Reasons To Eat Fruit - We do know now that a diet with plenty of fibers helps against corpulence, high blood pressure, and other factors that increase the chance for a heart disease. The food that contains these healthy (natural) fibers is.... right: FRUIT!
If you are one of those people that absolutely hates trying to get in eight glasses of water a day, good news for you! Many of the fruits you already enjoy are very high in water and count towards your daily total, with the added bonus of antioxidants and extra fiber. Another great reason to enjoy delicious fruit!
Get Crunchy For a quick, high-fiber breakfast, go for nut butter on toast. Almond butter has more fiber than peanut butter, and if you top it with fresh fruit instead of sugary jam, the fiber content will be jacked up even more. 2 slices whole-wheat bread: six grams 2 tablespoons almond butter: four grams 1 banana, sliced: 3.1 grams Total fiber: 13.1 grams
Your diet plays an important role in blood pressure regulation. While most of us know we should limit our sodium intake, we should also eat foods rich in potassium, calcium and magnesium. Eating a wide-ranging diet filled with fruits and vegetables can also help lower blood pressure by providing fiber, nitrates, and unique plant nutrients.
Click through to download a free checklist of this infographic and a sample low-FODMAP menu! When we eliminate wheat and certain high-fodmap fruits and vegetables, it can be a huge challenge to get enough fiber on the low-FODMAP diet. Fiber is key for keeping digestion regular, especially with IBS-C. Building your meals around these fiber rich foods can really help! Click through or head over to http://calmbellykitchen.com/blog/how-can-i-get-more-fiber-on-the-low-fodmap-diet & get the…