Doctor's Note

Broccoli also protects our DNA. See the preceding video-of-the-day,DNA Protection From Broccoli, and my other 35 videos on greens and 98 videos on cancer. And those are two of the 1,290 topics I cover here at NutritionFacts.org. Note that most of the sources for this video are all open access, so you can click on them above in the Sources Cited section and read them full-text for free.

For more context, check out my associated blog posts: Breast Cancer Stem Cells vs. BroccoliFighting Inflammation with Food SynergyAntioxidants in a Pinch: Dried Herbs and SpicesHow to Enhance Mineral AbsorptionBreast Cancer Stem Cells Versus BroccoliTreating PMS with Saffron, Are Bioidentical Hormones Safe?The Anti-Wrinkle DietIncreasing Muscle Strength with FenugreekHow Tumors Use Meat to GrowMushrooms for Breast Cancer PreventionPrevent Breast Cancer by Any Greens NecessaryFoods That May Block Cancer Formation, and Breast Cancer & Alcohol: How Much Is Safe?

  • Michael Greger M.D.

    Broccoli also protects our DNA. See the preceding video-of-the-day, DNA Protection From Broccoli, and my other 35 videos on greens and 98 videos on cancer. And those are two of the 1,290 topics I cover here at NutritionFacts.org. Note that most of the sources for this video are all open access, so you can click on them above in the Sources Cited section and read them full-text for free.

  • hcdr

    Broccoli, I love you.

    • Michael Greger M.D.

       broccoli loves you back!

  • Zsuzsi99

    The amazing brocolli! How much broccoli does one need to consume to protect from Breast cancer, and what is the best way to ingest? Does it need to be raw, and how do you recommend it should be made?

  • Michael Greger M.D.

    For some context, please also check out my associated blog post Breast Cancer Stem Cells vs. Broccoli!

  • Hijbf

    Does it also affect other stem cells? Or is it specific to breast cells alone?