Healthy food is vital to human health and also a healthy diet that is needed for human nutrition. Health foods may be organic foods, natural foods, vegetarian, dietary supplements and whole foods which are sold in health food stores of the supermarket health or organic section. Our parents and teachers advised us to take health foods because it leads to a healthy life style. If you make a habit of eating heath food then you will have a lifestyle that is very healthy.
Obesity among children has grown from 4% to 18% in the year 2010 worldwide. The reason behind the increase effect is because children have gotten bad food eating habits and exposure to junk foods. It is found that people get obese in their adulthood because of being overweight or obese while they were children. Because of being overweight and obese children risk getting health complications like diabetes, heart disease, hypertension and the like in their childhood stage and as they age.
Taking health foods is good for you because it keeps you healthy and just like the saying goes, health is wealth. A diet that includes minerals, fats, vitamins, proteins, water and carbohydrates is a balanced diet. More supply of nutrients for health and maintenance can be gotten form taking more vegetables. People always get fascinated with French fries , fried chicken, chips, soft drinks and burgers. Avoid such food s for they will lead you into serious health problems or even become obese with more complications. Therefore, we should keep away from this food immediately or gradually reduce the intake of these foods in our bodies and change form that lifestyle.
In order for children to eat good health foods their parents need to teach them good eating habits for it gives them the nutrients to grow and also in concentration, alertness and sharpness. Teach your children to pick vegetables and fruits instead of cookies which are dense and not caloric dense foods. Bacon, hot dogs, donuts, sausages, regular ground beef and pastries have solid fats, try to tell your kids not to eat such foods.
If you want to lose weight do not think removing some of the health food from your diet will help because in doing so you will have remove vital nutrient required by the body. You need to eat health foods now so that you can have a better healthy lifestyle in the future, bad eating habits will show effects later in the future if not now.