Breakfast Cereal

This is why you should make your own Breakfast Cereal.

Soniya Nikam, MS, RD.

Soniya Nikam, MS, RD.

Nutrition Consultant, Content Lead & Editor of DawaiBox Health Reads at DawaiBox
She is a Registered Dietitian who does not believe in dieting; She has a Master's Degree in Nutrition but she is not your "I know it all Nutrition Guru!"; She loves food but loves talking about food even more. Her articles are a direct reflection of her personal quest where nutrition science meets real life! Oh, and she is owned by a 3 m.o. naughty kitten :)
Soniya Nikam, MS, RD.

Breakfast Cereal, the thing that your kid wants to eat for breakfast, lunch and for dinner… Fun fact, the very first breakfast cereal was actually invented by Dr. Kellogs to keep his psychiatric patients distracted and calm! He figured that spicy food was making them act out more so he put them on a bland […]

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Weekend Weight Gain

How to avoid “Weekend Weight Gain” Trap!

Mubashira Chaiwala, Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator

Mubashira Chaiwala, Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator

Mubashira is a Certified Diabetes Educator and a Dietitian with specialization in Clinical and more specifically Renal Nutrition. She also has a certification in nutrition and exercise for fitness. Having addressed issues like weight management, diabetes management, and lifestyle disorders, her health mantra is "encourage healthy eating and conscious well being for better living!"
Mubashira Chaiwala, Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator

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  The entire week we strive hard to stick to our diet regime, but on weekends the diet is taken for a toss and our efforts get wasted. Don’t let the weekend ruin your progress of weight management. Here are few smart tips that will make sure you stick to your plan even on weekends: […]

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Food Vs Supplements

Produce Vs. Pills? The Never-ending Nutrition Debate.

Shiren Janus, RD.

Shiren Janus, RD.

A mother, A Registered Dietitian, a food enthusiast and a globe trotter- all rolled in one! Shiren is trying to help people (and herself) find the right balance in between, one post at a time.
Shiren Janus, RD.

“The million-dollar question, literally!” People, in general these days, tend to be aware and have heard of nutrition supplements. Even my Nani has heard of popular brands, selling different nutrients to people over the counter or via lucrative multi-level marketing and pyramid schemes. Thanks to prime-time TV adverts. Now to jump right in, we need […]

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Veganism

Being Vegan: Everything you need to know about Veganism!

Abha Sardesai, Nutritionist, Food Blogger.

Abha Sardesai, Nutritionist, Food Blogger.

Abha is a Food Science and Nutrition graduate and currently pursuing M.Sc. in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics. She calls herself an amateur food and health blogger and an extremely big foodie at heart. For her food is not just about calories, carbohydrates and fats; it is a way of life! Abha truly believes that no food is unhealthy, what can be unhealthy is our attitude towards it... So if we correct our attitude, we can enjoy all those yummy foods :)
Abha Sardesai, Nutritionist, Food Blogger.

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Hello everyone! I hope you’ve had a great Diwali with all your loved ones besides you! Now that festivities are over, many of you must have gotten back to your original diet regimes or some of you would want to go on a diet because you’ve put on a lot of weight. In the recent […]

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Worried about what Diwali will do to your waistline?

Disti Vira, Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator

Disti Vira, Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator

Her fitness mantra is “do not start with a diet that has an expiration date, instead, focus on a healthy lifestyle that will last forever”. Disti has completed post graduation in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics. She isalso a certified Diabetes Educator.
She iskeen on bringing together her acquired knowledge on nutrition and other health aspects with people’s goals to achieve a healthy life. For her fitness is not being better than someone else; it’s about being better than who we used to be. “We don’t have to be great to start, but we have to start to be great". So give your best!
Disti Vira, Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator

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Wohoo ! Our favorite festival DIWALI is around the corner, and I’m sure all of us are done with a lot of shopping, beauty treatments, lighting up the house, cleaning each corner and exchanging sweets ,isn’t it? Well above all, I’m super excited to wear my new bunch of Indian dresses this Diwali, but there […]

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Diwali Faral

Celebrating Diwali – With Healthy Faral Recipes!

Abha Sardesai, Nutritionist, Food Blogger.

Abha Sardesai, Nutritionist, Food Blogger.

Abha is a Food Science and Nutrition graduate and currently pursuing M.Sc. in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics. She calls herself an amateur food and health blogger and an extremely big foodie at heart. For her food is not just about calories, carbohydrates and fats; it is a way of life! Abha truly believes that no food is unhealthy, what can be unhealthy is our attitude towards it... So if we correct our attitude, we can enjoy all those yummy foods :)
Abha Sardesai, Nutritionist, Food Blogger.

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Hello everyone! Diwali is around the corner and it’s that time of the year when the streets are lighted up with colourful lights. There are beautiful lanterns of various shapes and sizes hung outside the house, rangolis, lots of people around and obviously the aroma of different delicacies being prepared at home! Being a Foodie, […]

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Is it really wrong to have daal and curd together?

Disti Vira, Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator

Disti Vira, Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator

Her fitness mantra is “do not start with a diet that has an expiration date, instead, focus on a healthy lifestyle that will last forever”. Disti has completed post graduation in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics. She isalso a certified Diabetes Educator.
She iskeen on bringing together her acquired knowledge on nutrition and other health aspects with people’s goals to achieve a healthy life. For her fitness is not being better than someone else; it’s about being better than who we used to be. “We don’t have to be great to start, but we have to start to be great". So give your best!
Disti Vira, Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator

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Did you know that wrong food combinations can cause severe gastric issues? Since childhood my mom taught me what combinations I should not take together.  She never allowed us to have milk and fruits together, daal and curd together, and for a lot of people it is no fish and milk products together. I always […]

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Fight Cold, Cough & Flu with home remedies [kadha]

Abha Sardesai, Nutritionist, Food Blogger.

Abha Sardesai, Nutritionist, Food Blogger.

Abha is a Food Science and Nutrition graduate and currently pursuing M.Sc. in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics. She calls herself an amateur food and health blogger and an extremely big foodie at heart. For her food is not just about calories, carbohydrates and fats; it is a way of life! Abha truly believes that no food is unhealthy, what can be unhealthy is our attitude towards it... So if we correct our attitude, we can enjoy all those yummy foods :)
Abha Sardesai, Nutritionist, Food Blogger.

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Hello everyone! Monsoon is about to end but has given us many infections such as cold, flu, digestion complaints, etc. while bidding adieu. So, I bring to you 4 simple Kadha recipes from my Granny’s kitchen to help you combat these infections! Kadha or a decoction drink is made up from boiling the herbs and […]

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5 recipes to try this Ganesh Chaturthi!

Abha Sardesai, Nutritionist, Food Blogger.

Abha Sardesai, Nutritionist, Food Blogger.

Abha is a Food Science and Nutrition graduate and currently pursuing M.Sc. in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics. She calls herself an amateur food and health blogger and an extremely big foodie at heart. For her food is not just about calories, carbohydrates and fats; it is a way of life! Abha truly believes that no food is unhealthy, what can be unhealthy is our attitude towards it... So if we correct our attitude, we can enjoy all those yummy foods :)
Abha Sardesai, Nutritionist, Food Blogger.

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Hello everyone! Happy Ganesh Chaturthi to all of you! So as you know, it is that time of the year when Ganpati Bappa comes to our homes and blesses us with his best wishes. All of us are pleased seeing Bappa’s idols at our homes or at different pandals. What amuses me most about Ganesh […]

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Did you know “Food” can make you lazy?

Shivali Chauhan, Nutritionist.

Shivali Chauhan, Nutritionist.

Nutritionist, Founder at Diet & Health Directives
With 10 years of experience in the field of nutrition, Shivali specializes in Therapeutic and Sports Nutrition. She is also a founder of Diet & Health Directives. You can reach her at: shivalichauhan8@gmail.com
Shivali Chauhan, Nutritionist.

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[banner id=”1059″] Hello everyone! Today we are going to talk about something which everyone faces at one point of time or other…Laziness! My officemate and good friend Shivangi is someone who is working full time, attending college and prepping for competitive exams! Her biggest concern is despite eating healthy and exercising she still feels sleepy […]

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