nutrition and fitness

Nutrition – Know Misconceptions About It!

By Dt. Prasanna Duggirala, Dietitian/Nutritionist Myth 1: Foods marked natural are healthier.   Fact: The FDA i.e. Food and Drug Association doesn’t put much effort into controlling the use of the word “natural” on the nutrient labels. You may notice that a lot of sodas claim to have 100% natural flavors; however, they…

Sports Nutrition – Best Tips For Athletes!

By Dr. Hardik Thakker, Internal Medicine When it comes to athletes and sportsmen, merely having a balanced meal is not enough. Athletes burn much more energy than an average person and hence need to consume additional calories. Getting the right nutrition can make a big difference to an athlete’s performance. To calculate…

Amla Juice – Know Advantages Of It!

By Dt. Priyanka Mittal, 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…