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Bananas: The Hunger Buster

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Ever grab a snack but then feel hungry again 20 minutes later? Next time, reach for a banana. Itís loaded with Resistant Starch (RS), a healthy carb that fills you up and helps to boost your metabolism. Slightly underripe medium-sized bananas have 12.5 grams of RSómore than most other foods. Ripe bananas give you 4.7 grams of RS, still enough to keep hunger pangs away.

- Submitted by MBRANDO 3/2/2011 in Healthy Eating | 2 Comments
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MJ7DM33 3/2/2011 10:21:00 PM

    Thanks for sharing!
JCLARK712 3/2/2011 8:13:00 PM

    Glad to hear bananas boost metabolism i need all i can get. I am almost half a century. I started taking vitamin B-12 to boost it. Now i will start to purchase bananas to help and i do like them.

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