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Ten cancer fighting foods that will improve your diet and your health

Ten cancer fighting foods that will improve your diet and your health

Cancer has had a major impact in the U.S. and across the world.  In 2016, it is estimated that 1,685,210 new cases of cancer will be diagnosed in the U.S. and 595,690 people will die from the disease. (1) In… 0 Shares | | Posted in Nutrition
Cruciferous Vegetables Are Linked to Lower Breast Cancer Risk

Cruciferous Vegetables Are Linked to Lower Breast Cancer Risk

Cruciferous vegetables are a rich, natural source of vitamins, fiber, and antioxidants. Cancer researchers suggest they even help in protecting against a variety of cancers — including breast, prostate, and colon cancer. Additionally, these super-vegetables are noted for reducing chronic… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health
Top Ways Cruciferous Vegetables Helps Fight Cancer

Top Ways Cruciferous Vegetables Helps Fight Cancer

When your mother made you sit down at the table and eat your broccoli, she was really doing you a favor, even though you probably didn’t appreciate it when you were a kid! Broccoli – as well as vegetables like… 0 Shares | | Posted in Fitness, Food, Food, Health, Health, Lifestyle, News, Personal Care
Top 6 Health Benefits of Cabbage

Top 6 Health Benefits of Cabbage

Many people joke about the sometimes embarrassing after-effects of consuming cabbage, but the truth is, this cruciferous vegetable can help your health tremendously. While red cabbage is known to have the highest levels of anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties over the… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Health, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine, Videos
Compound In Cruciferous Vegetables Protects Against Radiation

Compound In Cruciferous Vegetables Protects Against Radiation

Georgetown University Medical Center researchers were stunned to find that DIM (3,3′-diindolylmethane), a compound in cruciferous vegetables like cabbage, cauliflower, and broccoli, was able to increase survival rates in rats exposed to lethal doses of gamma ray radiation. As revealed… 0 Shares | | Posted in Environment, Health, Medicine