Healthy Eating Tips and Resources for Elders

December 31, 20180
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As people get older and their bodies were too weak so that they need some organic foods. While eating rich vegetables and high fiber vegetables to increase the strength to maintain their body. Also, it helps to avoid diseases like cancers and obesity.

Seniors need different nutrients to function correctly. We contain vegetables like carrots, cabbage, beetroot, split peas, leafy greens and etc. Its help to reduce the body and blood pressures and give more strength to our inner part of the body. Eat different kinds of vegetables every day is good for health. Elder people must add a vegetable for regular days to avoid the diseases.

Leafy Vegetables

Spinach

Spinach is one of the super food for senior to maintaining the diet. As well as it contains many minerals and vitamins. It helps to prevent diseases and also provide nutritional benefits. Spinach is an excellent source of this essential mineral. In order to, iron helps to create hemoglobin, which brings oxygen to the body’s tissues.

Prevents Disease

Eating spinach may help to protect eyes from damage caused by the sun and reduce the risk of cataracts. Spinach contains calcium can help to strengthen your bones to minimize injury, colon. It helps us to protect high blood pressure and heart disease.

Eating Spinach is good for maintaining healthy skin, eyes, strong bones, and also improving blood glucose control in diabetes. While this leafy green, rich in vitamins and minerals and low in calories. Spinach is also a good source of zinc, dietary fiber, and vitamin B1.

Cabbage

Cabbage is the combination of manganese, fiber, magnesium, and potassium. It helps us to protect against radiation, prevent cancer, and also reduces heart disease. Vitamin K present in this vegetable. So, it reduces immunity and digestion for Elders.

Improve Bones: Cabbage is an excellent source of minerals to protect the bones from degradation and general bone weakening.

Regulates Blood Pressure: The presence of potassium in cabbage is a way to protect from blood pressure, which increases the risk of heart attack and stroke.

Prevents Cataract: As get older, they must eat cabbage. It can prevent muscular degeneration, improve the health of eyes and delay cataract formation.

Root Vegetables

For a senior citizen, need to maintain our bones. That’s why we suggest at least “Eat one root vegetable daily.” Like onion, carrot, radish, beetroot is the category of root vegetables. Each kind of root vegetables has a set of nutrients and health benefits.

Beetroot

Beetroot is one of the healthy vegetables. It is manganese, fiber-rich vegetable. It is high in nitrates that perform the function of blood vessels, improving heart health, and improve the blood flow.

Beetroot helps to cure piles kidney disorders, indigestion, anemia, heart disease and also cancer. As well as, it helps to improve blood circulation to deal with respiratory problems to prevent cataracts.

Carrot 

Carrot is also the most popular and healthy vegetable as well as it contains vitamin A and K.  Additionally, carrot help the Elders peoples who are affecting cholesterol. It also improves the eyesight. In order to, prevents the creation of cavities from destroying the bacteria that creates them. It boosts immunity power with the help of heal minor wounds and also injuries as well as reducing the risk of blood pressure.

Radish 

Radish contains a large amount of fiber and vitamin C. It can help to deal with stomach ulcers. At the same time, radish helps to control blood pressure and regulation of brain and nerve function. It is high on potassium, antioxidants, fiber, magnesium also each of these is known to keep our body in good working condition.

Millet

In early days, “Millets are oldest foods to humans and used for domestic purposes.” Also, it is used to make bread. Nowadays, Millets were spread over the world. It is good for seniors as well as reduces a loss of weight, reduce the risk of cancer, and helps to reduce blood pressure, etc. Millet has Vitamin B6 and Iron.

Reduce Loss of Weight: Millet has tryptophan, it helps to reduce weight loss. Millet is Fiber rich and is preventing from overeating.

Reduce the Risk of Cancer: It is the combination of fibers and phytonutrients is the help to reduce the risk of developing cancer.

Reduce High Blood Pressure: Many seniors have high blood pressure. “Eating Millets” the magnesium relaxes the muscles which help to reduce the blood pressure. And it also reduces asthma.

Control Diabetes: Millets also helps to control sugar level. It slows down the digestion process and keeps the blood sugar level at a constant ratio.

Good Source of Antioxidants: Antioxidants present in millets fights free radicals which slow down the aging process.

Wheat

Wheat is a healthy food source of nutrients and fiber recommended for seniors. It controls obesity, and prevent diabetes, prevent gallstones, prevent breast cancer and also prevent asthma.

Control Obesity:  Wheat products can help peoples who are suffering from obesity and also lead to considerable weight loss.

Prevent Diabetes: Wheat helps to control sugar in the blood. We can take wheat in daily instead of rice, can efficiently manage their sugar level.


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