Fiber Sources

A high-fiber diet may help reduce the risk of heart disease and diabetes. Women should try to eat at least 21 to 25 grams of fiber a day, while men should aim for 30 to 38 grams a day. Looking for some high fiber foods? Here are some good sources..

  1. Nuts– 1/4 cup almonds has 4 grams of fiber
  2. Frozen peas
  3. Chia seeds– Full of soluble and insoluble fiber, 1 tbsp. has about 6 grams of fiber!
  4. Onions– Full of Inulin to help lower cholesterol
  5. Bulgur– 8 grams of fiber per cup
  6. Kiwis– 2 grams of fiber
  7. Apples– About 4 grams of fiber

For more information:

http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/high-fiber-foods/NU00582

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/05/29/high-fiber-foods_n_1543165.html#s=more228603

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