3 Foods & Drinks With Surprising Health Benefits

If you want to lead the healthiest life you possibly can, you will need to think carefully about what you are putting into your body. Ultimately, the food you eat and the beverages you drink are what are going to make the biggest difference to your health, and it’s worth paying attention to what you are actually eating and drinking as often as you possibly can. If you do, you might start to notice that there are many things you could be cutting out. What’s more, you might come across some things which you could do with more of – and to give you a hand on this one, we are going to take a look now at some of the foods and drinks which have surprisingly positive health benefits for you. More of these, please.

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Coffee

If you are someone who loves to drink Tea and Coffee, you will know that it can be easy to drink it all day. As it happens, however, both of these can actually be very good for you – and perhaps the more surprising one of the two is coffee. Drinking a cup or two of coffee a day can help to keep cancers of all kinds at bay. It also provides you with a number of immune-system-boosting chemicals which you can’t get in anything else. What’s more, a limited amount of caffeine is a great mental booster and is actually linked to improved mood and the lifting of depression. There’s no reason to feel guilty about your morning coffee. In fact, it might be saving your life in subtle ways.

Peppers

Peppers can go in just about any dinnertime meal, and they provide a great deal of flavour to most dishes. But they are also surprisingly good for you too, and some of the benefits they have are pretty amazing. Probably the biggest one is that they are linked to roughly a 30 percent lowered risk of developing Parkinson’s disease. Nobody wants this disease in their old age, so stocking up on peppers jus might be the way to go if you want to remain virile and healthy. Try to find some good ways to get peppers into your diet more and more. You might find it makes you feel a lot better.

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Nuts

Nuts of all shapes and sizes and kinds are going to be good for your health, and in so many ways that it’s basically impossible to list all the benefits here. On the whole, however, they have been shown to help you lengthen your life significantly. If you eat plenty of nuts throughout the week, you can even find yourself extending your lifespan by a massive 30 years – something which you don’t find in many other foods, or anything else for that matter. You can easily get more nuts into your diet, and doing so is going to be one of the best things you can possibly do for yourself.

With enough of the above in your diet, you will find that you are living longer, more healthily and even more happily.

Sarah x

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9 Comments

  1. jennyinneverland April 3, 2018 / 12:29 pm

    I can’t drink coffee, I think i’m intolerant to something in it because it gives me the shakes and makes me feel drunk. It’s weird. But I do love a cup of tea though. And peppers – I knew they were good for you but that’s interesting!

  2. Charlene McElhinney April 3, 2018 / 8:45 pm

    Excellent post, although I don’t like coffee, peppers or nuts haha! Trust me!!

  3. Kat (@femenish) April 3, 2018 / 10:02 pm

    I love a good cappuccino, so this is great news for me 🙂

  4. Mygirlsandme April 5, 2018 / 12:33 pm

    I never knew about the tea and coffee! Learn something new every day

  5. New Lune April 5, 2018 / 3:47 pm

    Ohh this is so interesting, I love peppers and nuts but I don’t drink coffee or tea though so I might have to add tea into my routine! Great post x

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  6. Courtney April 12, 2018 / 3:13 pm

    I’m one of the few who doesn’t drink coffee! Sometimes I wish I did though.

  7. oliviamulhearn April 22, 2018 / 2:00 pm

    I don’t like coffee and I can’t eat nuts such a nightmare

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