Avocados are the Answer

By June 13, 2017Life

If you are looking for a food that is healthy, will taste good, help you lose weight and get in shape, avocados are the answer. These little green fruits are full of nutrients and antioxidants and are high in healthy fats. Numerous studies show that it has powerful beneficial effects on health.

Fit Studio’s Amanda Foland (and Swiftwick ambassador!) shared a blog about the beautiful green fruit and how it is beneficial to health and weight loss. Not only can they help with weight loss, but they can contribute to reducing arthritis, reduce cholesterol levels, lower blood triglycerides and increase HDL (the “good”) cholesterol. They contain more potassium than bananas and are full of nutrients such as vitamin K, Folate, Vitamin C, Potassium, vitamin B5, vitamin B6, Vitamin E, and more. They are abundant in heart-healthy monounsaturated fatty acids and fiber.

On top of all of that, they taste delicious, and you can go with all different types of foods. You can make guacamole, put in in your salad, make a smoothie, avocado fries, or just grill them and put some dressing on top.

That’s just the tip of the iceberg!

You can even make delicious desserts such as milkshakes, chocolate mousse, brownies, and cakes. The list could go on!

If you use some of these neat ideas, you may find that you feel more satisfied throughout the day. Therefore, you will stay full throughout the day, and you would overall eat less.

These green powerhouse foods may be the trick to helping you reach your health goal!

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