May 23, 2018
Diary milk are derived from animals like cows and goats, where as soya milk is a plant based milk from the extracts of soyabeans. The nutrition content of both are interesting to know. 236 ml of soya milk contains 80 calories, 4g of fat, 7g of protein & 300 mg of calcium, where as the same 236 ml of Cow’s milk has 150 calories, 8g of fat, 8g of protein and 300 mg of calcium.
May 22, 2018
Weight gain? Cortisol may be your real culprit for those extra kilos. Cortisol is also called the “Stress Hormone”. When life throws a lot of stress, the body reacts by producing cortisol/ stress hormone, which in turn increases the appetite. Stress generally leads to emotional eating and this in turn leads to increase in weight. Over eating can become a habit and lead to obesity.
May 21, 2018
As parents, choosing a healthy snack for your children is an important responsibility. 100 gms of french fries has 274 calories, 14.08 g of fat. 100 gms of apple has 52 calories and 0.17g of fat. Not only are french fries oily unhealthy, but contain a lot of sodium content too. Apples are rich in antioxidants, flavanoids, dietary fibre. They have the ability to reduce the risk of developing cancer, hypertension, diabetes & heart disease.
May 21, 2018
1 large 8″ cucumber can have 34 calories and 0.45g of fat. It is very low in calories and is an excellent weight loss option for people watching weight. It is loaded with Vitamin K, Vitamin C, potassium, magnesium and other essential minerals. It rehydrates the body. It is a refreshing snack that helps relieve your hunger pangs. So the next time, you feel hungry, reach for a refreshing slice of cucumber than a sugary
May 8, 2018
White tea is made from the sun-dried leaves and the buds of Camellia sinensis. This is the same plant that also produces other kinds of tea like green or back tea. This tea is the least processed and is harvested when extremely young, and hence has a distinctive flavour and more properties. It is light and sweet in taste. 28 milligrams of caffeine is present in 236ml cup of white tea. Obesity has been on
1/2 cup of boiled mature soybeans contains 149 calories, 17 grams of protein, and 2.6 grams of fiber. Soy is rich in protein which can be taken advantage of. Green soya beans are called Edamame. They can be part of a weight loss diet since 1/2 cup contains only 95 calories, and a good 4 grams of fiber. Soy contains bio-active compounds called isoflavones which lower diabetes & heart disease. It is also seen to
May 4, 2018
Say a person weighing 100 kgs jumps rope at a slow pace with less than 100 skips/min and the type of skips is two- foot skip with a rhythmic bounce for 30 min, then that person loses approximately 450- 460 calories per session. With consistent jumping, one might see great results. Jumping rope not only helps you with weight loss, but also helps your muscles the gastrocnemius, quadriceps, hamstrings, glutes, abdominals, forearms, and deltoids. This
April 17, 2018
When & Why do people decide to get a Bariatric surgery? 1. Last attempt: After diligently slogging on the treadmill for months, and sometimes years, all that flab still does not convert to muscle. After dieting and trying all kinds of happening diets, and still the scale does not reduce a tiny point. 2. Childhood obesity: Right from childhood, have always been plump, and nothing helps to lose that stubborn weight. 3. Health conditions: Due