Superfood Tip: Eating pecans provides a boost of energy
September 11, 2015
Pecans often are a favorite treat in holiday pies, but they can also be consumed raw as a daily snack. Pecans are tree nuts and offer a variety of healthy benefits, including boosting energy. They also contain minerals, antioxidants and vitamins that are important for overall wellness, according to nutrition-and-you.com.
The nuts are high in monounsaturated fatty acids, which provide antioxidants. Additionally, they're a great source of vitamin-E, according to the website.
So if you're looking for a healthy and filling snack, grab a handful of pecans and wash them down with a full glass of water.