Fix It With Food

    Hands chopping carrots on a cutting boardAre you looking to fight a pesky cold, manage blood sugar, or promote weight loss? Well your solution could be waiting on the plate of your next meal.

    They say you are what you eat so here’s a list of foods that will make your overall health, amazing!

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    1. Get Rid Of Depression

    The Omega-3s in Salmon may calm your neurotic side, according to a study in the journal Psychosomatic Medicine. Researchers found that adults with the lowest blood levels of eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) were more likely to have neuroses, which are symptoms for depression. Salmon is loaded with EPA and DHA, as are walnuts, flaxseeds, and even cauliflower.

    2. Speed Up Weight Loss

    The probiotics in yogurt may help you drop pounds. British scientists found that these active organisms boost the breakdown of fat molecules in mice, preventing the rodents from gaining weight. Try yogurt that contains the probiotic L. casei, the same organism used in the study.

    3. Stabilize Blood Sugar

    Swedish researchers found that if you eat barley—a key ingredient in whole-grain cereals—for breakfast, the fibrous grain cuts blood sugar response by 44 percent at lunch and 14 percent at dinner.

    4. Manage Your Cold

    The vitamin C in kiwi won¹t prevent the onslaught of a cold, but it might decrease the duration of your symptoms. One kiwifruit provides 117 percent of your daily recommended intake of vitamin C.

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