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Super Foods for Moms

January 14th, 2018 | By: Nancy Ripton
When it comes to nutrients that do a body good some foods just pack a bigger health punch than others. Here’s how to get the most bang from the calories you eat by tapping into our favorite nutrient-rich foods.

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Super Foods for Moms

Blueberries

A Harvard University study found that eating blueberries can delay cognitive decline. They are rich in the flavonoid anthocyanidins, which crosses the blood-brain barrier and enhances the areas of learning and memory. Flavonoids also act as a powerful antioxidant and have anti-inflammatory properties that reduce stress and disease. If you needed another excuse to increase your blueberry intake, they can also reduce your appetite and help you lose weight.