diet and nutrition

Flexitarian Diet – All You Should Know About It!

By Dr. Ritu Singh, Dietitian/Nutritionist Brought into circulation by dietician Dawn Jackson Blatner, a flexitarian diet is a seamless amalgamation of a vegetarian and non-vegetarian diet. The principle on which it operates is the consumption of very limited amounts of animal products along with majorly vegetable products on the side. This diet…

Amla Juice – Know Advantages Of Starting Your Day With It!

By Dr. Chandni Kapoor, Dietitian/Nutritionist Amla or Indian gooseberry has been used in Indian households for a long time for making pickles, chutneys, jams and murabbas. Amla is rich in Vitamin C and other important nutrients that contribute to its health and beauty benefits, making it an essential part of any diet.…

Diet Plan For Weight Gain

By Dt. Neeru Dawra, Dietitian/Nutritionist Although the majority of the world now wants to lose weight owing to the obesity epidemic, there are a lot of people who would want to put on weight. Being lean has got nothing to do with being fit as a skinny person can be unfit as…

Nourishment Myths – Debunked!

By Dt. Hiral Trivedi (Reg. Clinical Dietitian), Dietitian/Nutritionist When it comes to something like nutrition, it’s very necessary to distinguish between myths and facts. Unfortunately, there are many misconceptions about nutrition, which are so well circulated and popular that they have acquired the status of facts. Following these lies can not only…

Food Tips To Improve Your Vision!

By Dt. Ms. Janvi Chitalia, Dietitian/Nutritionist About 25 million people all over the world are affected by eye problems such as age-linked muscular degeneration and cataracts. In most cases, such diseases are usually caused by oxidation or inflammation of the eyes. Studies have found that a diet rich in nutrients like lutein…

5 Amazing Foods That Help In Weight Loss!

By Dt. Ushma Chheda, Dietitian/Nutritionist The key to a healthy and happy life is to keep your body weight under control. Obesity acts as a catalyst to several diseases. People with too many extra pounds are more prone to heart disease, stroke, diabetes, cancer, and depression. But, what’s the best way of shedding off the unwanted pounds? Well,…

Dieting – How To Get Started?

By Dt. Neera Srivastava, Dietitian/Nutritionist Dieting is a lifestyle change that can do wonders for not just your health, but your mind as well. But it might happen that dieting fails to give you desirable results. Here are certain things you should know before you start dieting that will help you achieve…

Amazing Ways Of Eating More Fruits And Veggies In Our Diet!

By Dt. Preeti Singh, Dietitian/Nutritionist Not getting enough vegetables or fruits in your diet? If not, then it might end up affecting your health in the long-run. Fruits and vegetables are the most important part of the diet and are loaded with vital minerals and vitamins that are essential in maintaining an…

Fenugreek – Know Reasons To Consume It!

By Dt. Priti Sharma,Dietitian/Nutritionist Fenugreek is a highly medicinal herb, which belongs to the pea family, also commonly known as Greek hay. Fenugreek when eaten raw has a bitter taste, and is often used in herbal medicine. The herb is primarily used for inflammation, and is added to cosmetics and soaps.…