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Top Healthy Habits That You Need To Start By Your 30s

By Sravia Sivaram
Healthy Habits before Age 30 | 30 की उम्र से पहले महिलाओं को अपनानी चाहिए ये स्वस्थ आदतें | Boldsky

There are certain healthy habits that you need to incorporate in your daily life in order to lead a healthy life after your 30s.

Don't think that your metabolism works well forever. There can be a time when it will start weakening and will begin to hit you back, especially post your 30s.

Most of the young adults take a back seat when it comes to maintaining good health and fitness. When you're too busy climbing the corporate ladder, you devote very negligibly to take care of your health, or spare no time at all for maintaining healthy habits.

Of course, your career and everything else is very important. But you must remember that you won't be able to stay fit forever without putting in some extra effort initially.

Further, our diet and lifestyle habits that we form in our early childhood have a big impact on how well we age later on in life.

Healthy lifestyle factors like having an ideal body mass index (BMI), no excess alcohol intake, healthy diet, no smoking as well regular physical activity will help you reach middle age with lower risk of heart disease.

So, before you turn 30 or if you're already 30, there are certain healthy habits for 30 plus people that you can swear by for better health.

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Scroll down further to know about the healthy habits for 30 year old women and men.


1. Eat More Of Plant-based Foods:

You need to eat real food and not the processed ones. Filling your platter with more plant-based food sources is the best you can do. This will add more years to your life and also lower the risk of metabolic diseases. It also helps with the better regulation of body weight.


2. Weigh Yourself Often:

Tracking your weight often will help you keep a tab on your weight gain and will also help you keep off from weight gain. This also helps you be more aware of the connection between your eating and weight gain. This is one of the top healthy habits to follow after your 30s.


3. Listen To Your Body:

You need to be aware of the various kinds of intolerances that you can face. Allergy towards certain foods like milk or bread needs to be considered and you must avoid these foods. If not given importance, then this can lead to extra inflammation, weakened immune system as well as weight gain.


4. Learn To Cook:

By doing so you'll save money, which will also reduce your calorie intake. Home cooked foods will help you save 100 calories a day. You can make your own healthy recipes to pump up your health. This is one of the best healthy habits for 30 plus people.


5. Keep A Well-Stocked Fridge:

Studies have shown that when you're hungry, you often reach out for the foods that are closest to you. The easiest way to help yourself out with this habit is to stock your fridge with healthy foods. Have pre-cut veggies and several other healthy snacks to satisfy your cravings.


6. Don't Fear Fat:

Eating healthy fats is not going to make you fat. Going for monounsaturated fats found in avocados as well as healthy fats found in nuts prove to be too good for your health.


7. Go For Spices:

If you can't avoid deep frying, then go for spices instead. This will liven up the taste buds and also provide health benefits. Spices like cinnamon helps in regulating the blood sugar levels and turmeric is known to have anti-cancer properties.


8. Pick Quality Over Quantity:

Your body will not process the calories from a slice of cake or soda, the same way it would do to a nutritious meal or snack. Since the former food lacks nutrients like fibre, it can increase the hunger and cause weight gain. This is one of the best healthy habits for 30 year old women and men.


9. Limit The Added Sugar Content:

This is one of the main reasons for obesity. People who ate more sugar had a 38 percent higher risk of dying from heart disease, as per a study. This is known to be an inflammatory ingredient and one should not have more than 10 grams per serving.


10. Develop An Exercise Routine:

Establishing a good exercise routine is the best thing that you can do to yourself. You need to make breaking a sweat a habit and this will keep all cropping diseases at bay and also manage your weight. This in one of the best habits to be followed after your 30s.


11. Fidget As Much As Possible:

A sedentary lifestyle can give you obesity, type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and even death. Hence, try not to sit on your bay the entire day and make some movements then and there.


12. Never Touch 'Diet' Foods:

We are not blaming you for going behind diet shakes or boxed meals. But you must know that these are highly processed foods filled with sugar, sodium and chemicals. You need to go for healthy wholesome foods that keep your metabolism running.


13. Wake Up Early, Including Weekends:

This will help you create a discipline and structure. It will also give you a good amount of time to exercise and relax.


14. Take The Stairs:

Every time you take the stairs, you burn about an extra 9 calories. Incorporating this in your daily life will help you burn calories steadily every day.


15. Don't Skip Meals:

This will not only make you hungry, but you'll end up gaining weight. This is because, if you don't eat when hungry, your body can take over its blood glucose store and increase the production of the hunger hormone ghrelin. This can again ramp up your appetite.

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Story first published: Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 15:50 [IST]
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