Monday, May 18, 2009

Spinach Knocks Out Cancer, Boosts Brain Power

Spinach doesn't just make you strong like Popeye. It also knocks out, cancer, boosts brain power, and protects eyesight.

Popeye was the poster boy for spinach, at least in the cartoons. He could swallow down a can and be able to knock out Bluto who was twice his size. Popeye was probably pretty healthy too, avoiding the pitfalls of aging and disease that come from a diet lacking in flavonoids and other nutrients found in spinach. Recent research has highlighted how well these nutrients work to safeguard health.

Spinach gives a knock out punch to cancer

Scientists in Japan recently studied some of the glyconutrients from spinach and found they inhibited destruction of DNA, cancer cell growth, and tumor growth. Read more

Design by Free Wordpress Themes | Bloggerized by Lasantha - Premium Blogger Templates