your heart, vision, digestion and immune system. Maintenance of healthy skin, wound healing, and stronger bones and teeth.   Green is the only color that comes to our mind when we think about Vegetarian Diet and Red is the colour that comes to our mind when we think about Non vegetarian Diet. But both Non vegetarian and Vegetarian Diet can be made colour ful by using varieties of [...]

11 Tips to follow in Diet for Fitness yet enjoy your Holidays

11 Ways To Stay Fit, Yet Treat Your Taste Buds During Your Holiday

Most of us wait with bated breath for the much-awaited holiday season. Like a tightly wound-up coiled spring, waiting to be released. Because it is marked with fun, travel, food, entertainment and time with family – there are loads of obstacles in following your diet for fitness. So while you gear up for the reveling, make sure you don’t make it your agenda to feast on anything and everything that you find sinful. Moderation is the keyword here. Go easy on [...]