A Teen Nutritional Needs
Our body reflects what we eat. For teens it is very important what they eat and they should be encouraged to have everything as different food products will have different benefits on them. Nowadays children are more to junk food which doesn’t help them in nutrition either way they only increase calories to them.
The diet they take should include; vegetables, grains, fruits, milk and protein. This is a complete balance diet. As there routine involves running, walking, climbing and much more. The school time doesn’t make them sit for a while. So for this exertion of energy they have to have something that suits them and help them to stay active all the time.
Junk food or sugar containing products will only make them lazy. This won’t make them active, not they will be willing to participate in any activity. For teens it is necessary to have breakfast which should contain an egg and a cup of milk. This will boost their metabolism and they will not be unhealthy.
Moreover, teen’s stomach doesn’t want to have big meals they can stay active in small meals. So plan- out best meals which contains all nutrients to start their day. This can contain cheese, pizza and else which be easy for them to eat and this way you can ask them to eat vegetables and fruits which they will not deny.
Shape the ingredients in a way that it looks attractive. Just don’t boil the vegetables; instead you can make a good dish out of it. Further, you can also serve a scoop of ice cream in reward as they finish their desire food.
Children especially teens are very pick when it comes to food. They would prefer to go for burger; fries, doughnuts and etc. ever wondered why this happens? It is because their taste buds are developed in this and so they are familiar. Once the child came across the other foods it will automatically take them towards it. Same is the case with chocolates, so try out different spices and experiment with vegetables so that your teen and other family members love new dishes.
The nutrients that a teen consumes have an effect on them. If you don’t want your child to be lazy so you have to blend all the good part and bad in a way that they balance out everything in the end. There are millions of recipes for teens to make them interesting so start your search today and save your child’s health.
They should say no to anything. Make sure they eat everything no matter how hard it is to make them do that. The diet should also contain vitamins and mineral which will help them in their physical and mental growth. What benefit did the fruits contains isn’t left when you blend it in shake. So make them eat it originally.
Whatever comes from nature is pure and doesn’t contains side effects so you should go for the original piece instead of going for the tin one, as it has been created after passing through several preservatives.
Eat health, stay healthy.