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How does religious diets affect health and illness

Select to download PDF Religion, culture, beliefs, and ethnic customs can influence how patients understand health concepts, how they take care of their health, and how they make decisions related to their health. Without proper training, clinicians may deliver medical advice without understanding how health beliefs and cultural practices influence the way that advice is… Read More »

Health nutrition weight loss diet

Quite simply, obesity results when more calories are consumed than are burned by the body over a long period of time. The National Institutes of Health recommends that patients educate themselves on several nutritional issues to help manage their own diet and nutrition. The basic recommended guidelines for a healthy diet and good nutrition for… Read More »

Thyroid health diet plan

Recommended diets vary across health conditions. Eating well for thyroid disease is on the simpler side. There aren’t many set guidelines to follow. In fact, there is no specific “thyroid diet. That’s exactly what this meal plan strives for. Since your thyroid can affect your weight, it helps to eat a calorie-controlled diet and exercise… Read More »

Health issues caused by a keto diet

How does social media make you feel? Instead of engaging in the next popular diet that would last only a few weeks to months for most people that includes a ketogenic diet, try to embrace change that is sustainable over the long term. Nutrition and colorectal cancer risk: The role of insulin and insulin-like growth… Read More »

Planetary health diet breakfast

Heard of the Planetary Health Diet? If you or someone you love lives on planet earth, this diet might be of interest. Anyone familiar with the Mediterranean, Clean Eating, or the Nordic diets can probably anticipate most of the basic tenets of the Planetary Health Diet. You’ll find the do’s and the don’ts are familiar.… Read More »