Eating a balanced diet can help you stay healthy and feel your best.
There are lots of small changes you and your family can make to the food and drink you consume to eat well, every day.
Top food tips
Fruit and vegetables are part of a balanced diet and can help us stay healthy. It’s recommended that we eat at least five portions of different types of fruit and veg a day.
Check the labels when you shop and swap high fat foods for ones that are lower in saturated fat.
Cut down by watching out for sugar when you shop and making smart sugar swaps.
Find out more about Sugar Smart Bristol.
Shop for low-salt or reduced-salt foods, and watch out for salt by checking the labels on everyday items.
One You Easy Meals App
The One You Easy Meals app is a great way to eat foods that are healthier for you.
You'll find delicious, easy meal ideas to help get you going if you're ever short of inspiration.
Get help from a Health Improvement Advisor
Our Health Improvement Advisors work in communities across Bristol that has the greatest needs.
To find out what support is available, visit our health improvement page for more details.
The Eatwell guide
The Eatwell Guide shows the different types of foods and drinks we should consume and in what proportions to have a healthy, balanced diet.
Elsewhere on the web
- NHS: healthy eating advice Go to http://www.nhs.uk/livewell/healthy-eating/Pages/Healthyeating.aspx (opens new window)
- NHS: One You eating advice Go to https://www.nhs.uk/oneyou/eating#EIw7pblXGuUg1U42.97 (opens new window)
- NHS: One You easy meals app Go to https://www.nhs.uk/oneyou/apps/#module-261#leikTjQphXSpqbak.97 (opens new window)