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Management of Diabetes made easy with Nutriworks

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Diabetes management can never be easy to manage, we at Nutriworks have best diabetic diet consultation in Pune, we provide diabetic diet consultation for management of diabetes but also educates them on various aspects of diabetes based upon various Biochemical parameters and other comorbidities present. The following tips are a general lookout on what general diabetes should be. Eat fruit and Vegetables: Fruits and vegetables not only make great meal, but also have many great nutrients. They have vitamins, minerals and fibre that is required for your body. There are many myths around fruits being unhealthy for diabetes, but fruits […]

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Importance of Yoga in Pregnancy

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Yoga and its benefits have been recognized throughout the world and is now globally performed. Prenatal yoga has benefits for the mother and eases a lot of pregnancy pains. Here is Siddhi Takalkar – Deshpande, one of the best pregnancy Diet consultant in Pune explaining the importance of yoga in pregnancy. Benefits of Prenatal yoga: Reduces stress and anxiety: Pregnancy can be a tough time to go through, there a lot of changes your body is going through and it can be stressful. Yoga can help you relax and help your body ease through the transitions. It also releases the […]

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How to eat healthy in pregnancy

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Pregnancy is one of the most beautiful experiences in One’s life. The responsibility that comes with this is huge. What we are going to talk here is how to eat healthy during pregnancy. Pregnancy and cravings go hand in hand so it is difficult to avoid unhealthy food during pregnancy. Below we will mention few tricks and tips to eat healthy. Adding fresh vegetables which are beneficial for pregnancy to a pizza base and eating it would help you eat healthy food. Eating eggs when you don’t want to eat a specific food item will help you eat healthy. Avoiding […]

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Eat Healthy This Sankranti

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Sankranti is a festival that marks the beginning of the harvest season and end of winter season. Makar Sankranti is celebrated throughout India but has different names but the feeling is same. As Sankranti brings joy into our life it also comes with a variety of delicacies. Here are recipes you can try for a healthy and happy Sankranti: Til Chikki: Ingredients: Sesame seeds, Jaggery, Ghee Method: Heat up the pan, add sesame seeds and dry roast on medium flame till the seeds change colour. Remove the roasted seeds from the pan. Add ½ tablespoon to 1 tablespoon ghee to […]

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Types of Fasting and Impact of fasting during Navratri

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Navratri is Indian festival spread over a time span of Nine days, it is celebrated to rejoice and remind everyone of Durga ma’s victory over Mahishasur. In this festival many people are known to fast as a homage to Durga Ma, here is Dt. Siddhi Takalkar-Deshpande explaining types of fast and it’s impacts on your body’s nutrition. Water Fasting: People observe water fast during Navratri. In this type of fast people are only allowed to drink water and no the liquid like coffee, tea, milk etc. This also excludes food. This diet can vary according to many people’s beliefs and […]

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Ideal gaps between meals and it’s effectivity in weight loss

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There are many questions and suggestions on what should be the ideal time gap between two meals. According to Dt. Siddhi Takalkar-Deshpande a Registered Dietitian and Founder at Nutriworks you should have a gap of 3 to 5 hours between your meals. Here is how any longer or shorter gap can affect your process of weight loss: Long Gaps: When there are long gaps between meals, your body moves from a fat burning mode to a fat preservation mode. That means that your body will burn muscle instead of fat. This eventually slow down your metabolism and cause a depletion […]

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Weight Loss Myths and Facts

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Here are Few Myths busted and Facts stated that are always been surfaced in relation to weight loss as told by Dt. Siddhi Takalkar-Deshpande; a Registered Dietitian and Founder at Nutriworks. She is the best dietician in Pune for weight loss. Myth: Eating too many carbs will make you fat Well it is true that eating too many carbs may cause weight gain but the weight gain would be due to consuming too many extra calories, not from the carbohydrates. Carbohydrates are an important food source for healthy nutrition—they fuel our bodies. Carbohydrates make up 45 to 65 percent of […]

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Importance of Protein Consumption in Weight loss

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Importance of protein consumption in weight loss

In the age of lockdown, we are becoming adjusted to the ‘new normal’. And by new normal, it means staring at the computer screen for an unhealthy amount of time, attending never ending Zoom meets and stuffing our mouths with junk and fried foods, gulp down maggi or pakodas. We have become so comfortable in our PJs, that we’re not sure whether we would fit into our jeans anymore. Which basically means, that we’re not taking care of our diet anymore. Did you know, that consuming more protein in our food actually helps in losing weight? So, foods like eggs, […]

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7 Heart Healthy Foods

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Cardiovascular diseases have reached epidemic proportions in India.  It was reported that in 2010, out of a total of 1.89 million annual deaths, 0.59 million (31%) occurred at age <60 years and 1.09 million (58%) at age <70 years. Hence, it is extremely important to keep our hearts healthy.   Consuming high amount of carbs and fats not only affects our heart, but also impacts our waistline.  Eating heart healthy foods definitely reduces the risk of heart diseases. Also, eating well cooked, unprocessed foods are the key to have a healthy heart. Below are some heart healthy foods: Fish:  Fish has a high amount of […]

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Classical Symptoms Of Diabetes and Diagnosing Diabetes Early On

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Diabetes is a metabolic condition in which the level of sugar in the blood is extremely high.  It is a chronic condition in which the body does not produce enough insulin.  Our pancreas produces a hormone called the insulin. This hormone helps converting the glucose from the food into energy. When the pancreas stops producing insulin, or becomes resistant to insulin, this glucose enters the blood stream. This causes thecondition of diabetes. Types of diabetes: Type 1 Diabetes: Type 1 Diabetes, also known as juvenile diabetes, is a condition that generally occurs in children.  It is an autoimmune disease where […]