This is flawless. I can’t even remember where I read this first, but it’s perfect. That’s what recovery is aiming towards. Flexibility. We can become so rigid, so overcome with our EDs that we forget what it is, to be flexible and relaxed around food and our bodies.
Honeydew melon is a rich source of vitamin C that helps to boost levels of collagen the protein that gives skin its youth & firmness. It is a good fruit source of Copper essential for healthy skin because it helps aid in skin cell regeneration & your body's ability to repair its muscles & tissues. Also rich source of folic acid, it's known to aid in reducing symptoms of depression, protect against different forms of cancer, & fight numerous neurological disorders. #dherbs
Figs are useful in various respiratory disorders including whooping cough & asthma. For maximum benefit, soak 3 dried figs in water overnight in a covered glass container. The figs will soften & break down. In the morning, drink the water & eat the soaked figs on an empty stomach. The nutrients will quickly enter the bloodstream to help support the respiratory system, increase immunity & prevent asthma attacks.
Its pectin has a detoxifying effect & can help with colitis, IBS & other digestive disorders. The triterpenoids in apple peel have potent anti-growth activity against cancer cells in the liver, colon & breast. Eating apples may reduce the risk of metabolic syndrome, linked to heart disease & diabetes. Increased production of acetylcholine that helps memory & lowers risk of Alzheimer's has been linked to its juice. Quercetin, an antioxidant in the fruit can improve lung function. #dherbs
Switching to a balanced, whole-food diet, your body will get the necessary amounts of vitamins and minerals for its vital functions. Most people in the US eat unhealthy foods, and thus lack essential nutrients.