5 takeaways from embarking on a fasting-mimicking diet

Nearly a year ago, I self-imposed the autoimmune protocol (AIP) diet in my life. I was desperate. Fighting severe anxiety, suicidal thoughts and repetitive panic attacks, I was also facing numerous autoimmune-type symptoms like heavy thirst, food sensitivities, cramping, insomnia, chronic pain, joint flare ups, face rashes and mouth ulcers. I’ve been on a modified […]

A nutritionist claims vegan diets can stunt brain development, but other health experts say plant-based eating is perfectly healthy

Advocates of plant-based eating are in an uproar this week after a respected UK nutritionist claimed veganism could be depriving babies and children of a critical “brain-building” nutrient. Emma Derbyshire, a nutrition consultant and author of a book on maternal nutrition, said the UK may face a “potential choline crisis” in an article published August 30 in the […]

Ketogenic Diet: Is High Fat, Low-Carb Diet Good For Health? Expert Speaks

Keto diet was originally formulated to control the frequency of epileptic seizures in children but somewhere along the way it became a diet for weight reduction. Keto diet is a low carb, high fat diet. When we consume very little carbs, the body is forced to burn fats for energy, leading to the production of ketone bodies […]

World Health Day 2019: Gut-healthy diet plan to lose weight and prevent illness- 10 best foods for gut health

This World Health Day on April 7, let us help you find a gut-healthy diet plan that will help you lose weight, reduce your risk of chronic diseases, and improve overall health. World Health Day 2019: Gut-healthy diet plan to lose weight and prevent illness- 10 best foods for gut health  |  Photo Credit: Thinkstock New […]

Can a ‘fertility diet’ really help you conceive? In some cases, yes

When it comes to diets, there are many varieties from which to choose: weight loss, plans to lower cholesterol and manage diabetes, and foods to fuel endurance athletes. Now, there’s a diet that claims it can boost a woman’s chances of having a baby. The diet was developed by Drs. Jorge Chavarro and Walter Willett, […]

Low-Carb Diets Linked To Increased Risk Of Heart Rhythm Disorder, Says New Study

Low-carbohydrate diets are very trendy right now, but following them in the long-term may spell doom for your heart. A new study has said that a diet that derives low amount of calories from healthy carbohydrates like whole grains, fruits and starchy vegetables may put you at a higher risk of developing atrial fibrillation (AFib), […]