os us know that certain foods can be bad for our health, but did
you know that certain foods may alleviate the symptoms of common health
disorders like arthritis or diabetes?
A fundamental factor to managing diabetes is diet. For diabetes you
should have balanced diet low in fat and sugar. Enjoy fresh green
vegetables and food high in fibre.
Arthritis is associated with more than hundred types of disorders. It
is characterized by joint inflammation, stiffness, swelling and pain.
Anti-inflammatory foods may help ease the pain and stiffness. Cut down
on foods containing animal fats and eat plenty of fish. Also try to
enjoy fresh green and yellow vegetables and food high in vitamin C. We
also recommend diet high in fibre like whole grains and nuts and other
high-fibre low calorie food to help control weight.
To counter the effects of hypertension (high blood pressure), eat
plenty of fresh vegetables, fresh fruits, legumes, low in fat and
high-fibre foods. Cut down on: smoked meat, processed meat, canned and
processed foods, added salt and fatty foods.