She Reads South Asia


Monday, July 18, 2011

The Healthy Indian Diet

Show Me The Curry says: "We are very proud to introduce our first book called “The Healthy Indian Diet” written in collaboration with Dr. Niraj “Raj” Patel. Similar to the highly popular Mediterranean Diet, read about the health benefits of a traditional Indian diet and learn to make small changes in your daily food habits to protect yourself from chronic diseases."                      

I'm looking forward to getting my copy and reviewing it here.

Click here to purchase one for yourself or makes a perfect gift for your loved ones.

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Also check out Dr. Raj Patel's first book - 9 "PRESCRIPTIONS" FOR HEALTHY LIVING (FOR GUJARATIS)

9 "PRESCRIPTIONS" FOR HEALTHY LIVING (FOR GUJARATIS) explains what aspects of the Gujarati-American lifestyle are unhealthy and lead to a higher risk of heart attacks and diabetes, and then describes what good habits can help you prevent disease and make you healthier as you grow into middle age. The author aims to keep it scientific and to keep it simple. He cites studies in the medical literature that support his "prescriptions" for better health, and writes in an easy-to-read, straight-to-the-point style. You will learn new insights like how to breathe deeply to relieve stress (the way most people take deep breaths is wrong and adds to stress), that corn oil is beneficial (perhaps more so than olive and canola oil) and that you can become healthier even if you do not lose any weight. Although 9 "Prescriptions" is written for the Gujarati community, which is majority- vegetarian (and thus, the author does not advocate eating meat), the principles behind his "prescriptions" are universal and can help any man or woman live healthier.