How To Treat Bunions
March 29, 2013 – 12:00 am | No Comment
A bunion is a deformity that is mainly made up of a lateral deviation of the great toe which enlarges due to a tissue or a bone. It is a serious foot problem. These are formed within the foot and not on the surface of the foot. An arthritic condition and  a result of bone degeneration it is found as  a lump on the outside portion of the big toe. Bunions are seen near the joint of the toe and sometimes  [...]

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Become Svelte Without Dieting - Part 2
October 4, 2009 – 10:05 am | No Comment
Let’s check these healthy tips that can help in attaining the perfect curves without restricting any foodstuffs from your plate. Eat more flavors: Eat your daily foods but in them opt for low- calorie versions instead. Skim milk instead of whole, but if you find that low versions are not doing that well then choose way for something new and improved things to add flavor to your delicacies. You can add creamy texture with 1/5 fresh avocado that can be mashed or sliced or add two tablespoon of hummus. Spread Greek tzatziki i.e. plain yogurt blended with diced cucumber and ill over your vegetables instead of butter. Take more rest: Scientists have found that lack of sleep can generate hormonal shifts which will give way to hunger and cravings. All this will make you to munch more food and turn fatter. A 15 year old study has proved that people who regularly sleep for 5 hours every night triggered 16% lower levels of hormone leptin and these indications hints towards getting overweight  [...]

Become Svelte Without Dieting - Part 1
October 3, 2009 – 11:30 am | No Comment
When we hear the ‘concept of diet,’ the very first thing that strikes the mind is ‘deficiency.’ The underlying cause of this is not that our perception’s has mold in this manner, but because dieting concentrates on losing weight. So, I have come out with a very positive approach towards it, where you don’t need to focus on cutting down your dishes, but instead concentrate on what things you should be getting more. Don’t worry, you won’t feel that you are missing out something, and neither will you get those calories in you, but instead you will trench them. Let’s check ahead 10 stuffs for losing weight without the formidable fear of ‘dieting’. Eat more breakfast: Research strongly supports this point and finds it to be the most significant meal of the day. Influencing studies have reported that those people who eat breakfast are healthier and maintain healthy weight than the breakfast avoiders. These category of people tend to eat lesser calories, less saturated  [...]

12 Power Foods That Can Fuel You With Energy - Part 2
October 2, 2009 – 8:50 pm | No Comment
In the last segment, I introduced some power-boosting foods which are loaded with proteins, nutrition, carbohydrates and other crucial vitamins that can replenish your body. In this part, catch these power-boosting stuffs to get splash of energy… and maintain your energy levels throughout the day. Food derived from plants Foods that are derived from tree or plants are high in nutrition and energy level and fill with vigor. They contain proteins, carbohydrates and good fats which help in maintaining energy throughout the entire day. Also, some nuts like almonds are good for health as they aid in alkaline formation. They don’t wipe out energy like the acid-producing stuffs but instead assist as a regular source of proteins. Spinach It is a superb source for generating energy in the body as it is enriched with high-iron content. Try this: eat spinach salad in your lunch time and after this you will show the door to your sluggish feelings and perform your work swiftly. Beans For  [...]

12 Power Foods That Can Fuel You With Energy - part1
October 1, 2009 – 5:25 am | No Comment
12 Power Foods That Can Fuel You With Energy – part1
Do you start feeling sleepy after the lunch and go to a candy shop to stay awake for your four o’ clock meeting? This is because the foodstuffs we eat affect our energy levels. The foods that are high in fats and calories actually makes feel sleepier as they require more energy to digest. Therefore, it is necessary to fuel yourself with such foods which can provide energy throughout the day. Hence, check the 12 power-boosting foods that will make you stay alert all the day. Carbohydrates Carbohydrates have recently started getting bad reviews, but that is not the whole truth as someone has rightly cited “Half truth is more dangerous than lies.” Therefore, before you swear off the bread, let me inform you that not all the carbohydrates are created equally. They stimulate the body by providing glucose and this is the best source for the brain and the central nervous system. Both of which are the crucial body systems. For filling in energy the two essential components that are required  [...]

Add Nutrition In Your Breakfast
September 30, 2009 – 7:05 pm | No Comment
Add Nutrition In Your Breakfast
This takes place with most of us that around 11, our stomach starts echoing and demanding food, even if we had consumed our breakfast just three hours before. So, to dispel these feelings before the lunchtime, let’s try to consume this nutritious and healthy food in the morning so that we work efficiently and contribute the best output without the hindrance of hungry stomach. For gaining the best results, eat a combination of two to three foods mentioned below. These will fill you with carbohydrates, proteins, fats, fibers and make a good and energetic meal that will make you feel vigorous all through the whole morning. Consume these stuffs in your morning breakfast to restrain appetite. Oatmeal Oats are enriched with calcium and magnesium which helps in balancing the nervous system. The high content of fiber in oatmeal is helpful for digestion. For the best results, eat steel-cut oats as they are nutritious. But in a pinch, the finest is the instant oatmeal. In addition, also add  [...]

Are You Serving Sufficient Iron To Your Kids?
September 30, 2009 – 4:25 am | One Comment
Are You Serving Sufficient Iron To Your Kids?
Eight percent are not and overweight kids are dwindling at a high risk of lacking the vital nutrients that are required for the growth of cognitive development reports Jane Brotanek, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. So make sure that your child absorbs sufficient nutrients that are necessary in her healthy growth. Check ahead if your kid is consuming these essential nutrients. Limit the amount of milk Restrict the intake of milk up to no more than 16 oz per day as more milk than these hinders the way of soaking iron. Thus fill her up so that she eats less, thwarting her from getting enough iron from food, suggests Dr. Brotanek. Include at least one iron-rich food Enrich your daughter with iron rich food in every meal. Also, serve fruits and vegetables like tomatoes, green pepper, citrus fruits, strawberries which are rich in Vitamin C. This is because they help in escalating iron consumption. Other foods  [...]

4 Reasons To Cheers To Your Health
September 29, 2009 – 10:21 pm | No Comment
4 Reasons To Cheers To Your Health
All of us are already acquainted with the fact that red wine provides a healthy heart. But do you know what other health implications does it have over the rest of the body? I will give you the good news, recent researches have proved that drinking modest amount of alcohol i.e. two glasses per day(one drink is equal to 12 ounces of beer, four ounces of wine or one-and-a-half ounces of 80-proof spirits) actually benefits the body from top to toe. Therefore, candidly grab a glass and cheers for a healthy life. Better Memory: Study conducted in the Wake Forest University reported that adults above 75 years of age who intake a drink or two per day, develop a 37 percent of lower risk of emerging dementia in comparison to those who completely refrain its intake. This actually happens because intake of alcohol boosts the release of acetylcholine, which is a brain chemical that is required for strengthening memory says author Kaycee Sink, MD, Assistant Professor at Wake Forest University Medical  [...]

Stop The Habit Of Overeating
September 29, 2009 – 5:23 am | One Comment
Stop The Habit Of Overeating
All of us might have experienced the beginning of a fresh day with determination set in mind for eating healthy. All of us decide that we will eat one chocolate bar, three spoons of pasta, one bag of pretzels and two scoops of ice cream, but however as the day passes new things get added to our eating plans. To evade from overeating, one needs to plan systematically and the best way is to plan about next day the night before. For planning a nourished diet, nutritionist Karen Ansel recommends an hour by hour guide to eat according to the body’s need and not an extra calorie over it. 8:00 pm Plan or make a mid-morning and mid-afternoon snack: This actually helps when stomach demands for urgent food, you will be prepared a hand before for that. Actually, being proactive works. Few perfect choices for this comprises of 5-6 whole wheat crackers with one spoon of peanut butter, a tiny apple, a 6-oz. yogurt with half cup berries. Store a fruit in your handbag to eat with lunch. This  [...]