Beans are high in protein, without the high financial and environmental costs of meat (we should all be eating less meat). Beans are also high in fibre, and can ease your blood pressure, heart rate, and blood sugar which can lead to a lower risk of heart disease – a leading killer of women in developed countries.
3. Cherries and berries
These colourful little guys are high in flavonoids and antioxidants, which are great for protecting your cells from damage. Berries keep your brain sharp, and help your skin to stay firm and smooth in your later years, too.
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