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भारतीय पौष्टिक कैंसर लंच रेसिपी - हिन्दी में पढ़ें (Cancer Lunch recipes in Hindi)
કેન્સરના દર્દીઓ માટે પૌષ્ટિક લંચ રેસીપી - ગુજરાતી માં વાંચો (Cancer Lunch recipes in Gujarati)

Lunch recipes for Cancer, Healthy Veg Lunch Recipes for Cancer Patients

Indian Lunch recipes for Cancer, Healthy Veg Lunch Recipes for Cancer Patients. Cancer is a condition in which good nutrition plays a very important role. There is no one food as an answer to cancer diet.

Nutritious ChillaNutritious Chilla

You need to eat a variety of foods to build a strong immune system which will help you fight the existing disease.

Moreover, it is said that cancer treatments also work well when you are well-nourished. So don’t neglect food. Reform your food habits to maintain a healthy weight and build a healthy YOU. Such a diet will help you a long way in having a prolonged life. 

Ragi Roti

Ragi Roti

Foods to Focus while Assembling Lunch For Cancer Survivors

1.      Choose Whole Grains : jowarbajrabuckwheatragioats and barley  are wholesome options over refined ingredients like maida and its products (bread and naan). You can use ingredients like oats to make tempting fare like Oats Mooli Roti.

Barley Vegetable KhichdiBarley Vegetable Khichdi

Alternatively grind the flours of these whole grains and store them.

When you want to cook something healthy for lunch, just combine 2 to 3 flours of your choice, toss in a veggie or two, make dough, roll the parathas and cook and enjoy them hot.

Mini Carrot and Cabbage Buckwheat Pancake, Low Salt Recipe
Mini Carrot and Cabbage Buckwheat Pancake, Low Salt Recipe

From a simple Jowar Bajra Garlic Roti to something unique like Broccoli Paratha can be created in your own kitchen. 

Broccoli Paratha ( Tiffin Treats)Broccoli Paratha

To make them more flavourful learn to add the correct flavours. Add a mild touch of oregano to create delicacies like Herbed Capsicum Paratha or use veggies like spinach and sweet corn along with a hint of spice to make Masala Roti

Herbed Capsicum ParathaHerbed Capsicum Paratha

2.      Proteins are a Must for Lunch : Protein is an important nutrient for all the cells of the body. It is required to build new cells and also support in their maintenance.

Palak Chana PulaoPalak Chana Pulao

Protein is also required to build hemoglobin present in red blood cells (RBC). Hemoglobin, in reality, is the oxygen transporting protein in our body.

Since all cells need oxygen to live, protein is a must for every cell of our body. 

Masala RotiMasala Roti

Be mindful while eating. Hand-pick vegetarian over non-vegetarian sources. Amongst the vegetarian protein options, you can choose between dalssprouts and dairy products.

Paneer Pulao, Quick Paneer Pulao RecipePaneer Pulao, Quick Paneer Pulao Recipe

On days you reach out for non-vegetarian options, choose eggs and fish over meat always. While cooking, ensure to not opt for deep-frying or use oodles of fat. 

High Fibre ChilasHigh Fibre Chilas

Go ahead and use these protein rich ingredients in different ways to please your palate.

Use masoor dal to make Garlicky Lentil and Tomato Soup and moong Dal to cook Suva Moong Dal Subzi. Sprouts can be used in interesting ways too. Try making Sprouts Tikki or Sprouts Pancake if you are bored to eating plain sprouts. 

Suva Moong Dal SubziSuva Moong Dal Subzi

3.      1 to 2 Servings of Veggies are a Prerequisite at LunchTime : Veggies are always promoted by dietitians as they are loaded with nutrients to support various functions in our body.

Moreover, they also abound in antioxidants – compounds which fight cancer cells and stop body cell damage. Common antioxidants are vitamin A, vitamin C, lycopene, flavonoids, Lutein etc. 

Garlicky Lentil and Tomato SoupGarlicky Lentil and Tomato Soup

You don’t need to cook separately using these ingredients… Learn to add it to your everyday meals. Here are a few ideas….

Healthy Lentil Soup, Yellow Moong Dal Soup RecipeHealthy Lentil Soup, Yellow Moong Dal Soup Recipe

·        Add chopped greens to dal.

·        Garnish subzis with lots of coriander. 

·        Grate veggies like radish, carrots, onions etc. while kneading dough.

·        Add a variety of veggies like broccoli, green peas, beetroot etc. to make tikkis and cutlets

Beetroot and Dill Salad ( Low Cholesterol Recipe)Beetroot and Dill Salad ( Low Cholesterol Recipe)

·        Instead of plain curds, toss in any veggie of your choice or fruits like pomegranate, pineapple, black grapes etc. to make a raita.

 Strawberry and Black Grape RaitaStrawberry and Black Grape Raita

Hariyali DalJowar Pyaz ki RotiGreen Pea ParathasBroccoli and Paneer TikkiLauki aur Phudine ka Raita and Strawberry and Black Grape Raita are all simple recipes to demonstrate these ideas.  

Lauki Aur Phudine ka RaitaLauki Aur Phudine ka Raita

Along with all these pointers you need to be active for at least 30 minutes daily. Form a exercise regime and follow it. It helps maintain healthy weight.

Jowar Pyaz ki Roti, Low Acidity RecipeJowar Pyaz ki Roti, Low Acidity Recipe

Enjoy our Indian Lunch recipes for Cancer, Healthy Veg Lunch Recipes for Cancer Patients and other cancer recipe articles below. 



Jowar Roti recipe
jowar roti recipe | jowar ki roti | jowar bhakri | healthy jowar roti | sorghum roti | with amazing 12 photos. Jowar roti is an unleave ....
Grated Cauliflower with Peas recipe
Cauliflower has an innate charm, which pleases people of all age groups if prepared properly. Its subtle flavour is not only pleasing to the palate, but also works well with varied ingredients and spices, as you will see in this delicious preparation of Grated Cauliflower with Peas. Fiber-rich g ....
Broccoli Paratha ( Tiffin Treats) recipe
Your kids will not want anything to accompany this tasty dish. This unique Broccoli Paratha has the brilliant flavour of mixed herbs, chilli flakes and pepper. While the flavour is out of the world when served fresh, it fortunately stays nice in the tiffin box too for at least 4 to 5 hours. So, on s ....
Garlicky Lentil and Tomato Soup recipe
This unusual soup has been prepared from masoor dal, which is known for being rich in protein and zinc. Tomatoes give it a lovely red tinge whereas onions and garlic impart an enticing aroma. I’ve blended this soup to give it a nice creamy texture without actually adding cream! It’s a great soup, wh ....
Jowar Bajra Garlic Roti recipe
jowar bajra garlic roti recipe | bajra jowar lehsun roti | healthy jowar bajra garlic roti | with 13 amazing images. Jowar and bajra are two super healthy flours and should be definitely included to diet!! We have ma ....
Sprouts Tikki, Healthy- Starter Sprouts Tikki Recipe recipe
Let’s give a healthy twist to the evergreen Aloo Tikki! Using sprouted moong increases the nutrient-value by at least 15 per cent, while coriander and mint give an aromatic spin to the tale. Serve these fibre-rich Sprouts Tikkis hot and crisp, as soon as you prepare them. Serve with
Broccoli and Paneer Tikki ( Healthy Starter) recipe
broccoli paneer tikki | broccoli oats paneer tikki | healthy Indian broccoli tikki | with 22 amazing images. broccoli paneer tikkis are small round shaped snacks, usually around 2 or 3 inc ....
Strawberry and Black Grape Raita recipe
strawberry and black grape raita | healthy strawberry black grape raita | quick black grape and strawberry raita | with amazing 8 images. strawberry and black grape raita is a
Suva Moong Dal Subzi recipe
Iron-rich suva and protein and zinc rich moong dal are a perfect combo for building haemoglobin in the body, and therefore a must-have for the whole family. Moreover, Suva Moong Dal Subzi is something you can make often because it is easy, and requires minimum time for preparation and cooking. Serve ....
Curd Rice, South Indian Curd Rice Recipe recipe
curd rice recipe | South Indian curd rice | dahi chawal | thayir sadam | with 20 amazing images. Just like khichdi is to Gujarati, rajma chawal is to Punjabi, the curd rice is to South-Indi ....
Lauki Aur Phudine ka Raita recipe
This tangy curd preparation makes a wonderful summertime treat when served chilled. Grated lauki contributes minimal calories and also blends perfectly with the 'minty' flavour of this
Sprouts Pancakes recipe
A thoughtful mélange of moong sprouts and veggies, this dish is not just easy to put together but also a real culinary and visual treat! When you are bored of eating plain moong sprouts, turn to this delicacy. Moong sprouts contain a horde of nutrients like
Pumpkin Dry Vegetable recipe
Pumpkin is a wonder vegetable – but sadly, its health benefits are not known to many. Red pumpkin contains a horde of valuable nutrients like fiber, folic acid and vitamin A , while also being low in calories. That makes it doubly desirable! L ....
Bean and Tomato Soup ( Low Cholesterol) recipe
Protein from black beans as well antioxidants, vitamin A from tomatoes and vitamin C from capsicum, all together work towards maintaining the cells and the lining of the arteries in good health.
Mooli Jowar ki Roti  (  Gluten Free Recipe ) recipe
Bland jowar flour complements the pungent taste of radish in these simple but wholesome rotis. Accompany the rotis with curds and enjoy it as a meal.
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