Why Broccoli Sprouts May Be a True Disease-Fighting Super Food

(NEW YORK) — Broccoli has long been considered a “super food” but it’s sulforaphane — a concentrated form of the phytochemicals found in broccoli sprouts — that’s shaping up to be the true disease fighter. “We have shown that it may stop the growth of cancer stem cells to inhibit the growth of onco genes and may also induce the production of detox enzymes to prevent cancer,” Sun told ABC News. Mice given an artificial version of the compound showed significantly improved bone architecture, gait balance and movement, researchers from the Royal Veterinary College in London reported at an International Bone and Mineral Society meeting in...

MONSTER sprouts bigger than golf balls are heading for dinner plates this winter

  1. While getting your garden ready, order seeds for any plants you'd like to start indoors. Between mid-December Add transplants of beets, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, Chinese cabbage, collards and Swiss chard this month. Plants seed outdoors
  2. 'Monster sprouts' larger than golf balls go on sale at Morrisons supermarkets in the UK this week and are said to be the biggest for a decade. Yasmin Clappison of Park Farm near Beverley, East Yorkshire, holds some of the giant sprouts that have been 
  3. Though there are plenty of nods to the past, Archie's Waeside continues to serve such retro items as relish trays -- with crunchy veggies cut daily -- homemade dressings, and old-fashioned corn fritters and onion rings made to order. "While our main