Cinnamon

Cinnamon: Spice your way up to a better health!

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.

“Cinnamon, reminds me of winter mornings, a perfect of cup freshly brewed coffee with a warm cinnamon bun…pure heaven! Another distinct memory I have of cinnamon is of a little neighborhood girl (imagine snot bubbles oozing out of her nose) who used to chew on a whole cinnamon stick (she loved doing that!)… gross!   […]

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Hidden Sodium, now revealed !!

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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Doctor prescribed a low sodium diet… you readily but with a heavy heart cut down on salt in food, cut down on papads and also stopped eating your favorite Achar (😢)… But the BP doesn’t seem to come down what so ever! WHY?? Sodium is a mineral found naturally in foods. It is a one […]

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Truth or Myth: Ghee is “Heart Attack on a plate”!

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.

Which is the one advise that you get showered with most after being diagnosed with any kind of heart disease?  “Sharmaji, now you must cut down on Ghee and oily stuff!” “Sharmaji, now you must cut down on Ghee and oily stuff!” Isn’t that so? Now, why Ghee? What is Ghee REALLY? Ghee, a close […]

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A Dietitian’s Verdict: “Which is the best Oil For Cooking?”

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.

Despite being a dietitian, just like many of you, I find asking myself this same question every time I am in the oil aisle of a grocery shop; “What oil should I buy? Which one is the best for me and my family’s health?” Though I have duly studied Nutrition for 6 years and even […]

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5 things that WILL increase your cholesterol levels!

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.

Last time we talked about things that will not increase your cholesterol levels, so naturally, it makes sense if I give you a list of things that will actually make you more prone to hypercholesterolemia, isn’t it? So without any further due, here is the list of 5 things that are responsible for increasing your […]

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5 things that will NOT increase your cholesterol levels!

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.

Have you or your loved ones been diagnosed with high blood cholesterol? If yes then I am sure you get your fair share of health advises not just from your doctor but also from your aunt, her next door neighbor, neighbor’s in-laws, everybody withing your 10 km radius and their dogs! “You can not eat […]

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