A no-carb diet is an extreme version of low-carb dieting. It eliminates almost all carbs, including whole grains, fruits, and most vegetables. While studies show that decreasing your carb intake can help you shed pounds and may have health benefits, completely eliminating carbs is highly restrictive and most likely unnecessary.Read More →

To alleviate diet-related deaths in India, experts have urged the government to come up with a comprehensive nutritional policy following India’s poor ranking in the world hunger index last year. A recent study by the Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), University of Washington revealed that over 1.1 crore deaths occurRead More →

Ketogenic diets can create a state of nutritional ketosis, which occurs when the body burns fat, rather than carbohydrates, for energy. (Unsplash) Researchers are hopeful that the keto diet could prove useful for military personnel in addressing the problem of obesity. According to a study published in the Journal of Military Medicine,Read More →

Hair plays a pivotal role in the feeling of well-being and in physical attractiveness. Appearance of the hair is primarily determined by its surface texture, colour, thickness and shine. Scalp functioning and hair attractiveness are dependent on nutrition. There are evidences that having a deficiency of nutrients does cause numerousRead More →

Atlanta, Georgia | A new study published in Psychosomatic Medicine has found that a healthy diet can reduce the symptoms associated with depression. The study, conducted at the University of Manchester, analysed health data from almost 46,000 people. The analysis was a meta-review, or a study of previously conducted scientific studies. “Cutting back on fast-foods andRead More →

An analysis of data from almost 46,000 people has found that weight loss, nutrient boosting and fat reduction diets can all reduce the symptoms of depression. Dr Joseph Firth, an Honorary Research fellow at The University of Manchester and Research Fellow at NICM Health Research Institute at Western Sydney University,Read More →