September 14, 2011
Broccoli + Spicy Food = Cancer Fighter
University of Illinois, University of Illinois
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URBANA — Teaming fresh broccoli with a spicy food that contains the enzyme myrosinase significantly enhances each food's individual cancer-fighting power and ensures that absorption takes place in the upper part of the digestive system where you'll get the maximum health benefit, suggests a new University of Illinois study.
TAGGED: Cancer, Food, Broccoli, Fruits And Vegetables