Strawberries can help keep you trim


Strawberries are not full of sugar and yes you can eat them as one of your 5 a day. A bowl of 8 – 10 has a mere 27 calories. There are many ways to focus on enjoying these berries without piling on the weight – try adding strawberries to sandwiches, regular salads and fruit salads.


*** The Recommended Daily Allowance for Vitamin C is 60mg

To get the same amount of vitamin C as one bowl of strawberries (about 8 – 10 strawberries), you would need to eat:

  • 7 bananas
  • 12 apples
  • 2 kiwi fruit
  • 60 raspberries
  • 8 pineapple rings