A balanced diet is essential for a healthy mind and body. A balanced diet contains various foods in proportional quantities to fulfill the body's nutritional needs.
Food is one of the most important things for human beings. We need food to sustain life as food provides nutrients that we need to grow and keep up our energy. Food is both a solid substance that can be consumed and in liquid form that we drink every day.
The term nutrition refers to the food an organism takes in for its growth and health. The nutrition process requires food intake and converting it into energy and other vital nutrients needed for life.
Nutrients are energy sources for the human body and are listed as fibers, carbohydrates, minerals, vitamins, fats, water, and proteins. Therefore, a perfectly balanced diet can be developed with proper food and nutrition, necessary for healthy living.
A balanced diet is a proportion of food from all food groups. A balanced diet provides all the nutrients a person requires with the correct calories.
Nutritionally balanced diet
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A balanced meal contains vegetables, meat, cereal, pulses, rice, beans, etc.
1. How important is eating nutritious food and having a balanced diet?
It is essential to eat nutritious food and have a balanced diet. It will keep our body stay fit and healthy. It will help us grow and give energy. Maintaining a balanced diet helps us have a robust immune system and defend against antibodies.
2. How do you balance your nutrition?
An individual should have balanced nutrition by consuming a certain amount of calories and nutrients from a different food group. A meal should not consist of a single food group and nutrient.
3. What are the 7 things you need for a balanced diet?
We need several nutrients to have a balanced diet. The seven things we need for a balanced diet are;
4. What should I eat every day?
A person should eat or consume the right proportion of food that the body demands. Food containing carbohydrates, protein, fats, and minerals in every meal. It should have a balanced form of all food groups.
5. What is glow food?
Glow food refers to the food group of vegetables and fruits rich in vitamins and minerals. It helps our skin, teeth, hair, and also our brain. E.g., broccoli, tomato, beans, carrot, apple, orange, guava, etc.
6. What is a healthy diet plan?
A healthy diet plan consists of a balanced diet and consumption with the correct proportions of food group in an alternative manner. E.g., Eating only meat every day is not the correct way to a nutritionally balanced diet plan. A diet should contain all or major food groups in every meal.
7. What are three groups of food?
The three food groups are proteins, carbohydrates, and vitamins.
8. How can I eat healthily every day?
A person should eat a balanced diet to keep the body fit and healthy. A food containing different food groups such as protein, vitamins, carbohydrates, fats, etc.
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