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The World's Healthiest Foods

The World's Healthiest Foods
100 foods that can serve as the basis of your Healthiest Way of Eating. Links to the articles about these foods can be found below. In addition to questions about our foods, we often get asked about beverages and sweeteners. In the beverage category, water and green tea have been especially popular topics, and in the sweetener category, so have blackstrap molasses, honey and maple syrup. Of course, there are many other nutritious foods other than those that we have included on our list that we feel are wonderful, health-promoting foods; if there are other whole foods - such as fruits, vegetables, nuts/seeds, whole grains, etc - that you like, by all means enjoy them. To find out why some of your favorite nutritious foods are not included in our list, read The Criteria Used to Select the World's Healthiest Foods. FAQs about the World's Healthiest Foods Criteria for The World's Healthiest Foods 1. 2. 3. The World's Healthiest Foods are common "everyday" foods. 4. 5. 6.

Speed Up Your Metabolism Not happy with the metabolism you've got? These strategies—for mealtime, gym time, downtime and bedtime—will help you put the pedal to the metal. Pick protein "Protein is the building block of muscle," says Roberta Anding, R.D., a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly the American Dietetic Association). Bump Up Your Burn Your muscles can use only 30 grams of protein at any time, a study in the Journal of the American Dietetic Association notes. Breakfast: 6 ounces lowfat yogurt with 1/2 cup berries and a medium skim latte (23 g) Lunch: Spinach salad with 2 oz chicken and 1/3 cup black beans, served with pita with 2 tbsp hummus (30 g) Dinner: Asian stir-fry with 1/3 cup each tofu, snow peas, red bell peppers, bok choy, bean sprouts and 3/4 cup brown rice, sprinkled with 2 tbsp slivered almonds (23 g) Soothe Your Stress It's impossible to live in a worry-free bubble, but constant anxiety can cause your adrenal gland to pump out too much cortisol. Be a Cardio Queen

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Meat-Free Alternatives Packed with Protein TofuTofu is made from soy milk curds that have been pressed into a block. The result is a smooth, soft texture that handily adopts the flavors of whatever sauces and spices it's paired with. Most impressive? For only 88 calories per half cup, tofu offers 10 grams of protein and a modest five grams of fat. TempehThis nutty-flavored meat substitute gets its chewy texture from whole cooked soybeans that are fermented and shaped in a mold. Seitan"It's a great alternative for carnivores or vegetarians who miss meat," says Brill. Beans and LentilsBeans pack similar amounts of protein–six grams in pinto, nine grams in edamame, and 10 grams in navy—per 100- to 150-calorie half cup. Nondairy MilkDairy is a major source of bone-building calcium and vitamin D. Seeds and Nuts"There's good reason chia seeds are the newest nutritional superstar," says Brill.

25 Healthy Snack Ideas To Keep Your Energy Going Throughout The Day! *Alert* The Glowing Lean System Registration is OPEN… CLICK HERE to learn more Our energy is integrally connected to the foods we eat. The foods we choose to put in our body can either boost our energy, or drag us down. Here are great energizing foods that will support our general well-being and health. There are 25 of ‘em, so I’ll get right into it! 1. Everyone knows “an apple a day keeps the doctor away,” and it’s true! 2. Bananas are one of the best sources of potassium, which helps maintain normal blood pressure and heart function in the body. 3. Bell peppers are bursting with antioxidant vitamins A and C- also great for skin beauty. 4. Hummus is a healthy energy-boosting snack that is sure to satisfy the creamy-salty cravings. 5. If you have a sweet tooth, organic dark chocolate is sure to satisfy those cravings, and is better than having dessert snacks that contain refined starches, which will deplete B vitamins that we need for energy. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11.Oatmeal: 12. 13. 14. 15.

Fish and potato pie - British | Recipe Photo: Natalie Boog Ingredients 120g butter2 large brown onions, chopped3 garlic cloves, sliced2 bay leavesSea saltFreshly ground white pepper3 tbsp seeded mustard120g plain flour750ml milk1 cup chopped parsley150g baby spinach800g blue-eye, diced15-20 medium kipfler potatoes, scrubbed and boiled in their skinsExtra butter Method Preheat oven to 180C. Main Ingredients - Fish Cuisine - British Course - Lunch Occasion - Family meals