We all are health conscious and always heard of eating Green leafy vegetables and fruits. But did you ever wonder that Blue, violet orange, yellow etc colors of food also exist? Yes, it does, when it comes to eating healthy functional foods are grouped together on the basis of color know as Eat The Rainbow. Throughout this week we are going to discuss The Seven Day Color Diet and guide to Eat The Rainbow.
Though many fruits and veggies look boring and you’ve never eaten before. This doesn’t deficit their health benefits. Alway remember that though Life of Pie is small but not tiny to benefit you. Eat the rainbow helps you grow strong and provides the essential nutrients to the body. So, it becomes necessary, especially for kids to eat a lot of colors of fruits and veggies every day.
Blue/ Indigo / Violet fruits and veggies
The long list makes up the Blue/ Indigo/Violet fruits and veggies.
Blue/ Indigo / Violet Veggies constitutes
- Purple broccoli
- Purple potatoes
- Black Olives
- Purple Carrots
- Purple Asparagus
Blue/ Indigo / Violet Fruits are
- Purple Figs
- Purple grapes
Health benefits of Blue/ Indigo/Violet fruits and veggies
Blue/ Indigo/Violet fruits and veggies keep memory sharp. These foods rich in antioxidant which have great anti-inflammatory and anti-carcinogenic property. It lowers the risk of cardiovascular diseases, obesity, and diabetes. This antioxidant also has anti-ageing properties keeps skin young and healthy. These color foods are rich in Flavonoids which are beneficial to our health because they regulate of the proper functioning of brain and blood flow in our body. Overall Blue/ Indigo/Violet fruits and veggies boost up our health as a whole.
Green is good, but don’t skip the rest of colors from your diet. These brighter, yummy fruits and veggies have significant nutritional value and health benefits waiting to be unlocked and enjoyed by your taste buds.
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Disclaimer: Any facts used in this post are purely meant for education purpose only and not to be substituted for professional medical advice
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