Tag: "broccoli" at medical news
Sniff out flatulence
...ovide much comfort to regular fans of pinto beans, broccoli
and nuts, but they hope that a less cumbersome device can be developed in the future....
Cooked vegetables give more iron
...% to 15% through cooking and the available iron in broccoli
increased from 6% to more than 30%. However, some vegetables, such as lettuce, were found to be equally nutritious whether consumed raw or cooked. They also found that storing cooked vegetables overnight, even in the refrigerator, causes a signific...
Broccoli's role against cancer
...oraphane is particularly abundant in three-day-old broccoli
Vegetables decrease Tobacco Toxins
... smoking is all right as long the smoker is eating broccoli
Dietary cure for fighting Helicobacter pylori
...cid conditions of the stomach. A compound found in broccoli
is powerful against the bacterium that is likely d...chool found that sulforaphane, a compound found in broccoli
sprouts, can kill the bacterium - at least in a test tube. Initially their studies were...
Compound of Broccoli combats breast cancer
...d that a compound modelled on a substance found in broccoli
shows potential in fighting breast cancer. Previou...has suggested that sulforaphane,// which occurs in broccoli
and related vegetables, can help prevent cancer. It does so by increasing the level of detoxifying e...
Eating Greens fights cancer
...hers at an American university have found that raw broccoli
contains small amounts of a cancer-fighting chemic...s. To simulate chewing the researchers crushed raw broccoli
in the laboratory and tested the results. Researchers said that broccoli
obtained from common superm...
Compounds Found In The Vegetable Broccoli Could Have Anti-Cancer Properties
... that men who ate two or more half-cup servings of broccoli
per week had a 44 per cent lower incidence of blad...hers isolated compounds called glucosinolates from broccoli
sprouts. During chopping, chewing and digestion, these phytochemicals morph into isothiocyanates – t...
Rich Diet Of Fruits & Vegetables Helps To Protect Against Lung Cancer
...s found in soy products, grains, carrots, spinach, broccoli
and other fruits and vegetables, the report from the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston said. The compounds have been shown to have a protective effect against some solid tumours but there has been little research focused on d...
Cabbage And Genes May Protect Against Lung Cancer
... and clean the body. Vegetables such as cabbage, broccoli
and sprouts are rich in chemicals called isothiocyanates, which strongly protect against lung cancer, but the link between lung cancer and cruciferous vegetables is not still clear. Eating cabbage has not found protecting in people who had both the ...
Vegetarian Food may protect against cancer
...e. Two studies has shown the benefits // of eating broccoli
sprouts which is found to be effective against infection of the mouth which may lead to stomach and oral cancers. An other study has shown that the chemicals in the sprouts have found to be effective in reducing the incidence of stomach cancers and s...
Vegetables And Garlic Confer Protection From Skin Cancer
... towards eating up cabbages and smearing skin with broccoli
and garlic after several studies presented at the ...ty in Baltimore found that rubbing an extract from broccoli
on to your skin protects you from skin cancer. Other members of the cabbage family which include bro...
A Boon For Gastritis Patients In The Form Of Broccoli
A new study finds that regularly eating broccoli
sprouts may help prevent gastric cancer by reducin...e team, found that taking a diet with 100 grams of broccoli
sprouts per day resulted in patients with H. pylori infection experiencing a significant reduction o...
“Super Broccoli” Could Confer Better Cancer Protectin
It is a well-known fact that broccoli
has cancer fighting properties. But these properti...he gene, appear to get less cancer protection from broccoli
than those who have the gene," he said. "Our studies suggest that this may be because, if you lack t...
Grapefruit Aroma Makes Women Appear Younger
... Other aromas like lavender, banana, peppermint or broccoli
do not have such effects, according to the study....
Superfoods make super healthy humans??
... great veggie. Which while digestion, compounds in broccoli
get converted into active compounds called ITCs, which appear to cut cancer risk by stimulating precancerous cells in the gut wall to "commit suicide". ONE of the very best sources of folic acid which may help to combat Alzheimer's disease is aspar...
Do Food Images Encourage Binge Eating and Obesity ?
...foods such as chocolate cakes, bland foods such as broccoli
and disgusting foods such as rotten meat. Then they measured the brain activity using a sophisticated fMRI scanner followed which the participants were requested to fill in the questionnaire. The results showed that the participant's scores on the re...
Sensitive Taste Buds Can Be The Blame for Lil'One Not Eating Vegetables
...itated for eating not only bitter vegetables, like broccoli
and olives, but also those that were sweeter like ...t, for example the parent of a nontaster who loves broccoli
might have a bitter-sensitiveer child who probably doesn't enjoy the greens in the same way, the par...
A Plant Used By Ancient Britons Found To Have Properties To Fight Cancer
...y of growing Woad, a plant from the same family as broccoli
and cauliflower, could allow researchers to get hold of larger quantities of potential anti-cancer agents. These can then be tested further in the lab and in patients. Chemicals like these could one day prove to have an important part to play in the ...
Yellow and green vegetables for better eyesight
...uch as leafy green vegetables, sweet corn, squash, broccoli
and peas over 15 years, had less chances of developing Age related Macular Degeneration (AMD). These vegetables contain carotenoids, which are potent biological antioxidants. Scientists say that this may help in protection against AMD by absorbing ...