Thursday, March 10, 2011

Eat More Fiber

Fiber is great for us because it helps with weight control and high fiber diets reduce colorectal cancer.  The American Cancer Association recommends 25 grams of fiber a day for women and 38 grams a day for men.  That is about 3 1/2 to 5 cups of vegetables and fruit a day.  So if you are eating your recommended 5 cups a day you are in good shape.  Keep it up.

If you struggle with getting enough

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