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Diet & Nutrition

  • Simple Ways to Cure Acidity

    Acidity is a common gastric ailment experienced by most of us. It is a distressing condition and a menace leading to other serious ailments such as ulcers. Acidity or stomach burning occurs when...
    20/07/2013 by Dr.
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    Healthy fats and oils

    What is dietary fat? Fat is one of the major forms of macronutrients that play an important role in maintaining health and well being. The other macronutrients are carbohydrates and proteins. Fats...
    06/06/2013 by Dr.
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    Fetal programming- Maternal undernutrition - Adult Onset Diseases

    Does nutrients affect growing baby in the womb (fetal programming)? Diet and nutrition plays a major role in the promotion of good health and its maintenance.  Undernutrition during pregnancy alters...
    06/06/2013 by Dr.
  • Obesity

    Obesity ranks as one of the top preventable causes of death worldwide. Obesity is a condition resulting from excessive fat accumulation across the whole body, and is now considered a chronic (non-...
    20/03/2013 by Dr.
  • Childhood Obesity

    Childhood obesity has become a worldwide epidemic over the past 20 years, with far reaching implications on the individual child and the society as a whole. Generally, the criteria used for...
    18/03/2013 by Dr.