5 A Day is any of various national campaigns in countries such as the USA, the United Kingdom and Germany, to encourage the consumption of at least five portions of fruit and vegetables each day, following a recommendation by the World Health Organization that individuals consume “a minimum of 400g of fruit and vegetables per day (excluding potatoes and other starchy tubers).The recommendation of this minimum consumption was set as a preventive measure against chronic conditions including heart disease, cancers, diabetes and obesity. Although these are diseases more often associated with developed countries, the 400g-a-day recommendation also intends to alleviate severe [...]
Losing weight takes a lot of sweat and discipline, but even when you’re not powering through a treadmill interval workout or counting calories, there are a lot of simpler ways to see those pounds drop on the scale. Employing these 10 little tricks daily will help you lose weight, no gym or diet required.
Always start a meal with a glass of water: You’ll stay hydrated and feel fuller instantly, which can help you from overeating.
Make a few simple swaps at every meal: Going for a vinaigrette dressing instead of a Green Goddess dressing [...]
These days everyone is in obsession of loosing weight and way adopted by most of the people is dieting, which is the most difficult and obviously temporary solution to your problem. Obviously, we all should loose weight if you think or you are overweight. Loosing 10% of the existing weight by an obese can significantly reduce the risk of serious disorders.
We should focus on healthy diet rather than dieting, it will make you stronger from inside and will make you more healthy. Here are 9 reasons why you should focus on healthy diet rather than Dieting:1. You can do dieting for a small period of time:
A diet isn’t something you do for life. Diet fads come and go and [...]
Are you tired of using various products to save your hairs from falling ?. But the most important aspect that we all miss about hair care is diet.Food rich in iron, zinc and various vitamins serves very important role in growth of hair. So you need to focus on your diet, what you eat reflect in health of your skin and hair also. That is the reason why your doctor recommend you nutritional supplements for the hair fall problem and we all know that supplements can never replace good diet.So guys, focus on your diet and say bye to stress
Here are 10 food items that can help you regain healthy hair:
1. Spinach: Spinach is a great source of iron, vitamin A and C and [...]
Soybeans or soya beans are legumes which grow throughout much of the world and constitute one of the world’s major food crops. The beans can be processed into soy protein, which is a powder; soymilk, which is a beverage that may or may not be fortified with extra calcium from the soybeans; or soy fiber, which contains some of the fibrous parts of the bean. Soy are turned into a wide array of foods, including tofu, miso, soymilk and tempeh. Soybeans have been in use as a food crop in Asia for around 5000 years, but didn’t make their way to the United States until the 19th century. In the modern world, the vast majority of soybeans are either [...]
Cherries are sweet and delicious, but did you know they’re full of nutrients and great for your health? Here’re just a few of the reasons why cherries are oh-so-good for you.1. Cherries contain vitamins and other nutrients that can help to prevent cancer.
Fiber, Vitamin C, carotenoids and anthocyanins in combination have been referred to as an “anti-cancer team,” with the potential for huge benefits. You’ll find all of these in cherries.
2. Cherries provide a burst of health-boosting antioxidants.
Vitamin C, carotenoids and anthocyanins are all antioxidants. A major role that they play in the body is preventing cellular damage, which [...]
We all love the amazing taste of fruit pineapple, but this fruit is full of a lot of healthy nutrients like vit C and various healthy enzymes along with amazing healing properties.
Here are 6 reasons why you should start eating pineapple everyday:1. Better Digestion
Here’s where eating pineapples may help. Generally it’s not a good idea to eat too much fruit after heavy meal as it can interfere with digestion. Pineapples however contain a unique protein digesting enzyme called bromelain.
Actually a collection of enzymes, bromelain cleaves the [...]