7 Tips You Should Borrow From the Pegan 365 Diet

Check out these healthy eating tips!

7 Tips You Should Borrow From the Pegan 365 Diet

By Toni Gasparis

The Pegan 365 Diet was created as the best of both worlds – a combination of the paleo and vegan diets. But you don’t have to strictly follow Pegan 365 to gain something. The core principles of this beneficial diet revolve around making healthy choices and learning how to eat well while also enjoying life. Whether you’re on the Pegan 365 or not, check out these tips to better your overall diet.


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Eat Fat (Healthy Fat, That Is)

The monounsaturated fats in foods like olive oil, coconut oil, nuts, and avocados are what make these fats so healthy. Monounsaturated fats help nourish your body while also keeping your heart happy and healthy. Add some of these beneficial fats into your meals for optimal health results.

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Want to help lower your risk of getting cancer? The answer could be in the food you eat! Dr. John Whyte, chief medical officer at WebMD and the author of "Take Control of Your Cancer Risk," says there are three kinds of foods that could really help prevent cancer: garlic, fish and grapes. And what three kinds of foods should you avoid? Red and processed meats, refined grains, and alcoholic and sugary drinks. Watch the videos below to learn more about how food could be connected to your cancer risk.