Tag Archives: Fruits and Vegetables
Eating fruits and vegetables rich in flavonoids may help aid in weight control, as suggested by a new study. Study author Monica Bertoia said, “We looked at seven different classes of flavonoids, and we found increased consumption was associated with… Read More
Summer is the perfect time to switch to sandals, unwind on a deck and indulge in those cooling, tasty treats. But did you know that it’s also the right time to think seriously about what you eat and drink?
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“Eat your fruits and vegetables” is one of the most common phrases associated with healthy eating – and with good reason. A diet rich in vegetables and fruits can help prevent heart disease, control blood pressure, and keep your digestive… Read More
According to U.S newspaper reports, the number of centenarians in the country – people who have made it to 100 years old – is just over 70 thousand. How do they do it? Well, some people like to think it… Read More
In the mid 90’s scientists in both England and the United States publicly declared that obesity accelerates aging. Being overweight though is not the only factor that can impact longevity. Some nutritional scientists believe all of us; no matter what… Read More
The more depressing part of the year is definitely upon us, and going outside, never mind to an outdoor market for fresh produce has officially become the bottom of your list of priorities. This cold weather might have you in… Read More
We all know that leading a healthy lifestyle is key to decreasing the risk of developing various types of medical conditions. Eating fruits and vegetables, which are natural food items rich in vitamins and minerals, serve as the strongest factor… Read More
Consuming lots of fruits and vegetables in our diets is important for good health and we shouldn’t overlook the sweet potato. Many fruits and vegetables are known as “super foods”. Super foods have a significantly higher nutritional value than most… Read More
Breakfast has always been called “the most important meal of the day” and for good reason. There is a mountain of scientific evidence pointing to the benefits of a good morning meal.
When you start your day out with a… Read More
Whether it is Christmas, Thanksgiving or some other special occasion, we are all guilty of over-indulging in a tasty meal from time to time. It can become rather uncomfortable when we have a big meal though. Bloating, fatigue, cramps, nausea,… Read More
Mom always says “eat your vegetables”…we have plenty to choose from, both domestic and imported. Still, many North Americans aren’t eating a lot of veggies. For many people, the juice bar craze of recent years has been a substitute.
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The fall season brings bright beautiful reds, oranges and yellows to the trees but also to our diets in the form of colourful fruits and vegetables. If you’re looking for healthy food options this fall, seasonal fruits and vegetables are… Read More