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Saturday, 28 April 2012

Best Juices For Summer

Apart from all their nutritional qualities, juices are very delicious and a few of them have a very unique taste. Not only they are hundred percent natural but are simple to make and prepare. You can join several fruit juices and have yourself a cocktail even. Drinking your veggies is a suitable way to add powerful plant-based nutrients to your diet.

*Sugarcane Juice- it gives you immediate energy and has a refreshing effect.

*Lemon Juice: - Lemon juice has an effect on digestive system additional than anything else. Many diabetics have a inferior amount of stomach acid than others, and the acid in lemon juice can help counteract that deficiency. 

*Orange Juice/ Mosambi Juice- They contain high levels of Vitamin C which is very nourishing for you skin

*Beetroot Juice: - Beetroot Juice helps in the development and making of red blood cells. This particular juice as well helps those patients having memory losses or face problem concentrating. Beetroot Juice is mainly helpful in decreasing the damage done due to menstrual and menopausal problems.

Mango Juice: - Mango Juice contains high level of antioxidant which helps prevent different types of cancer. This particular juice helps in the sanitization of your blood leading to a healthy and a happy life. Mango juice is also helpful for your kidneys. It can be mixed with numerous other types of fruit juices for example kiwi and banana.

Tomato Juice:-The lycopene in tomato juice appears to lesser the risk of prostate cancer. Vegetable juice has far less sugar and less calories than the typical fruit juice.

Apple Juice: - Improves heart health and lung function and is good for liver and guts.

Pomegranate Juice: - Improves heart health by lowering  blood pressure.

Watermelon Juice: - Watermelon juice helps lose weight quickly, securely and naturally. It is the solution you can trust to help you get back in shape without starvation without any drastic diet, without going to the gym and without suffering from low energy. It is the greatest way to lose weight that Mother Nature has to offer.

                                     sent to us by
                          Mrs Janvi Desai ( Dietician)


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Heart Disease-No 1 Killer In Women

When you hear the term 'Heart Disease,' what is your first reaction? Like many women, you may think, “That’s a man’s disease” or “Not my problem.”
But here is The Heart Truth: Heart disease is the number one killer of women . Most women don’t know this. But it is vital that you know it—and know what it means for you.

One woman dies almost every minute from Heart Disease.Yet Studies Show that only 21%One woman view Heart Disease as Health Threat.

Worldwide 8.6 million women die of heart disease each year, accounting for a third of all deaths in women. With all the risk factors common to men additionally use of Oral Contraceptive pills is there in women. So women should be educated about everything they need to know about their heart.

According to statistics, the mortality rate among women suffering from cardiovascular diseases is also higher than that of men across the world, including India. The main reason behind the increased mortality rate in women is the changes in lifestyle in metropolitan cities. In big cities women are working late shifts and more and more women are taking help of smoking and drinking to deal with the stress of personal and professional life.

'Risk Factors'

1) Non Modifiable : Age , Family history and sex.

2) Modifiable :
High blood pressure, High cholesterol, Obesity , smoking, Alcohol, Unhealthy Diet, Stress and depression, Sedentary lifestyle.

Following are the Risk Factors That Play a Bigger Role in Women.
These factors affect both men and women, but doctors are finding that they may have a bigger impact on women:

a) Diabetes. This in particular is a more potent risk factor for women. Women who have diabetes have a four to five times more elevated risk for heart disease.

b) Birth Control Pills : Studies show that women who use high-dose birth control pills are more likely to have a heart attack or stroke because blood clots are more likely to form in the blood vessels.

Much of this information comes from studies of birth control pills containing higher doses of hormones than those commonly used today. Still, the risks of using low-dose pills are not fully known.
Therefore, if you are now taking any kind of birth control pill or are considering using one, keep these guidelines in mind: Don’t mix smoking and “the pill.” If you smoke cigarettes, make a serious effort to quit. If you cannot quit, choose a different form of birth control.

Unusual fatigue, Sleep disturbance , shortness of breath ,Indigestion , anxiety.

'You and Your Doctor: A Heart Healthy Partnership'

"ASK AND YOU GET!" Tell your doctor you want to keep your heart healthy and would like help in achieving that goal. Ask questions about your chances of developing heart disease and how you can lower your risk.
A wholistic approach combining Allopathy, Ayurveda, Homoeopathy , Naturopathy, Yoga , and Lifestyle modifications can save your heart.

If you eat a nutritious diet, engage in regular physical activity, maintain a healthy weight, and stop smoking, you will improve your heart health. No matter what heart disease risk factors you have—or how many—you will greatly benefit from taking action in these four areas. If you already have heart disease, you can lessen its severity by following this plan.

True, you may need to take other steps to prevent or control heart disease. For example, if you have diabetes, you also will need to keep your blood sugar levels under control. But following a heart healthy eating plan, controlling your weight ,and engaging in more physical activity will help you keep your blood sugar at healthy levels. These steps will also help reduce your chances of developing high blood pressure or high blood cholesterol.

So Women , lets respond with one voice to the health crises of womens heart disease by creating awareness amongst ourselves.

NEWS-"Actress Elizabeth Banks promotes American Heart Association campaigns to spread awareness of Heart Disease in Women, Their No-1 Killer".

sent to us by,
Dr Rohinee A Motwani
Consultant Cardiac Rehabilitation (India)