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Five Health Benefits Of Eating Mussels

Maintaining a healthy and well-balanced diet is essential for leading a long, healthy, and fulfilling life. However, determining healthy foods and how to incorporate them into your diet can be challenging for some individuals. Seafood is a food group that should not be overlooked, particularly mussels. Here are a few reasons to consider including mussels in your diet.

Improved Skincare

Did you know that consuming seafood such as mussels can benefit your skin? Seafood is rich in anti-inflammatory substances that can help revive dead skin cells and promote healthy skin. Moreover, seafood’s anti-inflammatory properties can help treat skin conditions such as psoriasis and eczema. Therefore, including seafood in your diet can be an excellent way to keep your skin looking healthy and glowing.

Mussels Are Good For Heart Health

It’s worth noting that mussels can be an incredibly healthy addition to your diet. They are an excellent source of omega-3 fatty acids, vital for maintaining heart health and reducing the risk of heart disease. Incorporating mussels and other seafood into your meals can significantly lower the risk of heart-related issues. 

Boosts Your Immune System

Did you know incorporating seafood like mussels into your diet can positively impact your immune system? Mussels are a great source of essential nutrients such as vitamins, minerals, and omega-3 fatty acids, crucial for supporting the immune system’s functions. Regular consumption of mussels can help your body develop a stronger resistance to viral and bacterial infections and even speed up the formation of antibodies, which can aid in the healing process. If you’re looking for a tasty and nutritious way to boost your immune system, mussels could be a great addition to your diet.

Joint Pain Relief

Did you know that mussels are delicious and offer some health benefits? One of the benefits of eating mussels is that they can help alleviate joint pain. Mussels are packed with iron that can aid in reducing joint pain and stiffness. If you are looking for a natural way to ease joint pain, adding mussels to your diet is worth considering.

Decrease Signs Of Age Deterioration 

No, eating seafood cannot help you stop aging, but it can help slow some of the side effects of aging. It can help prevent mental decline and preserve your physical appearance. Thanks to the vitamins in mussels, eating mussels can help keep your skin smooth and youthful. So, the next time you are in the mood for mussels, don’t hesitate to stop by Costas Inn; you’ll undoubtedly be glad you did!


Costas Inn has been an area icon, slinging the best crabs in Baltimore for over 50 years! You may recognize our restaurant recently featured on the Food Network with Michael Symon on Burgers, Brew, and ‘Que! We were also voted the #1 Baltimore Seafood Restaurant by USA Today and #1 Crab Restaurant in the Baltimore Business Journal. 

You may have also spotted Costas Inn during one of our nine appearances on the Today Show or heard one of our many interviews on WJZ TV Channel 13 with Ron Matz and Marty Bass. You can enjoy our famous crab cakes in-house or order them online for any time eating. 

We also provide some of the best seafood catering in the Baltimore area! Of course, you can also get your fill from Costas even when you’re not in our dining room: follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and YouTube!


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Costas Inn
5 stars - based on 699 reviews
4100 Northpoint Blvd. Baltimore , Maryland
410-477-1975 URL of Map Categories: Seafood Price Range: $$ Takes Reservations: yes
Costas Inn
5 stars - based on 695 reviews
4100 North Point Boulevard Baltimore , Maryland 21222
(410) 477-1975 URL of Map Categories: Seafood & Crabs Price Range: $$ Takes Reservations: yes