Fruits and vegetables are valuable sources of nutrients that the body cannot produce alone. Consumption of 5 servings of fruits and vegetables per day, of which a serving can be 100% juice or mousse, provides the body with antioxidants and vitamins essential for good functioning.
Less than half of the Romanians (36.5%) follow the recommendations of the experts and consume fruit 2 or 3 times a day. Only 14% of Romanians consume the 4-5 servings of fruits and vegetables every day.
Science offers more and more evidence that confirms the beneficial effects of fruits and vegetables on our body. Consumption of at least 5 servings of fruits and vegetables per day can help prevent many diseases - It significantly reduces the risk of cancer, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, diabetes and obesity.
These benefits are due to nutrients and antioxidants in fruits and vegetables. Fruits and vegetables are also a valuable source of fibers, vitamins (for example, C and K), minerals and bioactive substances which slow down the aging process of cells and accelerate their regeneration, improving the structure of the skin and hair, as well as the general state of health.
According to experts, a serving of fruits or vegetables can be 100% juice or mousse, both products being 100% natural - their nutritional value is similar to the nutritional value of fresh fruits and vegetables. Therefore, it is recommended to have a varied menu for breakfast and to drink a glass of fruit juice or to take to work or at school a mousse rich in fiber.
"One of the ways to enrich your diet with healthy ingredients is to eat fruits and vegetables. If the minimum recommended amount (half a kilogram of fruits and vegetables) is difficult to consume, mousse and juices are 100% always. handy, being the simplest and most valuable snacks. Mousse and juices 100% reduce the feeling of hunger and nourish the body. " - he says nutritionist Serban Damian.
An alert lifestyle translates into less attention paid to the quality of the meals. Due to the lack of time to prepare healthy dishes, we often eat in the city. To a large extent, our health depends on our own choices. Therefore, we should pay special attention to choosing the menu that has a positive influence on our body. Instead of unhealthy snacks, better choose a mousse or juice 100%, nutritious and rich in vitamins.
The campaign "Mousse and 100% juice! Here are the smart vitamins" is funded by the European Union and the Polish Republic, as well as from the Fruit and Vegetable Promotion Fund offered by KUPS.
More information about the campaign is available on www.sucsimousse.eu and on the Facebook page Live SMART.