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Paleo diet food list Meat Beef, pork, lamb, veal, rabbit, goat, sheep, horse, bison, wild boar, … Game meat Deer, pheasant, bear, moose, woodcock, elk, duck, rabbit, reindeer, wild turkey … Poultry A balanced diet - Live Well Despite what you see in some diet books and TV programmes, healthy eating can be really straightforward. Food groups All the food we eat can be divided into five groups. Try to choose a variety of different foods from the first four groups. They are: Fruit and vegetables.

Healthy eating A healthy diet can help reduce your risk of developing coronary heart disease and stop you gaining weight - reducing your risk of diabetes and high blood pressure. It can also help lower your cholesterol levels and reduce your risk of some cancers. Even if you already have a heart condition, a healthy diet can benefit your heart. How Eating Healthy & Unhealthy Foods Affects Your Body Your body runs on fuel in the form of food, and if the fuel you put in your body is not high-grade, you should not expect your body to give you peak performance. To keep your body running to the best of its ability, it is up to you to feed it healthy foods. Unhealthy foods may satisfy your hunger, but they may also break your body down in the long run. The foods you eat can influence how you feel and how you look, and they can affect your health. Healthy food contains vitamins your body requires to function normally, and these vitamins include Vitamins A, D, E, K, C and the B vitamins.

Nutrition Glossary This nutrition glossary includes definitions of both common nutritional terms and terms specific to the Nutrition Data Web site. The convenient alphabetic links allow you to quickly navigate between different sections of this glossary. Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP): ATP is a molecule that serves as the universal energy source for all plants and animals. Is loving yourself okay? Bodhipaksa Loving yourself has a bad press in the West. We often associate it with being self-centered and not caring about others. In fact, we have a tendency to want to put ourselves down to avoid being thought of as self-centered. Healthy Eating Your body needs energy to work normally and keep you alive. You get this energy from nutrients in the food that you eat - mostly, carbohydrates, fats and proteins. Minerals and vitamins are other nutrients that are also important in your diet to help your body stay healthy. It is important to get the right balance between these different nutrients to get maximum health benefits (see below).

Unhealthy Eating Habits There are several key reasons why people develop unhealthy eating habits, most of it can be attributed to lack of planning and awareness. But you don't have to be a victim of poor eating habits. Below are few unhealthy habits that people struggle with. Too Few Meals During the Day Health: Nutrition 18 June 2014Last updated at 16:26 The human body needs a balanced diet to deliver vital nutrients What's your idea of a perfect meal?

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