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Juicing Basics – The Phytonutrients

By Larry M Salazar Juicing basics begin with an understanding of phytonutrients. Phytonutrients are those elements found in plant pigments that give fruits and vegetables their colors. Usually they are found on the skins of most fruits and vegetables. They are very powerful, potent antioxidants that stop free radicals and attack diseases of all kinds. Juicing basics – The common phytonutrients My attempt here is to list the most common phytonutrients, and list the foods they are found in. From this list you can build your own juicing recipe to fit your own health needs. Not all of these foods can be juiced, like garlic and onions; however these are powerful heart health foods that should be consumed weekly. Allyl Sulfides – Are found in the sulfate producing veggies like garlic, onions and shallots. They suppress and prevent colds, inflammation, diabetes, arterial plaque build up, and high blood pressure. Garlic

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