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Author Victoria Geib

If you’re not living the healthiest life, it’s time to make some changes. If you’re too unhealthy for even healthy habits to work for you, it might be time for a doctor’s visit. Here are some steps to take if you’re unhealthier than usual:

  • Avoid junk food and alcohol
  • Drink more water
  • Eat more whole grains and vegetables
  • Get enough sleep
  • Exercise daily (even if it’s just a small change like walking around the block)

What You Should Be Eating?

At the start of a new year, it’s important to reflect on your past habits and make changes that will better your health. Here are some healthy food ideas for you to consider.

Whole Grains

In order to stay healthy and maintain proper weight, you should consider replacing white bread with whole grains like quinoa or brown rice.

These foods have more fiber and other nutrients than white bread does, which will help you feel fuller faster.

Vegetables

As part of a balanced diet, vegetables are a necessity. They provide plenty of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and phytonutrients that can help keep you healthy. You can also eat them raw or steam them before eating them as they provide their own natural flavors and textures. Another way to enjoy vegetables is by preparing soups or stir-fry dishes with them.