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Nutrition for Mental Health

Nutrition for Mental Health

Have you ever wondered how your physical well-being is connected and impacted by your mental well-being, and vice versa? This blog post will explore this undeniable interconnection and outline 7 distinct ways that your physical health is connected to your mental health.
The World Health Organization (WHO) states that “health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity”. Let’s explore this concept by identifying 7 ways that physical health is connected to mental health. As you read through each category, think of how your own mind-body connection either negatively impacts on your life or enhances your well-being.
7 Foods that Relieve Anxiety and Depression Your diet – what you eat, when and how much – can definitely affect both how you look and FEEL! The right foods, herbs and vitamins can cause you to feel energized, confident, happy and help you think clearly. Or… They can cause you to feel #anxiety, #panicattacks, “moodiness”, decreased energy levels and even cause #depression.
Super foods to help manage your mood! Incorporating more of the these foods to your diet increases your serotonin levels and boosts your wellness.
The mind-body connection is shown to be true through research evidence and this article outlines 7 areas that your physical health is connected to your mental health.
7 Ways Your Physical Health is Connected to Your Mental Health including: nutrition, hydration, exercise, sleep, substance use, illness, and social well-being.
http://organicdigest.net/good-nutrition-for-kids-to-keep-them-strong-and-healthy/
https://www.heatherleguilloux.ca/blog/7-ways-your-physical-health-is-connected-to-your-mental-health

Healthy Lifestyle Nutrition Demo Sponsored by Cub Foods

Join me every month as I will be doing a live Free Nutrition Demo at Cub Inver Grove Heights ~~Cahill Location, along with drawings, giveaways, recipes, and health resources. 

See you Sunday, May 27th Memorial Day Weekend 11am-3pm- Sponsored by Cub Foods.

Stop in & say Hi- Try the latest healthy treats…. Who says dessert can’t taste good & still be healthy…. I look for the most creative ways to enjoy food and continue the healthiest journey.

 

Celebrate West St Paul MN Days

Join us for a fun filled eventful weekend  @HarmonPark @WestStPaulDays

Let’s celebrate West St. Paul Days as I will have a nutrition demo/booth with drawings, giveaways, and lots of health resources! Definitely an event you don’t want to miss…. DJ, Fireworks and so much more.

Are you ready to focus on your health and achieve the life you always wanted? The time is now to take action to feel vibrant, and gain energy while tossing stress to the curb! We show you how to find yourself again but by focusing on making a commitment to change for good.

http://www.celebrateweststpaul.org/

#celebrate #Healthylifestyle #fun #WestStPauldays

Picky Eater Solutions

For picky eating toddlers, mealtime can be a struggle. This simple toddler lunch solution is an fun and easy way to get your eating well. Mom win!

Tasting trays…baby bento boxes…nibble trays. Whatever you want to call them, they are simply awesome. And easy.

Here’s what you do: take an ice cube tray and fill it with a bunch of different finger foods. Watch as your child eats more that you’ve seen in weeks. Seriously. Kids pretty much empty their trays almost every time.

I love that it’s a great way to make sure we get all the food groups, use up leftovers in the fridge, and introduce the boys to new foods in small (less scary) portions. Here are the foods I put in one of our trays last week:

 

 

My favorite toddler lunch solution

Foods to relieve constipation in kids

Constipation is a common problem in children. Problems can often be related to the diet. Here’s the list of fiber rich foods to help constipation in kids. Your child is suffering from constipation when he/she is having difficulty in passing stool. Usually, there is nothing to worry, as it is a very common problem for kids.We hope the above list of tips and foods help your kid to get rid of constipation.Share more relieving foods good for constipation in Kids with us.

How To Treat Constipation In Kids?

Though over-the-counter medicines are easily available, it is not advisable to give them to your child, particular if he gets regularly constipated. Although these are safe in children, a pediatrician should be consulted before continuing regularly.

It may seem difficult at the beginning, but the long term benefits far outweigh any mild discomfort you or your kids may feel, weaning off unhealthy foods and shifting to fiber-rich nutrition. Here are our ten best suggestions to include fiber rich foods for kids constipation in their daily diet!

http://www.momjunction.com/articles/foods-help-relieve-constipation-kids_0074849/?ref=80