Meera Varghese (Admission No.14-PGDOH-0016), a dietitian by profession is researching on the effect of detox diet in reducing body weight for controlling important lifestyle diseases. Obesity is identified to be an important health threat not only affecting adults but also children. The increase in the number of cases of juvenile diabetes is greatly correlated with the issue of obesity. To overcome this health threat people are now depending on many scientifically proven methods one of which is the use of detox diets prepared using the locally available food items. The present study is conducted under the guidance of Dr. Vinod V.K, Assitant Professor KVASU, Pookode.