1. Microwaving The Food Reduces Its Nutritional Value
It is often believed that steaming the vegetables in the microwave could reduce the nutritional value of the veggie. However, if you use a little bit of water and cover the vegetables, it will actually help in keeping all the vitamins and minerals intact and steam the vegetables in the best possible manner.
2. Organic Food Is More Healthy
Eating anything that is organic isn't okay. Organic snacks eaten in excess, thinking that they are healthy, can cause you more harm than good. An organic chocolate syrup would remain chocolate syrup at the end of the day.
Organic snacks if eaten in excess can cause you more harm than good.3. Salads Are Always The Healthiest Options On The MenuSalads are indeed healthy but all the toppings and dressings that are later added to it like mayonnaise etc. have fats and are high on calorie count. These high calorie products can cause you more than those fries that you are trying to avoid. So try to avoid those creamy sweetened toppings in a salad and go healthy.
4. Egg Yolks Are Bad For Health
Whole egg is high in cholesterol but low in fat. Including the whole egg in your diet will not affect your cholesterol levels or risk of having a heart attack or any other such disease.
Whole egg in your diet will not affect your cholesterol levels
5. Going Vegetarian Will Help You Lose WeightVegetarians also gain weight and eat foods that can cause them weight gain. They might eat foods that have fewer calories than meat but that doesn't mean they don't eat fatty foods. For instance, Mac and cheese can cause more harm than a grilled chicken.
So it's time to get over these food myths by tweaking your diet regimes a bit.
The opinions expressed within this article are the personal opinions of the author. NDTV is not responsible for the accuracy, completeness, suitability, or validity of any information on this article. All information is provided on an as-is basis. The information, facts or opinions appearing in the article do not reflect the views of NDTV and NDTV does not assume any responsibility or liability for the same