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Celebrate World Health Day with Healthy Low Carb Recipes

The first World Health Assembly was arranged by the World Health Organization in 1948 at the World Health Organization (WHO)’s headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. One of the most important decisions the Assembly made that year was to establish World Health Day.

World Health Day is on April 7th every year, and began in 1950. It marks the day the WHO was founded and is meant to raise awareness for a particular issue affecting global health. This effort by the WHO has been supported by governments and private organizations taking part in the initiative to spread awareness.

This holiday is an excellent opportunity for anyone to contribute to world health by doing something to make themselves healthier. After all, if everyone in the world makes an effort to improve their own personal health, this could have a large global impact.

Here are some healthy low carb recipes that can help you improve your own health on World Health Day:

Salmon en Papillote with Tomato-Basil Relish

This delicious salmon dinner has 36.2 grams of protein, 1.2 grams of fiber and only 4.7 grams of carbs. What makes it even better is that it fits into every phase of the Atkins program. While en papillote typically means that the food is cooked inside of greased parchment paper, this is not absolutely necessary. You can use aluminum foil to cook this meal instead.

Scallops Wrapped in Bacon

Scallops are a delicious seafood treat and one way to make them even better is to wrap them in bacon, which almost everyone loves. This dish is perfect as an appetizer to set out at a party, since all you have to do is stick a toothpick in them. Plus, this great recipe can be eaten during each phase of the Atkins diet and has 8.1 grams of protein.

Decadent Chocolate Cake

What better way to celebrate World Health Day than with a healthy and delicious dessert? This delicious dessert recipe allows you to have your cake and eat it too, by being low carb and tasting great. Even better, you can enjoy it no matter what phase of the Atkins program you are in.

Tiramisu Cupcakes

Tiramisu is practically irresistible and the fact that it is low carb makes it taste even better. These cupcakes only have 3.2 grams of carbs and have a mascarpone cheese icing.

Help spread global health awareness and celebrate World Health Day with these healthy low carb recipes. For more healthy meal ideas, be sure to check out our low carb recipe database.