Min menu

Pages

Latest [LastPost]

What happens to the body when you eat a spoonful of peanut butter

What happens to the body when you eat a spoonful of peanut butter

Peanuts and peanut butter contain nutrients that may boost a person's heart health, improve blood sugar levels, and may aid in losing or gaining weight during bodybuilding.

What happens to the body when you eat a spoonful of peanut butter


However, peanut butter is rich in calories and fat, so people should eat it in moderation, and peanut butter provides a good amount of protein, along with necessary vitamins and minerals, such as magnesium, potassium, and zinc.


Several studies indicate that eating peanuts and other nuts can help people maintain their weight, or even aid in weight loss, and this may be because peanuts improve satiety, which is a feeling of fullness, thanks to their protein, fat and fiber content.


Just as the ratio of polyunsaturated fats (PUFAs and MUFAs) to saturated fats in the diet plays a particularly important role in heart health, peanut butter has a similar ratio to olive oil, which is also known as a heart-healthy choice.


Eating large amounts of nuts may be linked to a lower risk of dying from heart disease or other causes, and researchers recommend peanuts in particular as an effective way to improve heart health for some people.


A small 2013 study suggested that eating peanut butter or peanuts for breakfast could help women with obesity and an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes manage their blood sugar levels. Women who added nuts to breakfast had reduced blood sugar levels. Blood sugar levels and less hunger were reported compared to women who ate a breakfast containing the same amount of carbohydrates but no nuts.


Source: medical news today

Rate us :
Admin
Admin
Welcome to cairotimes24.com. We hope our topics satisfy your interest and admiration. Please do not forget to like our page on Facebook, our page on Twitter and on Pinterest to receive all new

Comments

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner