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The Goodness of Nature in a Bottle – by Amway

Today, owing to hectic lifestyle people lead, being health conscious has become the latest mantra. I try my best to keep myself fit and healthy. Lately, following veganism is the healthiest choice I have made for life. During these past few months I have noticed the benefits of leading a vegan lifestyle are immense.

For a long and sustainable life, you must take all measures to keep fit and healthy. It is not only necessary to look good outside, but also essential to take care of your internal health too.

Most of us ignore our body from the inside. You may look healthy on the outside, but have poor internal health. go Check your vitamin levels through diagnostic tests to check if you are fit internally. If you are vitamin deficient and require nutritional supplements, you may take proper measures. I would always support finding good and right food to clear out all deficiencies. http://crug-glas.co.uk/gallery/_w6a8750/ Food is medicine.

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But for some reason you can’t have enough of healthy food or it’s really difficult for you to eat those natural food then Amway can become your partner that would provide you with all nutritional solutions.

 

I am saying this because recently I had attended an interactive and enlightens session by Amway and there I learnt the immense Benefits of Amway’s Nutrilite Supplements.

Sharing below some benefits of Amway Nutrilite Traditional Herbs Range, which sets them apart from other brands in the market.

1} Catered for the Indian Market

Taking on to the prime minister’s “Make in India” initiative, Amway has indigenously developed its nutritional supplements for Indian consumers. With the manufacturing facility in Tamil Nadu, Amway ensured nationwide reach to all its consumers.

2} Seed to supplement approach:

Amway manufactures all its products on the seed to supplement approach. They have stringent processes that consists of several quality checks which in turn ensures the right procedure is followed in product manufacturing.

s3} Maintains high safety, purity and potency standards:

Amway manufactures its products based on 3 foundation pillars which are purity, safety and potency. To maintain purity, Amway Nutrilite ensures growing, harvesting, and processing plants only in certified organic farms. To ensure safety, Nutrilite products are extensively formulated, researched, and tested before reaching out to its customers. Good manufacturing products are followed to ensure quality, proper identification, and safety on consumers.
The active ingredients and Non-GMO range help determine the potency standards of Amway Nutrilite. These herbal supplements are prepared through certified Non-GMO sources to ensure safety and protect from health hazards. These supplements are prepared from active ingredients that are extracted directly from traditional herbs, thereby promising complete efficacy of the product.

Product Range of Amway Nutrilite Supplements:

The Amway Nutrilite Herbal Supplements mainly comprise of 4 products namely:

• Nutrilite Brahmi
• Nutrilite Amalaki
• Nutrilite Tulsi
• Nutrilite Ashwagandha

These nutritional supplements come in bottles containing http://beaujolaisbistro.com/magic-mushrooms-a-look-at-the-allure-of-truffles/embed/ 60 tablets in each variant. Priced at INR 649, these herbal supplements are compliant to Food and Safety Standards, and Nutraceutical Regulations.

These herbal supplements are completely safe to consume and do not have any side effects as claimed by the brand. Amway is known to have helped millions of people with its dietary and vitamin supplements. If you haven’t started using them yet, bring home a pack of these beneficial nutritional supplements, and you may see the difference.

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Insights on Facts and Myths on Thyroid: Creating an awareness

Let me share a story of a friend before I begin with the factual knowledge

Being happily married for a year, she and her hubby thought it was time to take their family forward and bring a joy of life in this world. But uncertainty struck them when they were not conceiving. Her menstrual cycles were irregular and she started putting on oodles of weight for no reason. At first, she dismissed these two factors blaming it on the stressful lives that we lead. However, repeated incidences got them worried and they head straight to the gynaecologist.

The first thing the doctor told her was to take a thyroid profile test. Post test result she turned out to be positive for thyroid disorder.

I had the opportunity to attend thyroid awareness event, which threw light on many lesser known facts about thyroid disorder.

What is Hypothyroidism and Thyroweight?

At this event, popular celebrity face Juhi Chawla and famous endocrinologist Dr Shehla present were present to create an awareness on Hypothyroidism and living a healthy life along with it.

Like Dr Shehla said, every 1 in 10 people are diagnosed with thyroid disorder, hypothyroidism being the most common of all. Hypothyroidism is a disorder of thyroid gland where this gland fails to produce enough thyroid hormone. This mainly occurs due to an underactive thyroid gland. Hypothyroidism when left undiagnosed or untreated leads to severe damages to the brain, liver, kidneys, and reproductive system.

The term “Thyroweight” is associated with “Hypothyroidism”, as the first symptom associated with this disorder which is weight gain and tiredness. Since in hypothyroidism , the thyroid gland mainly affects the metabolic rate in our body, it is hugely associated with low activity and hence more weight gain. Today, there are several medical experts like Dr Shehla and celebrities like Juhi Chawala who talk and advice on how to manage thyroweight and live life healthy with hypothyroidism. In fact, in the event I attended, Juhi also shared that her husband, father in law and her make up artist had thyroid disorder too and they are all doing fine in life by taking one small pill everyday.

Symptoms of Hypothyroidism

Some of the common symptoms of Hypothyrodism are:

  • Unexplained weight gain and Extreme exhaustion and fatigue (Thyroweight)
  • Swelling in the legs, hands, and face
  • Hair loss
  • Constipation
  • Changes in voice
  • Insomnia
  • Mood swings
  • Menstrual cycle irregularities in women

Causes of Hypothyroidism

  • Auto-immune disorders
  • Removal of thyroid gland
  • Hereditary
  • Pituitary gland disorder
  • Excess iodine intake
  • Congenital defects

Diagnosis and Treatment of Hypothyroidism

Once you experience the symptoms you must go to a doctor to have him prescribe you a TSH test. This is one of the best blood tests available to diagnose hypothyroidism. If you are diagnosed with Hypothyroidism, your endocrinologist will prescribe you thyroid supplements.

For more information please visit  thyroidindia.com

Hypothyroidism and Pregnancy

Hormones related to pregnancy further bring down thyroid hormone levels in the body and adequate care must be given to maintain the required levels of TSH in the blood. During pregnancy, TSH is constantly monitored and medications are prescribed if required. Untreated hypothyroidism in pregnant women can cause complications like still birth, hypertension, anaemia, cardiovascular disorders, mental retardation, low IQ, and low birth weight.

You must too not ignore the symptoms if you experience them and get yourselves checked- #ruleoutThyroweight

 

Disclaimer: I attended a discussion on thyroid awareness facilitated by Abbott India Limited. Any opinion expressed in this blog is my personal opinion and not the opinion of Abbott India Limited. Abbott India Limited does not assume any liability for the content of the blog. The blog post is not meant to be a replacement for a doctor consultation, nor is it a medical recommendation or prescription of treatment for people having thyroid problems. Any reader of this blog suffering from thyroid problems should specifically consult his/her doctor for the same and follow the suggested course of treatment.

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Windmill Festival – Save the Date

Are you ready for some fun this December?

Then here you go. 

SAVE THE DATE for the Windmill Festival  is here to add to some fun.

Windmill Festival – ‘India’s First International Children’s Festival’ is back. The second season of the festival is scheduled to be held on December 16th and 17th, 2017 at Jio Garden, BKC in Mumbai. The festival is a joint initiative between Event Capital (a Laqshya Media Group Company) and Tribe Asia. Aimed at children of all age groups, Windmill Festival has something to offer for everyone – from toddlers to teens and even their parents! The festival is co-powered by India Gate Brown Basmati Rice and held in association with Asian Paints Kids’ World (Décor Partner) Avon cycles (Associate Partner), Hypercity (Retail Partner) and Sony YAY!(Happiness Partner).

Festival tickets: Tickets are live on Bookmyshow |
Child – Rs 600 per day
Adult – Rs 300 per day
Free entry for children below the age of 2

You may visit their website for more details here.

 

The two-day children’s festival will see special performances by artist and TV personality Rob and singers Arjun KanungoDarshan Raval, Akasa SinghBhavya Pandit, Vipin Heero and Raaga Trippin. The festival will also include a day care centre, various play areas, a petting zoo, centre for robotics, a curated section for art, craft, science, sport & music workshops, a concert arena, sports arena, and much more; all categorised to suit the needs of different age groups of children. In addition to all these offerings, toons from Sony YAY!, India’s leading kids entertainment channel – Guru Aur Bhole will also be seen engaging with kids at the festival.

Windmill Festival is specially curated for urban families who are always on the look-out for the next opportunity to spend quality time with their children. While the festival has no age limit, the activities are curated to suit the 0-3, 4-7 and 8-14 age group. The key objective of the festival is to give the urban child an outlet to be creative, gain information and get a recreational experience along with an avenue to spend quality time with their parents and friends in an outdoor setting.

Speaking about the genesis of the festival, Mr. Swaroop Banerjee, CEO, Event Capital, said, “The concept of Windmill Festival is something you’ve never seen in India before. We have curated over 50 workshops for children to sample robotics, aeronautics, comic book making, puppetry, storytelling, pottery, charcoal painting and so much more. We want the child to discover his/her innermost passion and work towards developing it. In addition to the workshops, we have a music stage with performances curated for families. We also have a first of its kind petting zoo where children can pet farm animals.”

I am going to be there with my family. Hope to see you all there having some family time.

A big shout out to the Windmill Festival’s community partner JAMMS. Do follow them on social media Facebook, twitterInstagram and become a part of an awesome mommy community.

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Krazy Kids Karnival : Save the Date

Its the festive time of the year. Each one likes to have fun during the festive season. Most of you might have either planned your vacations, family events or in the process of planning. If you are still thinking what to do this festive season, I am here to help you.

SAVE THE DATE for the Krazy Kids Karnival is here to add to some festive fun.

 

Get the children along and do things…

Enjoy rides… taste exciting food…

Lip smacking desserts…and more.

Parents will enjoy it too.

The Krazy Kids Karnival is here in all its excitement.

Spread over 2 acres of fun space, the event will have interactive fun & learning workshops, amazing live shows, dramatic amusements & adventure camps. Aimed at attracting children aged 0 to 15 alongwith their parents, with wide range of fun activities for the children, tasty treats for the family and great shopping experience for the parents.

Your favorite characters like Chota Bheem, Doraemon, Gajju Bhai, Chacha Bhatija alongwith Guru Aur Bhole will be awaiting your presence with loads of goodies for your children, come join their gang !

The Krazy Kids Karnival is just the place offering 12 hours of non -stop entertainment.

When : 14th & 15th October
Where : City Park , Bandra, BKC.
What time: 11.00 Am – 11.00 Pm.
Entry Rs 200/- Per Kid / Adult, Tickets Live on BookMyShow
Free Entry for Kids below 3 Yrs.

Yo may also Book your tickets at Book My Show.

Follow the Krazy Kids Karnival on Facebook.

For event updates and to know more visit their website www.krazykidskarnival.com

I am going to be there with my family. Hope to see you all there having some family time.

A big shout out to the Krazy Kids Karnival community partner JAMMS. Do follow them on social media Facebook, twitter, Instagram and become a part of an awesome mommy community.

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