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December 2013

Winter Veggies

Winter brings with it, certain freshness in the air along with its own array of seasonal vegetables to be enjoyed only during these cold months. From carrots and radishes to mustard greens and peas, they are packed with nutritional…

How good is your bread or Roti?

Do you know? The daily whole wheat bread/roti you consume has more nutritional value than the white bread you buy from the bakery. Why? Simply, because the outer layer - the fiber, the inner baby seed being full of nutrients and…

The Importance Of Quality Sleep

In a British study, scientists also found that people who are consistently sleep deprived (defined as sleeping five hours or less a night) are at greater risk for high blood pressure and cardiovascular problems. Insufficient sleep also…

Smoking – man’s biggest killer

The second-greatest cause of death worldwide, smoking results in 10 percent of deaths around the globe, according to the World Health Organization. This adds up to roughly 5 million people annually. The WHO projects that 50% of smokers die…

Weight-loss 101

The plethora of information available on the subject of weight loss coupled with the unanimous notion that it is just way too hard to actually do it, makes it a great case of much ado about nothing. But worry not! We’re here to give you…

The Truth About Nuts

The winter season is upon us, and one of the things synonymous with the weather turning cold, is the sudden want of cashews, almonds, pistachios, walnuts and other nuts. The embryos of various trees and plants, nuts are packed with all the…