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What kind of food should we take in our daily routine? Suggest some effective diet plans?

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What kind of food to add on to our daily menu..
Posted Thu, 23 Aug 2012 in Diet Plans
Answered by Dr. Chandra Shekhar Sharma 1 hour later

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Our diet should be balanced.

A balanced diet contains Proteins, Carbohydrates, Fats, Dietary Fiber, Vitamins and minerals in proper proportion. Our water intake should be sufficient.

Protein molecules are composed of amino acids. About ten amino acids are essential. Our body can't produce essential amino acids internally. Thus our diet should contain all essential amino acids in our diet.

Neither cereals nor pulses contains all amino acids in it. Some essential amino acids are present in cereals, while other are present in pulses. Thus cereals as well as pulses, both are required in our diet.

You can contact a dietitian to plan your diet as per your daily requirement.

Thanks for posting your query.

Hope you found my response to your query informative and helpful.

If you have further concerns in this regard, I would be happy to discuss those with you as well.

With good wishes,

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