30 Day Womens Anti Aging Category
The 30 Day Womens Anti Aging category is a collection of all calorie ranges including 1300, 1500, 1700, 1900, 2100 and 2300 templates, each providing 30 days of meal plans consisting of 5-6 meals each day.
These menus are geared toward the older woman going through menopause. At this time in a womanÆs life, diet is especially important to health and well being. These menus meet the needs of these women. These Mature Women menus include good sources of fiber, are low in fat (24% fat), high in calcium and moderate in sodium. They contain Soy products, which are believed to help fight symptoms of menopause as well, as decrease the risk for certain cancers and help protect against heart disease.
Maximum bone loss occurs as early as the mid thirties. After that we begin to slowly lose bone density and/or bone strength. The ôBone Healthö Templates are on the cutting-edge of current research being done in the areas of bone strength and the prevention of osteoporosis. The nutritional goals in maximizing bone mass and minimizing bone loss include adequate intakes of calcium, vitamin D, magnesium, phosphorus, vitamin C, vitamin A, manganese, copper, iron, zinc and unsaturated fatty acids. These menus include foods such as dairy products, fruits, vegetables, whole-grains, nuts and meats that are rich in all of these essential nutrients. Ongoing studies are linking vitamin K and vitamin B12 to the prevention of hip fractures and to the strengthening of bones. These menus include foods such as dark green leafy vegetables, whole grains, dairy foods, fish, beef, and eggs that are rich in both these important vitamins. In addition, these menus include isoflavones from soy foods, which are believed to help prevent osteoporosis and benefit bone health. Soyfoods and flaxseed are also excellent sources of phytoestrogens. Phytoestrogens are known as plant chemicals and have been shown to either directly or indirectly impact bone turnover.