by Lisa Golebieski, M.S.
Did you know that certain foods are better for your body while others should be avoided based on your blood type?
Each blood type has a specific diet profile that works with your body to maintain a healthy immune system and digestive tract.
Find your blood type below and read all about it!
Type O blood types have hardy digestive tracts, strong immune systems along with natural defenses against infections and an efficient metabolism.
BEST FOODS FOR TYPE O
The best foods for Type O blood types include high protein foods (such as meat and fish), vegetables and fruits.
FOODS TYPE O SHOULD AVOID
There are several foods that should be avoided for the Type O blood type. They include: wheat, corn, kidney beans, navy beans, lentils, cabbage, brussels sprouts, cauliflower and mustard grains.
FOODS THAT ARE AIDS TO TYPE O
These foods act as aids for Type O. They include kelp, seafood, salt, liver, red meat, kale, spinach and broccoli.
Type A blood types adapt well to dietary and environmental changes, have a good immune system, preserve and metabolizes nutrients more easily.
BEST FOODS FOR TYPE A
The best foods for Type A blood type is a vegetarian diet; vegetables, tofu, seafood, grains, beans, legumes and fruit.
FOODS TYPE A SHOULD AVOID
Foods to avoid for Type A include meat, dairy, kidney beans, lima beans, wheat.
FOODS THAT ARE AIDS TO TYPE A
These foods act as aids for Type A. They include vegetable oil, soy foods, vegetables and pineapple.
Type B blood types have strong immune systems, versatile adaption to dietary and environmental changes and have a balanced nervous system.
BEST FOODS FOR TYPE B
The best foods for Type B include meat (no chicken), dairy, grains, beans, legumes, vegetables and fruit.
FOODS TYPE B SHOULD AVOID
Foods to avoid for Type B include corn, lentils, peanuts, sesame seeds, buckwheat and wheat.
FOODS THAT ARE AIDS TO TYPE B
These foods act as aids for Type B. They include greens, eggs, venison, liver, licorice and tea.
Type AB blood types have a highly tolerant immune system and combine the benefits of both A and B blood types.
BEST FOODS FOR TYPE AB
The best foods for Type AB include meat, seafood, dairy, tofu, beans, legumes, grains, vegetables and fruit.
FOODS TYPE AB SHOULD AVOID
Foods to avoid for Type AB include red meat, kidney beans, lima beans, seeds, corn and buckwheat.
FOODS THAT ARE AIDS TO TYPE AB
These foods act as aids for Type AB. They include tofu, seafood, dairy, greens, kelp and pineapple.
Once you have read how to eat according to your blood type, try to incorporate or eliminate foods gradually. This will help you create a better overall diet that is compatible with your body and blood type.
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Lisa Golebieski, MS Holistic Nutrition Consultant
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