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Healthy eating habits and adequate physical activity are a key to a healthy life. If we eat the wrong kind of food and eat more than what our body requires then the person becomes over weight and gets prone to disease. Appropriate lifestyle can prevent diseases, improve quality of life and increase life-expectancy.

Remember, no one food can make you healthy. Eat a varied selection of foods from every level of the food pyramid. Each of the basic food groups supplies different nutrients, vitamins and minerals, giving your body the healthy nutrition needed. Eat plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables, eat whole grains, be physically active for 150 minutes per week, reduce salt in the diet, reduce refined carbohydrates, decrease saturated fats and avoid trans-fatty acids, cut down on extra body fat and you can prevent diabetes, blood pressure, heart attacks, strokes, cancers, anemia.

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Total amount of moderate or vigorous activity you do, in addition to your normal daily routine, on most days like: walking to the market, to the bus stop, work, college, climbing stairs; manual washing of clothes, sweeping, scrubbing, mopping, carrying groceries, manual grinding on stone, playing outdoor games etc
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