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Start Eating 1 Banana a Day, See What Happens to Your Weight

September 5, 2019


So, ever seen an athlete packing it with bananas
after an intense workout? You know, there’s a good reason for that,
and it concerns you and me as well! Of course you don’t have to munch on the
long yellow stuff like crazy, but eating a single banana every day can definitely do
you lots of good! Counting down from… #11. It helps you lose weight
If you’re on the track to shedding a few extra pounds but having difficulty curbing
that sweet tooth, a banana can help you out. Its natural sweetness is a blessing when you’re
craving for something sugary, and soluble fibers in it slow down digestion, making you
feel full for longer. Also, a medium-sized banana contains only
about 100 calories, as opposed to 400 in a chocolate bar you would eat otherwise. So stack up on a bunch of those yellow goodies
and lay them on your desk! #10. It helps keep your digestion healthy
Soluble fibers are only half of what’s good in a banana; the other half is insoluble ones. When they reach your digestive tract, they
don’t dissolve (as their name implies) and instead travel through your whole body, pushing
out the unnecessary stuff. All the waste in your bowels gets swept away,
and you go to the bathroom regularly and with a sense of duty well done. At ease. #9. It improves your immune system
A single banana contains more than 10% of a daily norm of vitamin C, which is, as you
know, a sort of a magic bullet to being healthy. It boosts your immunity, providing you with
better protection against all kinds of diseases, and acts as an antioxidant, destroying free
radicals that attack your healthy cells. So having a banana every day basically helps
you stay in the top shape in all senses of the word. #8. It protects your skin
If you’re sensitive to UV, sunscreen is a must, of course, but bananas may be of help
too, without you even knowing it. Like I just said, vitamin C in these fruits
is an antioxidant that protects your skin as well as your immune system. They also contain carotenoids that are natural
protective elements when it comes to exposure to the sun. Plants need them for photosynthesis, and we
humans eat them not be burned by the sun. The cycle of life! #7. It’s good for your heart
Potassium, which is the primary element contained in bananas, is crucial for your heart and
blood vessels. It’s an electrolyte that helps electric
conductivity in your system, and it also assists other electrolytes (such as magnesium and
calcium) to be better absorbed inside your body. As a result of potassium’s activity, the
balance of fluid is maintained, which helps your heart beat at a normal pace. #6. It keeps you hydrated
Wait, bananas are a solid food, how in the world can they replace water? Well, they can’t, of course, but like I
said earlier, they help maintain water balance in your body. It’s all thanks to potassium again, to be
sure. It cooperates with other electrolytes to regulate
the fluid levels, which is especially good after an intense workout. So if you’re into some sports activities
or just go to the gym on a regular basis, eating a banana (or even two) is definitely
a good idea. #5. It enhances your physical performance (Hey,
have you every seen a fat monkey?) Bananas aren’t only good for you after a
workout — they also help you out before intensive training. According to the International Society of
Sports Nutrition, the best way to keep you in top shape while working out is eating something
that’s high on carbs yet not too hard on your gut. Munching on some sugary stuff is not the best
of ideas: things like chocolate bars or candy contain too much sweetness and additives for
you to stomach. Bananas, on the other hand, have just the
right amount of natural sugar to boost your energy levels, and they also contain other
substances that help you achieve better results when training. So throw one in your sports bag before you
go! #4. It can replace sugar when you bake
The yellow delight is naturally sweet and neutral in taste, so when you decide to bake
a cake or some muffins, it’s pretty much okay to substitute sugar, or any other sweetener
for that matter, with a couple of bananas. Of course, you can’t stuff them everywhere
— not all recipes taste good when you throw in a banana. After all, they’re not THAT neutral and
add their own flavor to the dish. But you sure can look for baking recipes that
make room for such a possibility. #3. It curbs your appetite
Back to the issue of losing weight: bananas help you to resist your cravings. It’s not hard to imagine a busy day at the
office, when you’re overworked with routine, and you just have to have a snack not to fall
into a coma. Often, people would eat a candy bar just for
the sake of a much needed glucose boost, but that kind of energy punch is short-lived,
and you’ll feel even worse for it when the sugar spike fades. The solution? Have a banana, obviously! It’s quite low in calories but high on useful
stuff, such as all kinds of fibers and starch, which makes you feel full and think twice
before indulging your sweet tooth once again. #2. It makes your kidneys happy…aw
I don’t have to tell you that fruit is good for you, it’s quite old news already. But more specifically, bananas, thanks to
all the antioxidants and other beneficial elements, help your kidneys to remain healthy
and prosper. (A prosperous kidney…) In one Swedish study, researchers found that
bananas have the biggest impact on renal health when it comes to fruit and vegetable consumption. In fact, they seem to protect you against
renal cell carcinoma, one of the most common types of kidney cancer. Of course, this is subject to more research,
but that’s already good news, isn’t it? On top of that, potassium in bananas reduces
the risk of kidney stones by flushing excess calcium from your system. Calcium is one of the biggest culprits in
this disease because the stones are mostly made of this element. #1. Bananas help you even before you’re born
Apart from other useful substances and elements, the long yellow goodies are rich in all types
of B vitamins. They don’t often get much media attention,
but that’s hardly because they’re not that good for you. They stay in shade mostly because their effects
are not immediately obvious. You see, B vitamins, especially vitamin B6,
are crucial during embryo development. A single average banana contains about a third
of the normal daily intake, so doctors advise pregnant women to have a banana a day just
to additionally ensure that their babies are born healthy and happy. Other elements, such as folate, thiamine,
niacin, and riboflavin, also contribute to fetal health: they help the yet-unborn baby
to develop its nervous system, blood vessels, and internal organs. And finally, potassium plays its role here
too. As much as I’ve already said about this
element, its electrolytic function benefits the bloodstream of the mother, and thus helps
deliver food to the baby in her belly. So why not treat yourself to a healthy and
tasty snack while waiting for your little one to see its first light of day? Well, it’s all fine and well, but nothing
comes without a price, and bananas aren’t any exception to this rule. There are side effects you should know about
before you start eating a banana every single day. And we’re not talking just about “monkey
farts”. Make sure you consult your doctor and check
whether you have any potential problems with this fruit. First and foremost, like any other fruit,
bananas can cause allergic reactions. According to Food Allergy Research and Education,
if you have an allergy to latex, you might as well develop one to kiwis, chestnuts, avocados,
and yes, bananas. Also, if you feel itchiness in your mouth
when you chew on a banana, you’d better stay away from this fruit because it’s also
an allergic reaction that can become severe if you’re not careful. Secondly, tyrosine, an amino acid contained
in bananas, converts into tyramine in your body, and this substance can cause headaches
in some people. If there’s too much of it in your system,
you might even develop migraines, so be careful if you already have them. And finally, despite their benefits for your
gut that I described earlier, bananas can cause gases and bloating because of the high
amounts of fiber in them. That’s not dangerous — you’ll feel better
when your body gets used to so much fiber, but it certainly can be uncomfortable… or
even awkward, if you know what I mean. Yes, with all of this going for it, it’s
easy to see why bananas have a peel (appeal). So what about you? Do you only indulge in bananas every now and
then or do you prefer to keep it a routine? Let me know down in the comments! Hey, if you learned something new today, then
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100 Comments

  • Reply BRIGHT SIDE September 3, 2019 at 6:15 pm

    Hey there, BrightSiders! Do you prefer bananas or oranges?

  • Reply Martha Valencia September 3, 2019 at 11:18 pm

    Only 1 banana in 1 day well, im going to starve

  • Reply Disney Animation Disney Animation September 3, 2019 at 11:30 pm

    I thought Bananas had Radio

  • Reply victoria morgan September 3, 2019 at 11:34 pm

    i just eat salad and water but now im going eat bananas

  • Reply thaddeus mcgrath September 3, 2019 at 11:36 pm

    Sure eating one every day has it benefits but they give me gas so I am paying off in a bad way. A banana a day will have me peeling the paint off the wall and stain the porcelain so an apple and pear will keep me fresh.

  • Reply LandDot September 3, 2019 at 11:36 pm

    🅱️annnas are good

    Me: good

    Also me: good

  • Reply NeNe M Wright September 3, 2019 at 11:51 pm

    Those bananas🍌🍌🍌 Looks so cute 💖💕 💯😍💕💪

  • Reply Paul Glenard Fontanilla September 3, 2019 at 11:53 pm

    Really love eating my boyfriend's banana

  • Reply Felicia Gillion September 3, 2019 at 11:54 pm

    I wouldn't be skinny because of health benefits ide be skinny because I was vomiting everyday trying to eat a banana 🤮

  • Reply karim dixon September 3, 2019 at 11:55 pm

    Who goes "Bananas" after watching this video

  • Reply nicholas batiste September 4, 2019 at 12:11 am

    After I watched this video

    Me: Uh MOooOOm!!

    Mom: whaaat!?

    Me: do we have bananas?

  • Reply Invincible Gamer September 4, 2019 at 12:13 am

    You'll get bald.

  • Reply alka pandey September 4, 2019 at 12:32 am

    Sir you are great

  • Reply retlem September 4, 2019 at 12:33 am

    Well…what about the burgers you eat later in the day every day?

  • Reply Plague The September 4, 2019 at 12:40 am

    Bananas, they make my favorite milkshake, hope that banana fungus doesn't extinct them

  • Reply Samantha ._. September 4, 2019 at 12:44 am

    I just went and ate a banana

  • Reply GroovyMotion September 4, 2019 at 1:02 am

    Nice! I ate 2 bananas per day for a week, thanks to a gastro! 😂
    Now, please do a video on how to recover all pounds lost after a gastro in a week! 😁

  • Reply Michael Argueta-Acevedo September 4, 2019 at 1:08 am

    i was hungry until i watched this vid i went to the ketchen and got a banana ate it and now im not hungry

    thx bright side

  • Reply Nevose September 4, 2019 at 1:13 am

    You do understand that the nutrition is based off of what is in the peel right? Just like an orange is actually a berry. The peel actually gets rid of cold sores.

  • Reply Meredith Ahern-Tamilio September 4, 2019 at 1:18 am

    I had horrible leg cramps that would wake me up and I'd have to jump out of bed to readjust my leg to stop the ( Charlie horse) truth is bananas stopped my leg cramps and ALL THE charlie horse I was suffering from if I stop eating bananas they start up again…God bless the banana gods

  • Reply Connor Merchant September 4, 2019 at 1:19 am

    Tanks man

  • Reply GAMING FOR EVER September 4, 2019 at 1:24 am

    Yeah I eat banana 3 times a day is that healthy

  • Reply Orathai Freby September 4, 2019 at 1:52 am

    Nice to know thanks you my friends take care sir yes sir how are you my dear friends Marine's Soldier's USA people's lives i feel good always

  • Reply Danny September 4, 2019 at 2:03 am

    What about all the sugars that will end up giving you diabetes? Where the studies to back up the 10 myths in your video?

  • Reply Arul Tripathi September 4, 2019 at 2:05 am

    Very informative video a great from bright side again

  • Reply eswar avis September 4, 2019 at 2:08 am

    Nice information ..now iam going to get a six pack body let's see what happen after 10days🙄

  • Reply Chaos seq September 4, 2019 at 2:23 am

    I hope bright side hearts this because I love his videos

  • Reply Iftekhar Khan September 4, 2019 at 2:25 am

    When is the right time to have a banana?

  • Reply Yazmine Patterson September 4, 2019 at 2:25 am

    i wish i could eat bananas more but they make me lowkey sluggish and give me a headache 😔 everyone’s different tho

  • Reply shravan dhadiwal September 4, 2019 at 2:28 am

    Also bananas are very cheap to buy

  • Reply Ashley Life September 4, 2019 at 2:31 am

    I love bananas . I’ll have to start eating daily

  • Reply Vince Maquilang September 4, 2019 at 2:35 am

    what is the effect if you eat single apple, banana and egg a day? your past video has these 3 but wat if you eat all of this evryday? what is the effect?

  • Reply T Roper September 4, 2019 at 2:44 am

    Narrator: bananas protect u from UV rays
    Me: I'm listening (I'm sensitive to sunlight)

  • Reply Nathalia Goles September 4, 2019 at 2:53 am

    Watching this makes me hungry 😋
    I want to eat banana Whole day,

  • Reply Adarsh Todi September 4, 2019 at 3:08 am

    5:37 😂😂😂😂

  • Reply MrGregess1 September 4, 2019 at 3:11 am

    I was eating a banana while watching the video lol

  • Reply xXKillaBGXx September 4, 2019 at 3:30 am

    CLICKBAIT

  • Reply yuhumg September 4, 2019 at 3:55 am

    I ate bananas and i got gastro

  • Reply Lil chilly Pepper September 4, 2019 at 4:19 am

    >:| I dun’t like bananas! I don’t have bananas at my apartment ether 😭

  • Reply Bryan McCallum September 4, 2019 at 4:26 am

    It does the trick a few times a week. TOASTED Banana and Peanut butter sandwich with one slice of onion!

  • Reply Aurobindo Ghosh September 4, 2019 at 4:28 am

    this video should be from smart banana

  • Reply Kamden Bentley September 4, 2019 at 4:33 am

    I prefer bananas cause I mean, there bananas!

  • Reply Jeremiah Donaldson September 4, 2019 at 4:33 am

    Can I eat one at night?

  • Reply Frank P. September 4, 2019 at 6:00 am

    I just started eating Kix cereal w 2 bananas diced midway through vid 😂

  • Reply Flat earth Kids September 4, 2019 at 6:17 am

    So your saying if I eat bananas while playing video games I’ll lose weight? Now I’m eating bananas every day!

  • Reply Cool gamer lol September 4, 2019 at 6:22 am

    Man I'm already eating a banana is epic

  • Reply king of perverts September 4, 2019 at 6:27 am

    So many bananas👀

  • Reply Vilkata September 4, 2019 at 6:58 am

    Super-nana!!! 🍌🍌🍌🍌🍌🍌🍌🍌🍌🍌🍌🍌🍌🍌

  • Reply Hmmm ??? September 4, 2019 at 8:11 am

    Well one punch man is right

  • Reply Pikachu Power_gaming September 4, 2019 at 8:38 am

    It does have some radiation soo

    TO MUCH BANANAS AND YOU DIE FROM RADIATION

  • Reply ReillyAshton September 4, 2019 at 8:43 am

    Can’t stop eating BANANAS!!!!!! Ba-NANA!

  • Reply BIGSXC33 September 4, 2019 at 8:53 am

    B.s!

  • Reply Mohammad Akhter September 4, 2019 at 9:55 am

    Does banana helps to get taller

  • Reply Priyesh Mhatre September 4, 2019 at 9:55 am

    I was watching this video and saw a bannana near our Ganpati and I cannot resist this urge to eat it

  • Reply Becky Brown September 4, 2019 at 10:00 am

    Nice to know,, I will share this,, thank you,,

  • Reply RoH -An September 4, 2019 at 10:41 am

    what you really meant is :
    Only a banana a day nothing else

  • Reply Janaꨄ Raquel September 4, 2019 at 10:50 am

    But ai finished the banana earlier now I don’t have any bananas now ;-;

  • Reply Kaleb Brigman September 4, 2019 at 10:57 am

    i was just eating a banana watching this…

  • Reply John G Cahill September 4, 2019 at 11:09 am

    This is nonsense…it is an advertisement for bananas …which are healthy for some ….but not suitable for diabetics…full facts should be given

  • Reply Keerthana Mohandoss September 4, 2019 at 11:39 am

    I did not know that a banana is so healthy , just a simple fruit.

  • Reply Outcazst September 4, 2019 at 11:54 am

    🍌😌

  • Reply Divine Woodard September 4, 2019 at 11:54 am

    You make me smart so when my does something wrong I tell her

  • Reply IM Cancer September 4, 2019 at 12:14 pm

    After seeing this Video
    Buying Banana On Market

  • Reply Omar Alowesie September 4, 2019 at 12:17 pm

    Bye time to eat some bananas

  • Reply Efini_Munoz September 4, 2019 at 12:38 pm

    This is the biggest clickbate picture ever in a month lol

  • Reply Eino Hakala September 4, 2019 at 12:57 pm

    Hmm i like oranges More than bananas but i like them still and is tshi video True if know what i mean

  • Reply Med Rebay September 4, 2019 at 12:59 pm

    Hhh banana a day keep a doctor away

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  • Reply Billy Ray September 4, 2019 at 1:19 pm

    Questions: Do I eat a banana before or after a workout? Can I eat two bananas or one? What do I drink? Water? Gatorade? Both? Also what else should I eat that’s healthy ?

  • Reply How to YEET September 4, 2019 at 1:56 pm

    One punch man diet? Ok

  • Reply Colormatic YT September 4, 2019 at 1:56 pm

    And that's why I watch smart banana 🍌

  • Reply HardWarUK September 4, 2019 at 1:59 pm

    Another catch-22 for our planet. Should you eat a banana a day if they are imported from 1,000s of miles away by ship or plane causing tons of C02 creating climate change!?

  • Reply Akcira Poo September 4, 2019 at 2:11 pm

    Interesting 🤔🍌🍌

  • Reply Janhavi Mandge September 4, 2019 at 2:13 pm

    Now the proverb changes from an apple a day keeps doctor away to an banana a day keeps the doctor away

  • Reply Graining Rice September 4, 2019 at 2:30 pm

    I dont want a banana shaped abs on the thumbnail

  • Reply Nova_PlayzROBLOX31 Nova September 4, 2019 at 2:31 pm

    I have bananas right now OHHHHHHHH so that's why One punch men always eat bananas

  • Reply Broski13 September 4, 2019 at 2:40 pm

    Animations are very funny. 🍌 😄

  • Reply Rudy Leo Gumapas September 4, 2019 at 3:29 pm

    A Banana A Day Makes The Doctor Away

  • Reply Jotaro Kujo September 4, 2019 at 4:07 pm

    It also has a lot sugar and very little potassium. Bananas are overrated.

  • Reply Lalith September 4, 2019 at 4:11 pm

    Just say every fruit is good for your health!

  • Reply NIGEL MOSCROP September 4, 2019 at 4:25 pm

    I have a banana and an orange every day when I'm at work

  • Reply Mujtaba Merchant September 4, 2019 at 5:01 pm

    I was and am eating them to game weight but this information said it helps in losing it very strange I found no great changes in my weight although I have 1 Banana everyday at breakfast time

  • Reply Shree Shree September 4, 2019 at 5:22 pm

    i heard bananas helps to gain weight.. Is that wrong ?

  • Reply Genxmuse September 4, 2019 at 5:38 pm

    I always though bananas stopped you up.

  • Reply Shedevil 187 September 4, 2019 at 8:17 pm

    Yes ima eat bananas from now on…I’ve been trying to loose 20 pounds and I really have failed….🥺

  • Reply Dylan Opium September 4, 2019 at 11:03 pm

    Good thing bananas are my favorite fruit lol and are pretty cheap around my area 😁😁😁 thanks for the info

  • Reply Wongani Yiwombe September 5, 2019 at 3:04 am

    I take bananas everyday, happen to be my favourite fruit

  • Reply Leon S.Kennedy September 5, 2019 at 4:03 am

    Good job Bright side , ❤

  • Reply Just jokin N tokin September 5, 2019 at 5:55 am

    I've been eating a banana pretty much everyday for 4 plus months….I don't have abs like the thumbnail 😩 but my digestion has improved 😃

  • Reply Superainger September 5, 2019 at 7:58 am

    Could you be more clear in the next episode (😵😶😢) , I didn't understood many things from that episode.I also love bananas , I eat 5-6 bananas a week 👍☺!

  • Reply palwinder pinda September 5, 2019 at 8:34 am

    thx bro

  • Reply palwinder pinda September 5, 2019 at 8:35 am

    thx bro please about apple

  • Reply Solomon IGBINOBA September 5, 2019 at 2:57 pm

    Am here because of BANANA

  • Reply Nishal vines September 5, 2019 at 3:37 pm

    Start uploading video late Obviously your video are good but you are uploading too fast

  • Reply Kumaresh Natarajan Muralinathan September 5, 2019 at 4:07 pm

    Who are eating bananas while watching 😂😂

  • Reply YouTube Zone September 5, 2019 at 4:58 pm

    Banana is good for your health
    Other Fruits :
    am i a joke to you ???

  • Reply HIWIN YT September 5, 2019 at 6:10 pm

    Im scary im 10 years i tink banana🍌 is not good for hearts

  • Reply Foster Doss September 5, 2019 at 10:08 pm

    I have hated eating bananas my whole life but I’m headed to the store to buy a few

  • Reply Bradley Anderson September 5, 2019 at 11:11 pm

    I have seen many similar comments about apples.

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