3. Your digestive health will improve
If you want to keep things in your digestive system moving along nice and regularly, dates are just the thing to do that. In just a one-cup serving or dates, you will get 12 grams of fiber. That’s 48 percent of your recommended daily intake.
The right amounts and the right kinds of fiber can benefit your digestive health by preventing constipation and promoting regular bowel movements.
And dates are most definitely the right kind of fiber to do the job. In fact, a study published in the British Journal of Nutrition found that people who consumed 7 dates per day for 21 days showed improvements in stool frequency and an increase in bowel movements compared to when they did not eat dates.