Within the past few months, I have realized the need to add avocados to my diet. From good heart health to fighting cancer, this fruit has given me more than one good reason to add them to my “super foods” list.
When eaten with other foods, avocados will actually increase the nutrient absorption of those other foods. How cool is that?!
Here is a list of 10 other reasons I’ve added avocados to my diet.
- Contains 25 essential vitamins and nutrients
- Full of antioxidants
- Lowers cholesterol
- Promotes a healthy heart
- Fights free radicals
- Controls blood pressure
- Contains anti-inflammatory properties
- Protects against cancer
- Regulates blood sugar levels
- Promotes good eye health
What are ways you can add avocados to your diet?
Join me at Modern Alternative Mama for a few recipes!