Food Can be a Factor in Your Mood

Posted on July 24, 2020

There are a lot of things that can affect your mood such as work, family, the weather, and more. 


But, did you know that what you eat can affect how you feel? 


OhioHealth registered dietitian Laurie Coleman pointed out which foods can improve your mood and which foods have the potential to worsen your mood.


Some foods to improve your mood should include protein, fiber and vitamins and minerals.


It’s important to keep in mind that eating these foods are not a cure-all for mood disorders, but they can help alleviate symptoms associated with elevated inflammation and depression.


Some foods to avoid are candy, soda, white breads, crackers, alcohol and other high calorie drinks.

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