Much has been made of the health effects of broccoli. The super food label was bestowed on broccoli because of the amazing amount of benefits of eating broccoli. Early researchers from Johns Hopkins University successfully patented broccoli sprouts as anti cancer food until the patent was overturned. The findings were never in question, just the ability to protect and monetize the plants.
Recent research as shown that elements in broccoli sprouts can also help flush air borne toxins out of your system. The research done in heavily polluted areas of China showed the excretion of pollutants in urine samples. Researchers used a drink made with freeze dried broccoli sprout extract.
The simple addition of these wonder foods can only enhance the potential benefits from our push to include fresh and live foods in your diet. We will introduce a line of particularly potent home grow kits for the holidays featuring several crops we have identified to be particularly outstanding. Watch for the introduction of them in the next few weeks.
Alan Yoshioka is chief tinkerer at Urbafresh, this blog will reflect current topics, products and experiments being studied.
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