Diets

Macrobiotic diet – philosophy in the kitchen

Macrobiotic diet – philosophy in the kitchen

Diet basics The basis of the macrobiotic diet is to maintain a balance between cooling (or yin) and warming (or yang) foods. The first group includes very sweet foods or milk, the second – fish and spices. The basis for the division of products is their pH, cultivation method, color, […]

How to start losing weight?

How to start losing weight?

The decision to start losing weight often comes surprisingly easy. For some people, the critical look at the mirror is enough, for others health is the main concern, and for others simply the desire to fit into the clothes in the lower size. While the decision itself is not a […]

How to eat better in 5 steps

How to eat better in 5 steps

Eating better, what does that mean? Eat less? Eat more? Eat fancy meals? The art of proper nutrition is to provide our body with all the substances it needs using a possibly moderate calorie content. It’s much better then to replace intaking 2000kcal of sweets and highly processed products with […]

Egg diet – is it healthy and effective?

Egg diet – is it healthy and effective?

An egg is an excellent source of complete and easily assimilable protein. It contains all the essential amino acids, which our body can not produce by itself and therefore they must be provided with diet sources. Egg protein is considered to be a reference protein, i.e. a reference for determining […]

What to eat for potency? Diet for increasing libido

What to eat for potency? Diet for increasing libido

The causes of libido problems can be plenty. Cardiovascular diseases – hypertension and atherosclerosis – are often the source of problems. Sometimes neurological disorders, diabetes, multiple sclerosis, hormonal disorders, psychological problems, as well as medications (in heart disease, hypertension, depression) are to blame. Diet for libido – what to avoid?What […]

The best diets during the menopause

The best diets during the menopause

For many women, menopause is a difficult time, which usually falls between 45 and 55 years of age and is associated with a gradual loss of fertility. Numerous physical and hormonal changes taking place in the body often translate into a worse mental state. However, the menopause is not only […]

Tomato diet

Tomato diet

Tasty, shapely, ripe tomatoes from the bush are a wonderful feast for our palate. On a summer sunny day we can enjoy them in the garden. There are many ways to prepare them and they help us lose weight! You can lose as much as 2 kg in a week! […]

Eat soup and lose weight

Eat soup and lose weight

Eating soup is conducive to health and maintaining a healthy figure, so the soup diet is a sensation. It allows you to lose up to 9 kg in a week. Check the rules of the soup diet! Soup diet – where does it come from?Soup diet – rulesSoup diet – […]

Diet and beautiful skin

Diet and beautiful skin

What you eat not only translates into how you feel – but also how you look like. And this applies not only to your figure but also to your complexion. To make it look young and radiant, you don’t have to use expensive creams or expensive treatments. All you need […]

Brussels sprouts – why kids shouldn’t hate them!

Brussels sprouts – why kids shouldn’t hate them!

Brussels sprouts resemble a small cabbage, but despite its miniature size, it matches its larger cousin in terms of nutritional properties and values. Brussels sprouts, which were formed from the intersection of kale and cabbage, have, among others anti-cancer fertility improving properties. Check what health effects Brussels sprouts have! Brussels […]

Jam – your sweet friend in the kitchen!

Jam – your sweet friend in the kitchen!

Jams are known and liked by many of us. The assortment of jams is unusually wide – we have single-fruit ones, multi-fruit ones, low or high in added sugar content. Choosing good quality jam is really difficult. Check how many calories jam have and other interesting things about it! How […]

Diet to support your thyroid glands!

Diet to support your thyroid glands!

Hypothyroidism causes metabolic disorders and this is why diet is so important in the treatment process. To improve metabolism you should mainly increase iodine consumption. How should a hypothyroidism diet be composed? Diet in hypothyroidismHypothyroidism diet and iodineHypothyroidism diet – banned productsHypothyroidism diet at its basis Diet in hypothyroidism The […]

Millet flakes in the diet

Millet flakes in the diet

Millet flakes have many properties, they do not contain gluten, they provide valuable B group vitamins and minerals and are a good source of energy. They can be used to make nutritious breakfast or eaten between the main meals as the addition to light desserts. Millet flakes are most often […]

Diet for cholesterol

Diet for cholesterol

When your cholesterol level is out of the norm, the first thing you should do is change your diet. Often, the results improve after just 3 months of using the anti-cholesterol diet. What to eat to lower your cholesterol? Why is cholesterol dangerous? An anticholesterol diet is a powerful weapon […]

Getting blood sugar level back in order!

Getting blood sugar level back in order!

How to include products which lower the blood sugar level in your daily diet? We will show it today! This way you will regulate your glucose level and avoid diabetes. Why we need a good blood sugar level?Vegetables effectively reduce blood sugar levelsPeople with elevated sugar levels should eat cerealSpices […]

What is the best diet to take care of your nervous system?

What is the best diet to take care of your nervous system?

The MIND diet is a diet that aims to improve brain and nervous system function. It shows promising results in the prevention of Alzheimer’s disease, which affects many elderly people. The MIND diet not only affects the mind but also has health-promoting effects in other areas. It is also easy […]

Omega diet principles

Omega diet principles

The omega diet consists of consuming healthy omega-3 fatty acids, which are found among others in fish, some oils, green vegetables and poultry. Omega-3 fats protect our heart and reduce the risk of cancer, but unbalanced consumption of healthy fats can cause obesity and cardiovascular disease. Check out what a […]

Why you should eat more bananas?

Why you should eat more bananas?

Bananas are fruits that contain many minerals and numerous vitamins. Bananas are primarily a treasury of potassium, which is why people struggling with hypertension should reach for them. Bananas will also help children with ulcers and diarrhoea. However, banana peel is a proven way for warts, mosquito bites and teeth […]

Eating well over the festive period

Eating well over the festive period

It’s not difficult to over eat and drink at Christmas and the new year period. We are faced with temptation everywhere from tubs of discounted chocolates in the supermarket, mince pies, Christmas cakes and puddings, to an array of alcohol which tends to lend itself to Christmas such as spiced […]

Ketogenic diet – a low carbohydrate diet

Ketogenic diet – a low carbohydrate diet

The ketogenic diet is included in high-fat and low-carbohydrate diets. If you want to feel extremely light and feel great, turn off carbohydrates from your daily menu and replace them with fat. This method is used, among others in the treatment of drug-resistant epilepsy in children. What’s ketogenic diet?Ketogenic (ketogenic) […]

Understanding the Low FODMAP diet

Understanding the Low FODMAP diet

I’m writing from experience. Not from following the low FODMAP diet for myself, but doing it for my 16-year-old daughter. This means I am living and breathing it and cooking or preparing FODMAP friendly meals. This has been a challenge. As a nutritionist it goes against everything I believe in […]

The Mediterranean Diet: What is it and why is it good for us?

The Mediterranean Diet: What is it and why is it good for us?

Anyone interested in their diet, health and wellbeing may have heard a lot about the Mediterranean diet. Anyone who has experienced some health issues for example high blood pressure, stroke or stroke risk and diabetes, and have received dietary advice may also have heard about the Mediterranean diet. The Mediterranean […]

What is IIFYM?

What is IIFYM?

IIFYM is becoming a very famous abbreviation, but what does it mean and why is it so popular? Read all about this specific way of eating in today’s blog! IIFYM in nutshell IIFYM stands for ‘If It Fits Your Macros’ and simply said it’s a principle in which you do […]

Bran – types and properties

Bran – types and properties

Bran is the seed husk remaining after grinding cereal grains. Bran is the most valuable part of the grain that has many properties and nutritional values. Bran should be especially appreciated by people with diabetes and high blood cholesterol. They should also be included in the diet of overweight and […]

Big Without Fat

Big Without Fat

You want to get big? That will require a lot of heavy lifting, both in the gym and in the kitchen. The gym part is relatively simple, just not easy. Plenty of bulking programs have been published on the sport websites and forums. I suggest picking one written by a coach […]

Food and nutrients to support healthy hair

Food and nutrients to support healthy hair

IntroductionStructure of hairHair growthFood and nutrients to keep hair healthyOverconsumption of foods and nutrients that can cause hair issuesConclusionsReference Introduction The hair on our head is our crowning glory! We strive to have thick lustrous hair that looks and feels healthy. Our hair is very personal to us and we […]

Food and nutrients to support healthy skin

Food and nutrients to support healthy skin

Structure of skinSkins reflects our health and nutritional statusWhy diet is important for skin healthHydration!Omega fatty acidsIronVitaminsBenefits of supplements Structure of skin Our skin’s structure consists of several layers of different types of cells. The outer most layer exposed to the outside world is the epithelium which along with the […]

Easy-to-digest diet

Easy-to-digest diet

Easily digestible diet is often used, among others with various diseases, primarily related to the digestive system. However, it is recommended to everyone, regardless of age. What does this diet look like? What products should be served on a light-duty plate? Also check out the easy-to-digest menu for a week […]

Macrobiotic diet

Macrobiotic diet

Macrobiotic diet is a way of nutrition that originates from Chinese philosophy. It adheres to the principle of two Jin and Yang forces that are in balance with each other. According to her principles, the diet is part of the philosophical and spiritual system. It is expected to provide health […]

“Don’t starve”… or maybe you should?

“Don’t starve”… or maybe you should?

The interest in training at the gym, which significantly affect, for example, the improvement and aesthetics of the figure, should be associated with increasing knowledge about nutrition. And so it is more and more often that the exercisers have very good awareness of, among others, quality, degree of processing or […]

Protein-fat breakfast – hot or not?

Protein-fat breakfast – hot or not?

Recently, breakfasts in the form of protein and fat have become an inherent element of a large portion of people interested in nutrition. Does their reputation have any support and it is worth introducing them into the menu? Protein-fat breakfast – why you should care?Nocebo effect ?And what about the […]

Mediterranean diet

Mediterranean diet

The Mediterranean diet is the least controversial of all diets, the most balanced and with the most supporters – among doctors, dieticians, as well as people who value a healthy lifestyle and train at the gym. What are its main assumptions? What effects can the Mediterranean diet bring? What is […]

Apple detox

Apple detox

Does the popularity of the apple diet testify to its effectiveness and high level of safety? What is the role of apples in the process of slimming? Is the apple diet an effective plan to cleanse the body and reduce body fat? Find out the answer to these and more […]

“Dąbrowska” diet

“Dąbrowska” diet

The Dąbrowska diet is a type of low-calorie diet. Strictly describes it in duration or type of products recommended and prohibited. It is also a way of vegetable and fruit detox, which would really be good for each of us. Where did the Dabrowska diet come from? Is it safe? […]