Because of the pandemic, many people are looking for ways to cope with stress and anxiety through food and nutrition. EatingWell magazine predicts that brain foods are going to be a top trend in 2022. Brain foods go beyond anxiety- they also target ADHD and memory.
These foods are good for brain health
1. Omega-3 fat sources
- Chia seeds
Try this Air-Fryer Salmon recipe!
2. Probiotics to aid the gut-brain axis
- Low-fat yogurt
Try this Probiotic Packed Meal recipe!
3.Lean protein to help with satiety and focus
- Low-fat dairy
Try this Crockpot Chicken Taco Bowl
There’s pretty good evidence that ashwagandha can help with perceived stress and cortisol (stress hormone) and decrease stress-related weight gain. They come in supplements and teas.
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