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5 foods you shouldn't combine with milk to avoid digestive trouble

Published on Jan 18, 2024 01:26 PM IST
  • As per Ayurveda, certain foods aren't compatible with milk . This wrong food combo can cause gut issues. Here're 5 foods that you shouldn't have with milk.
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"Milk generally is a heavy food that causes sliminess in the body according to Ayurveda. If you have digestive issues, it is best avoided. If you consume milk, then have it without adding anything, boiled. If you love milk, and you cannot digest it well, try goat milk! It's easy and calming for the gut," says Ayurveda expert Dr Rekha Radhamony. (Freepik) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Jan 18, 2024 01:26 PM IST

"Milk generally is a heavy food that causes sliminess in the body according to Ayurveda. If you have digestive issues, it is best avoided. If you consume milk, then have it without adding anything, boiled. If you love milk, and you cannot digest it well, try goat milk! It's easy and calming for the gut," says Ayurveda expert Dr Rekha Radhamony. (Freepik)

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1. Milk and jaggery: You may have seen influencers recommending jaggery as a sugar replacement for tea. Ayurvedically, this combination increases pitta and kapha. Use rock sugar or mishri instead. (Freepik) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Jan 18, 2024 01:26 PM IST

1. Milk and jaggery: You may have seen influencers recommending jaggery as a sugar replacement for tea. Ayurvedically, this combination increases pitta and kapha. Use rock sugar or mishri instead. (Freepik)

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2. Milk and sour fruits: One of the Ayurvedic texts Yogaratnakara mentions this combination is as good as poison for the gut and must be avoided at all costs. (Freepik) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Jan 18, 2024 01:26 PM IST

2. Milk and sour fruits: One of the Ayurvedic texts Yogaratnakara mentions this combination is as good as poison for the gut and must be avoided at all costs. (Freepik)

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3. Milk and non-veg: This is one of the most deadly combinations said to cause skin diseases, indigestion and other gastroenterological diseases as per Ayurveda. (Pinterest) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
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3. Milk and non-veg: This is one of the most deadly combinations said to cause skin diseases, indigestion and other gastroenterological diseases as per Ayurveda. (Pinterest)

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4. Milk and sea salt: This is a common combination used in pancakes and breads. Long-term use leads to impaired digestive fire. If you must add salt, use rock salt instead. (Freepik) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Jan 18, 2024 01:26 PM IST

4. Milk and sea salt: This is a common combination used in pancakes and breads. Long-term use leads to impaired digestive fire. If you must add salt, use rock salt instead. (Freepik)

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5. Milk and green gram: Mung beans is mixed with milk to make Indian dishes like Payasam (kheer). This is not a gut-friendly combination. (Pinterest) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Jan 18, 2024 01:26 PM IST

5. Milk and green gram: Mung beans is mixed with milk to make Indian dishes like Payasam (kheer). This is not a gut-friendly combination. (Pinterest)

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