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  • Prolonged Liver Function Enhancement From Broccoli
    Prolonged Liver Function Enhancement From Broccoli
    The boost in detoxifying enzymes triggered by cruciferous vegetable consumption may last for weeks!
  • Plant-Based Diets and Cellular Stress Defenses
    Plant-Based Diets and Cellular Stress Defenses
    Measuring the effects of a plant-based diet on the expression of hundreds of different genes at a time, a research group found that an antioxidant rich portfolio of plant foods such as berries,...
  • Raw Broccoli and Bladder Cancer Survival
    Raw Broccoli and Bladder Cancer Survival
    The effect of raw and cooked broccoli consumption on survival rates of bladder cancer patients.
  • Biggest Nutrition Bang for Your Buck
    Biggest Nutrition Bang for Your Buck
    Growing your own broccoli sprouts is one of the most cost-effective ways to improve one's diet.
  • Lung Cancer Metastases and Broccoli
    Lung Cancer Metastases and Broccoli
    The anti-proliferative effects of cruciferous vegetable phytonutrients may decrease the metastatic potential of lung cancer, the number one cancer killer of women.
  • Sometimes the Enzyme Myth Is True
    Sometimes the Enzyme Myth Is True
    There are a few examples of plant enzymes having physiologically relevant impacts on the human diet, and the formation of sulforaphane in broccoli is one of them.
  • The Best Detox
    The Best Detox
    The most powerful natural inducer of our liver's detoxifying enzyme system is sulforaphane, a phytonutrient produced by broccoli.
  • How Much Broccoli Is Too Much?
    How Much Broccoli Is Too Much?
    Four cups of broccoli sprouts a day may exceed the safe dose of the cruciferous phytonutrient sulforaphane.
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