Loo Read – Something you can read in the 3 minutes you are sitting on the loo…
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People often ask, ‘Should I be eating this food, or that food?’ or ‘What is the best thing I can do to eat more healthily?’ This is our opinion…
Every living organism on this planet can somehow get everything it needs and be fit and healthy enough to fight for its very survival, by eating a diet made up of whole, natural, unprocessed food.
- Cheetahs can run faster than anything on the planet by eating whole, natural, unprocessed foods.
- Gorillas grow immensely big and strong by eating whole, natural, unprocessed foods.
- Wildebeest migrate huge distances by eating whole, natural, unprocessed foods.
- Humans…have increasingly chronic medical challenges including obesity, higher blood pressure, heart disease, greater risk of diabetes and stroke (to name a few) by eating less whole, natural, unprocessed foods and lots more processed, manufactured junk.
A very simple lesson to learn from nature to eat more healthily is:
“If it looks like it has come straight from a farm, it’s probably good for you.
If it looks like it has come straight out of a factory, it’s probably not good for you”.
Eating less processed, manufactured junk food reduces the amount of excess, nutrient-low calories and salt, sugar, bad fats and additives you have.
Eating more whole, natural and unprocessed foods means you will be getting all the necessary energy and nutrients you need to fuel your body and thrive. For example eating more
- Fruit and veg
- Nuts and pulses
- Meat and fish
A simple rule to follow to improve your healthy eating is to make sure the bulk of every meal/snack is made of whole, unprocessed, natural food that looks like it has come straight from a farm…and you won’t go far wrong.