Healthy Aging For Dummies
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Put the following foods on your grocery list; they have properties that promote health and boost your immune system (which weakens as you age):

  • Blueberries

  • Broccoli

  • Dark chocolate

  • Egg whites (any way you like ’em)

  • Extra virgin olive oil

  • Fish with omega-3 fatty acids

  • Green tea

  • Mozzarella string cheese

  • Nuts

  • Oats

  • Soy foods

  • Strawberries

  • Tomatoes

  • Vinaigrette salad dressing

  • Whole wheat pasta

  • Yogurt

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Brent Agin, MD, is a family physician in private practice and is also the medical director of a successful weight-loss clinic and laser medical spa. Sharon Perkins, RN, has coauthored five For Dummies books on women's health issues.

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