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PCOS – Managing & Treating Weight Problems

By Dr. Swarnshikha Sharma, Dietitian/Nutritionist Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the most common hormonal disorder among women of reproductive age. Polycystic means “many cysts,” and PCOS often causes clusters of small, pearl-sized cysts in the ovaries. The cysts are fluid-filled and contain immature eggs. PCOS affects one in 10 women. What are the…

How to Eat if You Have High Cholesterol and Diabetes

By Dr. Anitha Narayanmurthy, Dietitian/Nutritionist Diabetes or Diabetes Mellitus is a disease in which your blood glucose, or blood sugar, levels are too high.The pancreas (an organ behind the stomach) releases insulin to help your body store and use the sugar and fat from the food you eat that is mostly…

Diet Plan for Weight Gain

By Dr. Lokendra Tomar , 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…

Too thin? Here are some tips to gain weight for skinny people

Being skinny is definitely in vogue but not everyone is happy being thin. There a number of ways you can increase your weight to attain your desired frame. Healthy eating habits, exercising properly and sleeping well are the three mantras you need to follow according to Shubha Dhyani, a dietician…