Vegetarian Diets Benefits

Vegetarian diets can help protect your heart. Many vegetarians eat nuts as a form of protein, and these nuts contain healthy fats called omega fats. Omega-3 and omega-6 both help the body reduce cholesterol, and work to unclog arteries. You know that weight loss is an industry. A money-making industry with many claims to make: Claims of weight loss pills, herbs and juices. Claims of exercise machines and exercise programmes. Claims of high-fat, no fat or lean diets. Diets high in fibre are associated with lower rates of colon cancer…

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Nine Health Benefits of a Well Balanced Diet

The obvious benefits of a well balanced diet are associated ¬†with the benefits to our health. It is important to eat a wide variety of different foods within the five main food groups and also to know why eating these foods will be of such benefit to your health. Before we look at the benefits of your diet lets look at the foods you should be eating. The five main food groups are:- Carbohydrates – bread, cereals, potatoes etc – these are low in fat and should make up around…

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