One of the best things you can do for your health is to strengthen your core muscles.






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One of the best things you can do for your health is to strengthen your core muscles. These 28 exercises and stretches can help improve your strength and flexibility in just minutes a day! https://bit.ly/3lMINYZ #HarvardHealth #exercise https://bit.ly/3lMINYZ

Probiotic Smoothie recipe @HarvardHealth






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Probiotics are good bacteria that keep the gut healthy and help fight infections and #inflammation. Fermented foods like yogurt, pickles, sauerkraut, and sourdough bread are great sources: https://bit.ly/3zPQxl4 #HarvardHealth

Smoothies are a quick and easy way to get probiotics. Here is a recipe that is ideal for a breakfast, snack, or post-workout drink. Combine all the ingredients in a blender or food processor and blend until smooth.

Simple Fruit Smoothie

1 cup plain nonfat yogurt

1/4 cup orange juice

1/2 banana, cut into pieces

1/2 cup fresh or frozen blueberries

1/2 cup ice

Servings: 1

Serving size: 12 ounces

Nutrition: 260 calories, 0.5 g total fat, 0 g saturated fat, 0 mg cholesterol, 110 mg sodium, 42 g total carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 26 g total sugars (includes 0 g added sugar), 24 g protein

Source: The Harvard Medical School 6-Week Plan for Healthy Eating.