Next Day Boost FAQs

Everyday Nutrition

What are everyday nutrition drinks?

Everyday nutrition drinks are nutrient-packed shakes and formulas devised to provide essential vitamins and proteins necessary for a healthy lifestyle. 

How can one benefit from everyday nutritional drinks?

Everyday nutrition drinks are formulated to help you meet general nutrition goals such as increased calories, vitamins, and protein. Some medical-patient specific nutrition shakes are prepared to control certain health conditions such as diabetes, obesity, etc. Nutrition shakes are usually vitalized with vitamins and blended with sugar to improve the taste.

Can people from any age group indulge in everyday nutrition drinks?

The answer is yes. Everyday nutrition drinks are even suitable for children from age 1 to adults age 80. However, there comes specific drinks suited for the age group.

Should nutritional shakes be consumed under any medical supervision?

Supplement drinks cater to fulfil the deficiency of a specific type. They may help you gain weight, lose weight, control diabetes, control obesity, and more. And if you are already under medication, we highly recommend you let your doctor know if you are consuming such additional supplements.

High Protein Nutrition

Under what circumstances should we increase our protein intake?

Well, our body needs protein to build muscles, repair tissues, oxygenate your body, hormone regulation and do healthy digestion. And if you want to maintain a healthy weight, curb hunger, and speed recovery after exercise or injury, you should enhance your protein intake. You can add products like Boost Nutritional Pudding, calorie and protein food enhancer from Benecalorie to your diet.

How do you know if you are consuming sufficient protein?

You need to focus on the protein content of every food item or supplement you consume in a day. General RDA for protein is 0.8g per kg. Calculate your weight in kgs and multiply it by 0.8. The resultant amount should be your intake value of protein.

What are the symptoms if you’re not getting enough protein?

Our daily calorie intake should include at least 10% of protein intake. In case you fail to fulfil the quantity, your body may suffer from various health disorders. The consequences are swelling, mood changes, fatigue, weakness, slowed healing, and hair, nail, and skin problems. 

How to know if you are consuming excessive protein?

First, if you're consuming protein supplements daily, you must make sure you balance the intake with workout and water intake. If you have an inactive lifestyle but still are consuming high protein nutrition supplements, chances are you will fall ill. Prolonged and excessive protein intake will cause intestinal discomfort, digestion, dehydration, diarrhea, and headaches( in some cases).

High-Calorie Nutrition

How to meet sufficient calorie and protein requirements?

Try adding oral supplements like Resource Oral Supplement, nutritional pudding, or Boost High Protein Nutritional Drink. Visit our shop section and find one relevant to your needs.

Should diabetic people consume calorie nutrition drinks?

Diabetic people should abstain from consuming nutritional drinks without reading its label. However, they can add Boost’s Glucose Control Nutritional Drink to their diet to meet their calorie needs.

Which nutritional drink has the maximum calorie content?

Boost’s Very High-Calorie Nutritional Drink provides 530 calories per 8 fl oz serving, 22 grams of protein, and 26 vitamins and minerals. 

Nutritional Additions

Do nutritional supplements taste good?

Most of the supplements are not of good taste, mainly because of the no-added flavours. The presence of active compounds can cause an off-taste or aftertaste. To cope with these negative sensations, you can mix your supplement in juice, shakes, pudding, soup, etc. 

Which supplement can we add to our diet for normal bowel function?

You can add Compleat’s Oral Nutritional Supplements and Nutrisource’s Fiber Powder supplement for overall digestive health.


Diabetes Friendly Nutrition

What are the best supplements for diabetics?

Majorly Glucose control supplements are effective in fixing all types of deficiencies in diabetic patients. However, it would be better if your supplement contains probiotics, alpha lipoic acid, magnesium, vitamin D, etc.

Which nutritional drink is best for diabetic patients?

Boost’s Glucose Control Nutritional Drink is considered best for people with diabetes. It provides a balance of protein, carbohydrates, and fat tailored to manage blood glucose levels as part of a balanced diet with just 1 Carb Choice per 8 fl oz bottle.

Pediatric Nutrition

What are the most common pediatric nutrition problems?

It is common for toddlers to have nutritional deficiencies that can adversely affect their health, growth, and development. Food allergies, iron deficiency, tooth decay, and constipation are common in the early years. 

What are the six most essential nutrients for kids?

Protein, fat, carbohydrate, calcium, iron, and vitamin C are the top 6 nutrients essential to keep your child healthy during all stages of growth. Try adding Boost Kids Essentials 1.5 drink to their diet. Also, Consulting a pediatrician is a must before buying any supplement for them.

Medical-Patient Specific

Which liquid nutrition drink can balance your lipid profile?

Nutren® Pulmonary Tube Feeding Formula is highly beneficial in balancing lipid profile with MCT to facilitate tolerance.

Can we provide nutritional support to people with chronic pulmonary disease, respiratory disorders, ventilator dependency, fluid restriction, or carbohydrate control?

Yes, certain nutritional drinks fulfil the above needs but are intended for use under medical supervision.