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Last Updated : Jan 11,2019
What is Phosphorus?
Phosphorus is a major mineral which works closely with calcium to build our bones. 85% of body’s phosphorus is found in bones and teeth. The remaining 15% is found in various components which aids in bodily functions.
7 Key Functions of Phosphorus
1. Works closely with calcium to build our bones.
2. As a component of enzymes aids in energy, protein and fat metabolism.
3. Build strong bones and teeth.
4. Helps is protein synthesis being a part of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) and ribonucleic acid (RNA).
5. Acts as a buffer – helps to neutralize the acids and maintain pH levels in the body.
6. It works with B vitamins to maintain normal heart rate.
7. Maintains muscles and blood vessels.
A deficiency of phosphorus can lead to a drop in energy and thus weakness and fatigue. Prolonged deficiency will result in brittle bones as well as joint and muscular pain.
The recommended dietary intake of phosphorus is 600 mg / day for an adult, 1200 mg for a pregnant women, 600 mg / day for kids upto 9 years and 800 mg / day for kids from 10 to 18 years.
24 Major food sources of phosphorus:
Since it is available in a variety of foods, deficiency of phosphorus is not very common. Use these phosphorus rich foods to create delicacies like. in your own kitchen and welcome health for your family.
Bajra, Whole Moong and Green Pea Khichdi by Tarla Dalal
You must have heard of Bajra Khichdi, a famous Rajasthani delicacy. While that is a wholesome dish, here is something even more nourishing, fortified with more healthy stuff like whole moong, green peas and tomatoes. These not only add more crunch and tang to the khichdi, but also add more fibre, ir ....
Jowar Bajra Garlic Roti by Tarla Dalal
These taste really good when served piping hot with ghee. . . The tinge of garlic gives a nice twist to these bland rotis. . . Very easy to make and definitely worth a try!
Masoor, Beets, Zucchini , Peppers Lunch Salad, Healthy Veg One Dish Meal by Tarla Dalal
Get set for an exhilarating medley of colours, flavours and textures! Your meal gets healthier when you bring more colours to the table as colourful veggies are loaded with antioxidants.
That’s just what’s been done in this awesome Masoor, Beets, Zucchini, Peppers Lunch Salad.
The fact that ....
Til Laddu, Til Ke Ladoo, Til Gud Ladoo Recipe by Tarla Dalal
There is a traditional charm about this recipe that makes it appeal to everyone! Aromatic ingredients like dry roasted sesame seeds and crushed peanuts are sweetened with jaggery and laced with cardamom to make delicious laddoos. Unlike sugar, jaggery has a distinctive flavour, which complements the ....
03 Jul 19
Bajra Onion Muthia, Bajra Onion Kadhai Muthia by Tarla Dalal
While muthias can be prepared in varied methods ranging from baking and deep-frying to steaming, you will find that cooking them in a kadhai is not only convenient but also gives them a richer flavour and wonderful texture. Here we show you how to make amazing Bajra Onion Muthias using a non-stick k ....
Yam Raita, Farali Suran Raita Recipe by Tarla Dalal
Think beyond the traditional cucumber when making raita. How about using boiled and mashed yam? you are sure to love this unconventional accompaniment.
Vegan Oats and Coconut Milk Pudding by Tarla Dalal
Coconut Milk is being increasingly recognised for its health benefits. With a creamy, pleasant flavour, it adds not just nutrients but also taste to any dish it is used in.
This no-fuss, easy-to-make Vegan Oats and Coconut Milk Pudding is a wonderfully healthy breakfast with a creamy mouth-feel ....
Sunny Side Up Eggs, Breakfast Recipe by Tarla Dalal
A quick and easy egg-based breakfast that tastes yum and looks good too.
Sunny Side Up Eggs as the name suggests looks like a splash of yellow on a white background, so it has a bright and cheery look that invites you to take a bite!
The best part is that it can be made very easily and quick ....
17 Jan 19
Almond Honey Cinnamon Milk, Healthy Vegan Breakfast Recipe by Tarla Dalal
Elegantly flavoured and pleasing to the palate, this Almond Honey Cinnamon Milk is a glassful of goodness!
It is easy and cost-effective, yet tasty and brimming with nutrients. After several trials, we have arrived at the perfect blend of ingredients, so we suggest you go with it without any mod ....
Moong Dal Waffles with Stir-fried Vegetables by Tarla Dalal
Simple but elegant touches make this a recipe to cherish! There is nothing uncommon about waffles topped with stir-fried veggies, but when the waffles are given an Indian touch by making them with a methi flavoured moong batter, it becomes a treat with a difference.
Not only that, the delectab ....
Coconut Butter with Dried Coconut by Tarla Dalal
Dried coconut is readily available in grocery stores in India, including the small roadside kirana shops! This common ingredient however has a timeless charm, and Indians love to use dried coconut in different forms in their cooking.
You can just pop a piece of dried coconut into your mouth and ....
01 Mar 19
Rajma Kebab (100 Calorie Snacks) by Tarla Dalal
Suggested serving size for 100 calories: 2 kebabs
let us get out of the clichéd notion that tasty snacks are fat-laden. Here is a low-fat version of the famous rajma kebab made within minutes in your own kitchen with minimal oil. With green chillies, ginger and garam masala to impart a lip-smack ....
Coconut Pachadi / Coconut Raita by Tarla Dalal
Well, if you like dips and raitas, check out their South Indian
equivalent – the refreshing raitas! Made by combining thick curds with veggies or other ingredients, the highlight of any pachadi is the traditional tempering, which adds an irresistible aroma t ....
Hard Boiled Eggs by Tarla Dalal
Hard-boiled Eggs can be made quickly and easily, and served with breakfast, lunch or dinner.
The eggs are cooked whole, then the shell is removed, the eggs are halved and served with a simple seasoning of salt and pepper.
The cooking time is very important to get the perfect hard-boiled egg. ....
13 Aug 19
Rajma Curry, Punjabi Rajma Masala Recipe by Tarla Dalal
Rajma curry and rice… no meal can be more satiating. Rajma is filling and nutritious and turns out beautifully when cooked in a thick tomato pulp with only basic spices. This curry is a favourite in punjab and very popular amongst all age groups.
27 Feb 12
Apple and Date Smoothie, Smoothie with Curds by Tarla Dalal
The Apple and Date Smoothie is very soothing to the palate as both apples and dates lend a very balanced taste without any overpowering flavours. The smoothie also imbibes the natural sweetness of dates, making it all the more pleasing.
Other must-try combos with apples for smoothies are
Scrambled Eggs by Tarla Dalal
Scrambled Eggs is an international favourite, especially at breakfast time. It is easy to make, sumptuous and amazingly tasty, so why not give it a try?
This perfect breakfast
recipe will be soft and gooey, and not fully coo ....
Cucumber Pachadi, South Indian Cucumber Raita by Tarla Dalal
A semi-spicy cucumber raita made in a typical South Indian
style, with sautéed onions, green chillies and an aromatic tempering. This is not an everyday raita but a special one, with tongue-tickling flavours and ingredients of assorted textures.
Beetroot Cucumber and Tomato Raita by Tarla Dalal
A rich and luscious raita with a variety of ingredients. The peppy taste of coriander and green chillies complements the crunchy feel of peanuts and coconut in the beetroot, cucumber and tomato raita, while a tempering of cumin seeds and asafoetida gives out appetising whiffs!
Methiche Varan ( Weight Loss After Pregnancy ) by Tarla Dalal
It is right to be concerned about shedding your pregnancy weight after delivery, but you surely do not have to worry about losing variety or flavour in the foods you have! Methiche Varan is a perfect example. An authentic Maharashtrian dal reverberating with all the flavours that the desi palate yea ....
25 Feb 19
Urad Dal with Spinach, Healthy Urad Dal with Spinach by Tarla Dalal
Urad Dal with Spinach is a sumptuous accompaniment to Indian breads with the distinct flavour of caraway seeds. Teamed up with onions, tomatoes and green chillies for volume and flavour, this unusual mix of urad dal and spinach carries a healthy dose of B-complex vitamins.
For a truly fulfilli ....
Carrot, Tomato and Egg Smoothie by Tarla Dalal
Hungry kya? Then, it’s time to have a glassful of this wholesome Carrot, Tomato and Egg Smoothie. With protein from eggs and ample nutrients from fresh vegetables, this is a healthy treat you can enjoy any time of the day. In fact, you can make it in advance and keep it covered in the fridge for mor ....
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