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Detoxification Of Air Pollutants Enhanced By Broccoli Sprout Beverage: Clinical Trial In China
2014-06-16 03:15:33

Johns Hopkins University Findings Could Pave Way for Inexpensive Food-Based Preventive Strategies A clinical trial involving nearly 300 Chinese men and women residing in one of China’s most polluted regions found that daily consumption of a half cup of broccoli sprout beverage produced rapid, significant and sustained higher levels of excretion of benzene, a known human carcinogen, and acrolein, a lung irritant. Researchers from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health,...

Broccoli With Better Anti-Cancer Benefits And Longer Shelf Life
2014-02-11 09:46:54

University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES) While researching methods to increase the already well-recognized anti-cancer properties of broccoli, researchers at the University of Illinois also found a way to prolong the vegetable’s shelf life. And, according to the recently published study, the method is a natural and inexpensive way to produce broccoli that has even more health benefits and won’t spoil so quickly on your refrigerator...

2014-02-07 23:00:46

Health Logics is now available in all Sprouts Farmers Market stores. (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 Health Logics Laboratories is proud to announce a partnership with Sprouts Farmers Markets. Sprouts now carries the following Health Logics products: o     BioCell Collagen® o     Fluid HA™ o     Spinetrac C2™ Sprouts Markets pride themselves on offering a wide selection of natural and organic products with the...

2014-01-27 23:24:14

Each packet of the naturally gluten-free food is made from 1.2 kilograms of fresh cauliflower, herbs, spices, sea salt, and guar gum. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 Serene Loong, the creator of Zero Cuisine, recently announced the launch of her new product, Zero Cuisine Cauliflower Mash. “As far as we can tell, we are the first carbohydrate replacement Consumer Packaged Goods (CMG) that's almost entirely made from vegetables,” noted a representative of the company....

2013-08-12 23:22:25

Dr. Anselm Anyoha offers realistic advice for improving quality of life. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 Medication is not always the answer to our health problems, says Dr. Anselm Anyoha. In his new book, How Broccoli Head Lost Thirty Pounds, he shares his journey of losing 30 pounds to avoid taking medication to treat high blood pressure. The book serves as a handbook for healthy living and offers readers information on discovering truths about their body, the relationship...

2013-07-12 23:24:20

Diindolylmethane (DIM) from broccoli slows down the aging process, boosts the immune system, and brings new hope to the fight against cancer. Diindolylmethane (DIM) News Update from the Diindolylmethane (DIM) Information Resource Center (http://www.diindolylmethane.org/) Berkeley, CA (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 With all of the media enthusiasm in Washington regarding President Obama’s recent comment about broccoli being his favorite food, it is timely to bring an important and recent...

2013-03-03 23:00:53

Scott Tischler Conscience unveils the 5 healthiest vegetables just in time for beach season. Monroe Wisconsin (PRWEB) March 03, 2013 To grow up big and strong children must eat all of their vegetables. Children begrudgingly finish eating all the vegetables on the plate in front of them. This may be because they want to grow up big and strong or maybe the fact that they were told that they would get no dessert unless they ate all their vegetables. Although Children need incentive to eat...

Latest Brassica oleracea Reference Libraries

2009-04-28 15:35:18

Brassica oleracea is indigenous to the coastal areas of southern and western Europe and is often referred to as Wild Mustard. It is tolerant of salt and lime in the soil of its native lands. The plant grows tall and blooms biennially. Large sturdy leaves act as water storage. Once the plant is two years old a tall stem measuring 3 - 7 feet in height grows bearing a cluster of yellow flowers. This plant is flush with nutrients like vitamin C. Cultivars of this plant are categorized into...

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Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.