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  • Prevent Glaucoma and See 27 Miles Farther
    Prevent Glaucoma and See 27 Miles Farther
    The risk of glaucoma, the second leading cause of blindness, appears to be dramatically reduced by kale or collard greens consumption, thanks to the phytonutrient pigments lutein and zeaxanthin.
  • Garden Variety Anti-Inflammation
    Garden Variety Anti-Inflammation
    The variety of fruit and vegetable consumption may decrease disease risk, independent of quantity.
  • Pretty in Pee-nk
    Pretty in Pee-nk
    Beeturia, the passage of pink urine after beetroot consumption, is a reminder that phytonutrients circulate throughout our bloodstream, explaining the connection between "garlic breath" and the use...
  • Is Vitamin D the New Vitamin E?
    Is Vitamin D the New Vitamin E?
    The Institute of Medicine's conservative position on vitamin D is understandable given the history of hyped vitamin supplements (vitamin A, beta carotene, folic acid, vitamin C, vitamin E) that...
  • Produce, Not Pills to Increase Physical Attractiveness
    Produce, Not Pills to Increase Physical Attractiveness
    Kale works better at boosting antioxidant levels in the skin than synthetic beta carotene, lutein, and mixed carotenoid supplements.
  • Convergence of Evidence
    Convergence of Evidence
    Profile of an editorial published by Dr. Dean Ornish in the American Journal of Cardiology describing the optimal diet and how simple choices can be as powerful as drugs and surgery.
  • Raw Food Nutrient Absorption
    Raw Food Nutrient Absorption
    There are certain phytonutrients that are absorbed better from cooked foods.
  • Antioxidant Vitamin Supplements
    Antioxidant Vitamin Supplements
    Paying to live a shorter life.
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