What A Desi dietitian Eats like During Ramadan!

As Ramadan began on the 27 May in most parts of the world, blogs started flowing in. One of the posts I read was what a Muslim dietician eats during Ramadan (linking the article for those interested). Being a Muslim dietician myself, naturally, I was intrigued; first, because no one has ever acknowledged the small…

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Vegetarianism – The Islamic Perspective.

With Ramadan less than a month away, I decided to dedicate my time into researching aspects of Islam I had for so long taken for granted because let’s face it, this information is passed down to us by our parents and grandparents and we assimilate it without much thought. Lately however, there is a huge…

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Why Vegetarianism isn’t worth the Hype.

Before I even begin listing down all the reasons why becoming a vegetarian voluntarily is a not as good an idea as it is put out to be, let it be known that this post isn’t aimed at dissing vegetarians. Having said that, please take everything in light humour. Alright, now we can begin. Long…

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Diet Trends of 2016…

A new year means new resolutions, some reasonable, while some totally over the edge. The most commonly decided resolution with a large umber of people includes losing weight, or eating healthy, or getting fit, or even just simply maintain their fitness levels. With the widespread access to the internet, most people don’t consider it important…

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Winter Wonderland in Your Kitchen

Winter is probably the queen of seasons; or at least in my opinion. One of the high points of winter is all the wonderful produce that comes in during the 4 months that winter lasts (maybe only in Mumbai). Most of the vegetables and fruits that are available in the season are although present throughout…

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Lemon Honey water – Myth v/s Science

All over the world, not region specific, Dietitians will tell you that they come across at least one myth or fad that their clients/patients blindly follow, irrespective of if they know the benefits or not. They may either have read it on the internet, or might have met friend who claims to have had immense…

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