Losing weight while staying healthy had always been a challenge for most people. Sometimes when trying to lose weight people tend to overdo it which sometimes results to a more serious complication. Allow me to share some protein shakes recipes that you can do-it-yourself that will help you lose weight without even proactively doing it.
Let’s keep living healthy!
BANANA – GINGER SMOOTHIE
Banana is rich in potassium which is an essential mineral which maintains proper heart function and regulates your blood pressure. Bananas’ potassium content also benefits your kidneys and bones. Increased potassium intake suppresses calcium excretion in the urine, preventing painful kidney stones.
It is loaded with nutrients and bio active compounds that have powerful benefits for your body and brain. It can treat many forms of nausea (especially morning sickness) it reduces muscle pain and soreness, it also has anti-inflammatory effects can help with osteoarthritis, it may drastically lower blood sugars and improve heart disease risk factors, cholesterol levels. it also contains a substance that may help prevent cancer, protect against Alzheimer’s disease, and fight infections.
1 banana, sliced
¾ c (6 oz) vanilla yogurt
1 Tbsp honey
½ tsp freshly grated ginger
Combine the banana, yogurt, honey, and ginger. Blend until smooth.
BANANA – MALUNGGAY SMOOTHIE
We already know the health benefits we can get from banana. Now let me share with you what malunggay can do for our health.
Malunggay leaves are a lot more nutritious than most other foods. Malungay has medicinal properties for Headache and Diabetes. can help fortify eyesight, heal inflammation in joints and tendons. It also has anti-oxidants, anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties. It can help stimulate metabolism, and aid in digestion.
1/4 cup fresh malunggay leaves (can be substituted with 1 tablespoon of malunggay powder)
1 piece banana
1/2 cup crushed ice
Combine all ingredients in a blender. Set on high speed for 30 seconds.