7 Amazing Health Benefits of Broccoli
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Enriched with numerous nutrients, broccoli is a tasty and beneficial vegetable. It has the most nutritional punch and supports in maintaining health. Have a look at seven amazing health benefits that you can have from regular intake of broccoli.

  1. Powerful source of antioxidants 

As the intense source of vitamin C, broccoli stands out from other greenery vegetables. Further, it is rich in other powerful antioxidants like beta-carotene, zeaxanthin and carotenoids. Its intake can support you in maintaining your personality and looking younger.

  1. Reduction in cholesterol

Like several other whole foods, broccoli is rich in fibre. Its intake extracts cholesterol out from your body.

  1. Reduce inflammation and allergic reaction

According to recent researches, it has the ability of kaempferol that reduces the effect of allergy-related substances. Broccoli is enriched with omega 3 fatty acids that are acknowledged as an anti-inflammatory.

  1. Decrease the risk of cancer

Rich in immune enhancing properties, its intake helps you to fight with cancer. You have a lower risk of getting affected by cancer.

  1. Strengthen bone

Broccoli is also rich in vitamin K and calcium that good for bone and support in the prevention of osteoporosis.

  1. Heart health

Broccoli has anti-inflammatory properties of sulforaphane and isothiocyanates that may prevent you from getting affected by damage to blood vessel lining due to inflammation.

  1. Aid in diet

Rich in fibre and carbohydrates, broccoli prevents constipation, improves digestion, kerbs overeating and maintains blood sugar.

Disclaimer – The views and opinions mentioned here are the writers’ own thoughts or based on the talks held with some of the professionals of respective fields. Never consider the tips or ideas mentioned on Stay Young & Healthy as a substitute for physician’s advice. At Stay Young & Healthy, we strongly advise you to consult your doctor for more details.

Category: Super Foods
Jun, 9, 2017 by
  • Buddhesh

    Good post