We all face some digestion problems in our lifetime but it aggravates to a higher level if we are a sedentary worker or a traveler, due to untimely eating or eating imbalanced diet. A major population of America suffers from digestion issues and thereby struggle through their lifestyle. However there are some simple natural ways to improve your digestion naturally and live a healthier life.
Some of the steps to improve your digestion naturally are:
1. Eat a balanced diet regularly that should consists of protein, whole grains, good fats and fiber.
2. Exercise is one of the most important factors for your digestive system to function normally.
3. Reduce the consumption of processed unhealthy food and processed sugar from your diet. Make the right selection of healthy foods.
4. Make sure to eat slowly and chew your food at least 20 times to give enough time to your brain and stomach to realize how much quantity they need. This way you avoid overeating and reduce the pressure on your digestive system.
5. Stay hydrated with water and reduce your consumption of sugar loaded chemical beverages. Water helps your digestive system to pass your body waste easily and timely.
6. Avoid sitting immediately after every meal. Leisure walking after meals should be encouraged for your system to digest your food and help your digestive system to function as required.
7. Right posture plays an important role in the normal functioning of digestive system. Too much drooping while sitting/standing makes your internal system tired and may create some blockages. If you sit with your back straight and stand high your digestive system functions normal all day long since it is not cramped up because of your wrong posture.
8. Rest sufficiently as per your requirements. Too much stress and physical pressure may hamper your digestion thereby causing bloating, gas and other stomach issues.
Health tips of the week
“Eat mindfully, digest well and stay healthy”.
I am vegan and I have some digestive issues myself. And at this current time in my life I am in the middle of “curing” myself by basically trial and error. Listening to my body and knowing exactly what i can eat and when. And my body has improved a lot since doing so. But I still haven’t got it all figured out just yet