raw food benefits

It baffles me that so many people who feed their dogs nothing but biscuits look at me like I’ve just dribbled down my chin when I say I feed my dog raw food. Dogs are literally designed to eat raw food not dry biscuits made from a brand that cages animals to test food on them anyway

5 benefits I’ve personally noticed from veganism
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1. Naturally toned body
TBH, I don’t workout like crazy. But once I became a vegan I started noticing more muscle definition on my arms, stomach, and legs.

2. Clearer skin
My skin has cleared up quite a bit, I’m not oily and I don’t have to waste money on skin clearing products.

3. Feeling energized
I feel more alert and awake, and I just feel overall good for a vast majority of the time.

4. Slim without starvation
I always feel full while eating while vegan foods, and I manage my weight. I can eat, and eat, and eat, while managing a healthy fit body.

5. Better attitude
I have a more positive outlook on things and I don’t feel depressed all the time, and I feel way less stressed. Believe it or not, diet can really affect your attitude.

Powerful reasons to eat bananas

Bananas are best consumed with a few brown spots - that means they are at the peak for nutrition and are ready to eat

1. Bananas help overcome depression due to high levels of tryptophan, which is converted into serotonin – the happy-mood brain neurotransmitter.

2. Eat two bananas before a strenuous workout to pack an energy punch and sustain your blood sugar.

3. Protect against muscle cramps during workouts and nighttime leg cramps by eating a banana.

4. Counteract calcium loss during urination and build strong bones by supplementing with a banana.

5. Improve your mood and reduce PMS symptoms by eating a banana, which regulates blood sugar and produces stress-relieving relaxation.

6. Bananas reduce swelling, protect against type II diabetes, aid weight loss, strengthen the nervous system, and help with the production of white blood cells, all due to high levels of vitamin B-6.

7. Strengthen your blood and relieve anemia with the added iron from bananas.

8. High in potassium and low in salt, bananas are officially recognized by the FDA as being able to lower blood pressure and protect against heart attack and stroke.

9. Bananas contain a compound called cytolcin which is believed to increase white blood cells that are crucial for having a strong immune system.

Eating Bananas Aids Digestion

10. Rich in pectin, bananas aid digestion and gently chelate toxins and heavy metals from the body.

11. Bananas act as a prebiotic, stimulating the growth of friendly bacteria in the bowel. They also produce digestive enzymes to assist in absorbing nutrients.

12. Constipated? High fiber in bananas can help normalize bowel motility.

13. Bananas are soothing to the digestive tract and help restore lost electrolytes after diarrhoea.

14. Bananas are a natural antacid, providing relief from acid reflux, heartburn and GERD.

15. Bananas are the only raw fruit that can be consumed without distress to relieve stomach ulcers by coating the lining of the stomach against corrosive acids.

Natural Cures From A Simple Banana

16. Eating bananas will help prevent kidney cancer, protects the eyes against macular degeneration and builds strong bones by increasing calcium absorption.

17. Bananas make you smarter and help with learning by making you more alert. Eat a banana before an exam to benefit from the high levels of potassium.

18. Bananas are high in antioxidants, providing free radicals and protection from chronic disease.

19. Eating a banana between meals helps stabilize blood sugar and reduce nausea from morning sickness.

20. Rub a bug bite or hives with the inside of the banana peel to relieve itching and irritation.

21. Control blood sugar and avoid binging between meals by eating a banana.

22. Eating a banana can lower the body temperature and cool you during a fever or on a hot day.

23. The natural mood-enhancer tryptophan, helps to relieve Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD).

24. Quitting smoking? Bananas contain high levels of B-vitamins as well as potassium and magnesium to speed recovery from the effects of withdrawal.

25. Remove a wart by placing the inside of a piece of banana peel against the wart and taping it in place.

Article from: foodmatters.tv