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Five Secrets for Effective Weight Loss

…part of weight control. Soluble fiber comes from fruits and berries. Insoluble fiber is found in low-glycemic, complex carbohydrates like beans, lentils, chickpeas, asparagus, and broccoli. As a bonus, foods with a low glycemic index put glucose into your body in a slower, more sustained way, for fewer…

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9 Secrets for Achieving a Healthy Weight

…develop the right healthy habits: * Eat plenty of foods that are rich in fiber, especially plant-based fiber found in fruits, vegetables, oat bran, lentils, chickpeas, and more. * Increase your intake of healthy-fat foods, including coconut oil, palm oil, and the essential fatty acids found in foods like…

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Six Ways to Control High Blood Pressure, Naturally

…increase your intake complex carbohydrates (like oatmeal); low-glycemic vegetables such as asparagus, broccoli and kale; legumes like chick peas and lentils; fruits; cold-water fish (especially fatty ones); organic eggs; olive oil; and nuts, seeds, and flaxseed. At the same time, to control high blood pressure…

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How to Knock Out Diabetes Before It Develops

…, organic chicken, and lamb. 2. Make these 5 foods part of your low-carb diet: avocados, nuts (macadamia nuts, walnuts, and almonds), chick peas, lentils, and broccoli. All of these foods require very little insulin for your body to process, and they help to slow the release of glucose into your bloodstream…

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Mood-Boosting Foods

…cold-water fish such as salmon and mercury-free tuna * Organic DHA-fortified eggs * Ground flaxseed * Fruits and vegetables, including asparagus, lentils, chickpeas, beans, squash, and sweet potatoes * Whole grains, particularly brown rice, wild rice, barley, and spelt * Organic turkey and free-range…

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Follow This Heart Healthy Diet Plan

…diet encourages eating cold-water fish such as salmon and halibut; “healthy fats” such as olive oil; low-glycemic carbohydrates such as beans, lentils and oatmeal; and plenty of fruits, vegetables and nuts. Instead of eating large chunks of meat, Mediterranean people use meat to flavor their sauces…

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12 Foods To Include in a Heart Healthy Diet Plan

…muscles. DMAE increases the level of choline in the brain, which enhances memory. * Beans (navy, kidney, black, etc.) and legumes such as chickpeas and lentils contain magnesium, fiber and potassium. Magnesium helps lower blood pressure, potassium helps prevent cardiac arrhythmia and fiber helps reduce cholesterol…

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8 Health-Boosting Secrets From My Life

…1. Eat a mostly vegetarian diet. My daily diet consists of two meals and two healthy snacks a day and rich in fresh fruits, vegetables, nuts, and lentils. I also eat fish 1–2 times per week (either: scrod, haddock, Atlantic halibut, or wild Alaskan salmon). Plus, I eat range-fed organic meats and poultry…

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