Here Are Some High-Fat Foods That Are Beneficial to Your Health.

Fat has historically been blamed for cardiovascular disease and obesity. Some high-fat foods are healthy. Choosing the right fats and portion sizes is key to incorporating fat into a balanced diet.

Avocados are a good source of fibre and heart-healthy mono- and polyunsaturated fats. They can be used in sweet and savoury dishes like guacamole, avocado toast, and chocolate avocado mousse.

1) Avocados

Feller suggests eating nuts and seeds to add healthy fats to your diet. Nuts contain monounsaturated fats, omega-3s, fibre, vitamin E, antioxidants, and minerals. According to research, eating nuts (including walnuts, tree nuts, and peanuts) reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease. Nuts replaced unhealthy fats like red meat to boost cardioprotection.

2) Nuts

Olives and olive oil are staples in the Mediterranean diet, and for good reason. They contain healthy monounsaturated fat.

3) Olives and Olive Oil

Fatty fish, such as salmon, mackerel, sardines, anchovies, and bluefin tuna, have more fat in their tissues than other fish and contain more heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids, including EPA and DHA (docosahexaenoic acid). Fish is a great source of protein and has been linked to multiple health benefits, including improving muscle mass and slowing age-related muscle loss.

4) Fatty Fish

Both flax and chia seeds contain alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), a plant-based omega-3 fatty acid linked to a lower risk of cardiovascular disease.

5) Flax and Chia Seeds

A good source of protein and vitamin B12, eggs are also one of the best sources of brain-boosting choline which is found in the fatty part of the egg, the yolk. They also are one of the few food sources of vitamin D.

6) Eggs

Dark chocolate is full of flavonols, plant-based antioxidants. Dark chocolate contains more cacao beans than other chocolates, so it has more antioxidants.

7) Dark Chocolate

Soy is a complete plant protein, meaning it contains all nine essential amino acids. Soy contains heart-healthy polyunsaturated fat and little saturated fat. Recent studies link soy to a lower risk of CHD.

9) Soy Products

Want
More Stories
Like This?

Click Here