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Of course it can be prevented by applying a healthy lifestyle. But you also need to know that there are some foods that should not be eaten during menstruation as quoted from womensweekly.com.sg. What food is it? Check out below.
1. Carbonated Drinks
When not menstruating though, carbonated beverages are not recommended to drink, especially during menstruation. Therefore, this type of drink will cause your stomach bloated and uncomfortable. High sugar content will also make the body becomes quickly limp.
2. Processed foods
When you are sterilizing, canned or processed foods should be avoided, because they have very high sodium or sodium content. In addition to causing bloating, excessive consumption of sodium can affect the storage of water in the body and make the body so swollen.
Fries tend to contain trans fats. Well, this trans fat can increase estrogen levels in your body causing the stomach to become more cramp than usual.
Nuts are suspected to cause flatulence. So when you're coming months, it's good to avoid the food.
5. Processed bread
Just like processed foods, processed bread containing whole grains can disrupt and affect your blood sugar levels. So you experience a mood swing and feel more tired than usual.