Do you have B12 deficiency? Signs of Vitamin B12 Deficiency!

What is vitamin B12 deficiency? Vitamin B12 deficiency happens when your body is either not getting enough or not absorbing enough vitamin B12 from the food that you eat that it needs to function properly. Vitamin B12 is an important nutrient that helps your body make red blood cells and DNA, the genetic material in … Read more

Do you Overeat? How can you control it!

The study published in the American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism says that overeating occasionally does not cause any side effect but if done regularly it can affect your weight, fat concentration and blood sugar levels. How to identify overeating ? Overeating can be defined as eating more than the body’s ability to digest … Read more

PRINCIPLES OF INTUITIVE EATING!!

If you are new to intuitive eating you must fist read : “What is intuitive eating and it’s benefits for you!” Let’s understand now the basic principles of “Intuitive Eating” #1 REJECT THE DIET MENTALITY A diet implies something short-term or finite. What is one to do after the diet is over? Research has repeatedly … Read more

How important is vitamin D for your health?

Doctors are recommending it. Health podcasters are promoting it. Even your mom is nagging you about it. Vitamin D’s acclaim only continues to grow. But so does the confusion around how best to get it, who should (and shouldn’t) supplement with it, and how much you actually need. This science-based article will help you get … Read more

Types of body fat. How much fat percentage is good for body ?

Till date, most of us have known ‘fat’ to be a term that describes either a body type or a component of food that is essential for the body. Even though including fats in one’s diet is imperative for proper growth and functioning of the body, it is also important to know what kind of … Read more

Important Health Tips that no one talks about!

Being healthy should be part of your overall lifestyle. Living a healthy lifestyle can help prevent chronic diseases and long-term illnesses. Do you know? Obesity can increase the chances of developing diseases such as type 2 diabetes and heart disease. Hence, it is important to take care of your health. Try to achieve something small … Read more

How can losing weight could help in Type 2 Diabetes?

My biggest fear when I was obese was diabetes. I have a history of diabetes in my family and have seen my father struggling with it constantly. Hence, one of the major reason for me to lose weight was to avoid any lifestyle related diseases. Diabetes symptoms Often, there are no symptoms. When symptoms do … Read more

Basic Understanding of Macronutrients

Role of fats in our body: Fats assist in protein breakdown and act as a secondary source of fuel for the body. Each gram of fat carries 9 calories. Fats also provide protection for internal organs and tissue extensibility. There are ‘good’ fats and ‘bad’ fats. It is necessary for the body to consume good … Read more

Importance Of Magnesium in body and foods High in magnesium

Despite the fact that magnesium is an incredibly important nutrient in the body, magnesium rich foods aren’t talked about as frequently as much as we fuss over our protein, vitamin D, and iron intake. This is unfortunate, as magnesium deficiency is incredibly common. The major problem is that most healthy people don’t experience symptoms of … Read more