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Broccoli to prevent breast cancer

 Health & Lifestyle Desk

 Published: 12:16 PM, 28 December 2019  

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

Broccoli is very popular among winter vegetables. It contains various types of nutrients, fiber, vitamin C, vitamin K, iron and potassium. The protein is higher in broccoli than any other vegetables.

Broccoli is a medicine of many diseases like gastric, ulcer. Raw broccoli contains 90 percent water. It also has a carbohydrate of 7 percent, protein 3 percent and no fat at all. 91 gram of broccoli contains 31 calories. Broccoli also helps in controlling weight as the number of calories is low. Let’s know the health benefits of broccoli-

> Broccoli’s beta-carotene and selenium joint and vitamin C help to fight prostate, colon, lung, liver, breast and pancreatic cancer.

> Broccoli has a lot of vitamin A. Preventing bacterial infections of the skin. Broccoli is also effective in preventing colds and coughs.

> Broccoli is low in fat and calories but high in fiber. Excessive iron removes the relaxing feeling of the body.

> Broccoli contains twice as much lemon and seven times as much vitamin C as potato. Vitamin C is beneficial for the skin. It contains Dietary fiber and prevents constipation.

> Broccoli is very effective in preventing ulcers and gastritis. It contains much more vitamin U (methionine byproduct) than cabbage. It contains a substance called sulforaphane which prevents gastric ulcer and cancer.