Benefits of Vegetables

What are the benefits in vegetable?

Vegetable is the great source for vitamins, minerals and fibre. It is generally high in vitamin A, vitamin C, potassium, magnesium and calcium, which are all serve as the important components in our body. Eating vegetables that are high in fibre helps us to cope with constipation and the non-starchy vegetables also provide us satiety with low calories. Moreover, the phytonutrients in vegetables also give many health benefits.

“A healthy outside starts from the inside.” – Robert Urich

Aim for 2 servings of vegetables a day

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Lycopene helps reduce the risk of prostate cancer. The cooking and heating process of food contains lycopene makes the body absorbs it more readily.

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Carotenoids are converted into Vitamins A in the body. Vitamin A keeps the immune system working properly and also helps to maintain vision health.

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Indoles and Isothiocyanates.
Both may have protective effects against cancer. Dark green vegetables are also the great sources of vitamins and minerals.

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Allicin helps in both blocking and eliminating the toxins.
Lentinan can be found in mushrooms. It helps in boosting your immune system and prevent cancer.

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Anthocyanins and Phenolics and Phenolics.
Both are powerful antioxidants in slowing down aging process and reducing risk of cancer, heart diseases and Alzheimer’s disease.


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