7 Tips for Beating the Bloat - Incorporate protein in every meal.

For women who experience uncomfortable bloating during PMS, certain foods seem to make things worse. These 7 food cures can help.
Incorporate protein in every meal.
Including protein in each meal and snack will do wonders for reducing puffiness. Protein can act like a natural diuretic and help your body get rid of extra water (which is in no short supply when you're experiencing PMS!). For breakfast, avoid carb–centric meals like bagels, corn muffins, pancakes and waffles — and opt for protein–rich scrambled egg whites with a side of fresh fruit. To incorporate protein into your snacks try an apple with a handful of almonds, a part–skim string cheese, or a container of nonfat yogurt.

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