Diseases and Symptoms

Diseases and Symptoms

With our lives continuing to be pretty busy all engrossed in daily activities, we tend to forget to maintain our bodily machine that each one of us possess. And this is when we start to disturb our body thus welcoming all sorts of diseases. Today we will look into few common diseases and their symptoms in order to take immediate medical action. 1. ANEMIA: A disease associated with low level of Hemoglobin in our blood. What is Hemoglobin? It is made up of protein called globulin chains that is present in red blood cells and helps to carry oxygen from our lungs

Indian diet chart for weight loss

Indian diet chart for weight loss

Indian weight loss diet: You must believe what you are about to read. I have been running through several forms of exercise and diet programs and tried my best cutting down on calories and checked every week which plan really helped me lose pounds while I weighed myself. Trust me people there is nothing known as universal diet plan that will help you lose extra pounds if you are trying to shed and nothing which can be the master diet plan for every type of human body. Losing weight depends on many factors like your activity level, age, gender, current

Get stomach bloating remedies

Get stomach bloating remedies

It really used to get me screaming with bloated stomach that makes me look very fat at my belly area. Well! below practices should work wonders for you and get you all set for the party dress. 1. Avoid Constipation and get bloating remedies: Consume lots of fibre, fluids and stay active during the day ensuring that you include a regular exercise routine in your life. These can definitely help you get stomach bloating remedies. When I say lots of fibre, I mean 25 grams for women and 38 grams for men. You can get this from whole grains, fruits, vegetables, legumes,

Egg Protein

Egg protein

Egg protein the white part is a clear alkaline solution contained in an egg that constitutes 50 % of protein content. One boiled egg white contains 6-7 grams of protein and has 16-17 calories. Other contents in an egg protein are: Sodium (55 mg) Calcium (2.3 mg) Folate (1.3 mcg) Potassium (53.8 g) Selenium (6.6 mcg) Magnesium (3.6 mg) Phosphorus (4.9 mg) Our daily egg protein intake should be = 0.8 grams * our body weight (in kg) What is sedentary living? If you live a lifestyle that does not include

Health tips for the new year

Health tips for the new year

Each one of us have been promising and making resolutions to do something new and constructive, every new year.  But, lemme ask you all, “Did we ever consider to live an active life than the past year? Did we take up any resolution which is for ourselves, so as to live a healthy life, a life better than the last year when you have to visit your doctor rarely?” If yes, then I must say we are getting keen to stay fit and are learning how important it is to stay active and live a “happily ever after life” just like in movies

Management of stress

Management of stress

Did you ever know that stress can be fatal? So, why not learn tricks for management of stress to stay away from it FOREVER. Causes and Management of stress: Personal: Learn about management of stress as these days we live a life full of rush hours. If you are going through any of these situations in your life you might feel stressed: Self health issues Family health issues Relationship problems Major life changes like change in city of living, marriage and cultural changes job change etc Stress in family due to financial crunch Conflicts in beliefs and values between family members Difference

Home fitness

Home fitness

Home fitness is possible with HIIT programs. Many of us think going to a gym is the last solution for weight loss and which requires dedication to get those muscles worked out at least 5 days a week. I must say partly you all think right, when we are talking about activating our muscles and home fitness. However, we don’t really need to join a gym when we are planning to lose fat%. It is always great first to lose those extra fat% from the body and then hit the gym for muscle growth. Now, let’s see why do we

The best diet plan

The best diet plan

Who doesn’t want to enjoy food during celebrations?  Christmas, New year and many other occasions are coming up and you can imagine the pressure on our body as it will have to handle all those lovely dishes in order to digest well and still keep us happy with the best diet plan! I know, even I used to be scared thinking of all those planned trips, vacations and picnics and yes not to forget the increased number of functions even at your offices as the best diet plan would be missing somewhere. So, the questions here is how to still maintain

Best digestive aid

Best Digestive Aid

If you are one of many people who always wanted to get a remedy in the form of best digestive aid, then you must read this. Learn which food takes longest to digest and what is the best way to combine food to obtain better digestion. Always make sure that food is eaten in right order, considering the time taken for digestion. List of food in order of time taken for best digestive aid: 1. Juices(fruits and vegetables): 15-20 minutes Example: Fruit juice, Vegetable juice, Vegetable broth 2. Semi-liquid blends: 20-30 minutes Example: Blended salad, Blended veggies or fruits 3. Fruits(whole): 20-40 minutes Example:

Source of vitamin

Source of Vitamin

It’s time to learn about the best source of vitamin, as these days people tend to pick those multivitamins from the nearby pharmacy and still not include them in diet. Note: This article is an extension to one of the previous articles: Minerals for Health. Source of vitamin are required for normal growth of human body and human beings obtain vitamins from food as it cannot be synthesized by the body. Vitamins are either fat soluble or water soluble. Let’s see what are the great source of vitamin? Fat soluble vitamins include Vitamin A, D, E and K. These can be stored

Reduce weight lifestyle

This article is to give you the best and easy tricks disclosing the reduce weight lifestyle.

In order to follow a reduce weight lifestyle, learn only these 6 tips which are easy to remember and follow.

1. Nutrition:

Eating healthy should be every ones first priority, if you want to stay fit for longer time by which I mean lifelong.

This means it is only possible to stay fit and healthy and away from any kind of silly hospital visits if you follow a healthy lifestyle, making sure you consume the right food that your body truly deserves.

You must promise you will be determined enough, not to pick those junk food which are only high in calories but have got no nutritional value for your body. So, think twice before you go for a McD’s burger or fries.

Grab a plate of fruit salad or make some food for yourself at home which has immense amount of nutritional value. You can try some of my recipes:

Reduce weight lifestyle

Eat more protein as this kind of diet allows to reduce weight faster since it will take longer to digest and lets you feel fuller for long. And you can stay sure of no craving for any junk food. Good sources of protein would include chicken breast, dairy products, seafood, eggs, fish, legumes, lean beef, yogurt and tofu.

Eating protein helps in increase of thermogenesis (it is the process of calories burnt while your body is digesting food).

Across your day, your meal should also include fruits and veggies. So, half portion of your meal should include fruits and veggies as they are high in vitamins, minerals and a great source of fibre required for your gut. A 2-3 servings of fruits and 4-6 servings of veggies can make wonders while you reduce weight through a regular program.

NOTE: Stay away from processed grain products such as white bread and deep fried processed food. 

Reduce weight lifestyle

Limit intake of grain products or those high in carbohydrates to a serving size of 1 ounce or 1/2 cup. Better your understanding about serving sizes or click here for the exact image description on serving size.

To learn about nutrition with a list of essential food, food required in moderate quantity and food that you must limit while trying to lose weight you must visit THE NEW ERA OF NUTRITION FOR WEIGHT LOSS.

2. Metabolism:

A higher rate of metabolism ensures that you can burn more calories than any one else. Learn how to get higher metabolic rate which also depends on genes, body weight, body fat% and calories taken in and burnt out.

3. Exercise:

To burn calories in a way that you not only lose fat but also build muscle and so reduce weight faster, you must combine cardio, aerobics and strength training. Make sure all your exercise routine is performed at a high intensity.

Let me share a simple fact for you to understand the intensity at which you workout. If you are running out of breath while doing your workout then you are at high intensity. Whereas, if you can still talk while you workout you are doing a low intensity workout which takes longer time for you to lose weight.

Cardio could include below exercises:

Reduce weight lifestyle

Each done for 30 seconds and the entire routine repeated for 3 sets will give great results.

  • Power skip
  • Stair climb
  • Running
  • High knees
  • Inchworm
  • Butt kick
  • Jumping jack
  • Mountain climber
  • Tuck jumps
  • Burpee
  • Single-leg burpee
  • Squat jump
  • Skater’s lunge
  • Plank jacks
  • Bicycle
  • Sprinter sit up

You can also check for the best exercise routine for weight loss which I am sure will not let you get bored of workouts any more and the best part is you don’t need any equipment. These are the exercises that have helped me and surely bring wonders to your the journey to reduce weight.

Reduce weight lifestyle

Aerobics could include exercise routines that raises your heart rate and burn calories. They require more oxygen during your workout and allows your metabolism to go at a peak level even at resting phase after workout (for even 20-24 hours). These could be:

  • Running
  • Walking fast
  • Swimming
  • Biking
  • Aerobic dance classes

Strength training would include exercises that will boost your metabolism when your muscles contract more and burn much more calories when they rest. These workouts also increase the size of your muscles and helps in a faster metabolic rate. These would include:

  • Body weight workouts
  • Yoga
  • Pilates

Increasing activities during the day is another easy way to ensure that you burn more calories which would include activities like:

  • Walking
  • Taking more steps to communicate with colleagues
  • Climbing stairs every time instead of taking lifts
  • Parking your car or bike far away from the company gate

Remember, when your body gets used to a routine workout you will notice that you reach weight loss plateaus, and to deal with such situations it is easy when you change your workout or exercise patterns and also increase the duration of workouts at least by 15-30 minutes every day. Try and mix -match your workouts:

  • Walking slow for 10 minutes, then speed walk for 20 minutes, aerobics for 20 minutes and then strength training for 30 minutes and then end up with stretching or yoga for 10 minutes
  • Next week or after 2-3 days, you could start with yoga and then end with your slow walk (doing the above workouts in a reverse direction).

The slight change in your workout routine will make sure that you do not get stuck in any kind of plateau and also allows you to stay away from boredom of doing the same workout.

4. Track your weight loss:

  • Measure your weight in a weighing machine [every alternate day]
  • Measure your inches [every month]
  • Measure your fat % and BMI (Body Mass Index) after every 3-4 months
  • Consult your doctor if you have difficulty losing weight. It could be health condition that does not allow you to lose weight.
  • Make sure you intake the right amount of calorie from the right food as per your weight.

5. Sleep hours:

Reduce weight lifestyle

It is recommended to sleep for 7-9 hours during the night and during this time do make sure you are away from any light or sound source like electronics that might disturb your sleep.

6. Stay motivated:

Reduce weight lifestyle

Start your day with a motivational video or a talk with your partner or try creating a health and fitness loving group so as to stay motivated about your weight loss program and even to maintain your weight that you have recently lost.

I always listen to motivational videos and then kick start with my morning workouts. Also love watching fitness and healthy nutritional plans to make sure that I must maintain my weight which I achieved after a long hard work.

And yes keep reading articles for weight loss like this one to stay inclined and moving towards your target weight.

If you are interested in the exercise routine you can visit here to get an entire weight loss workout plan for a week that includes cardio, strength and power workouts.

Keep coming back for more as I want to share everything I learn while I follow my lifelong fitness program. Stay fit and eat healthy.

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