Renewing the Mind, Body, and Spirit through juicing

benefits of asparagus

  1. It’s loaded with nutrients: Asparagus is a very good source of fiber, folate, vitamins A, C, E and K, as well as chromium, a trace mineral that enhances the ability of insulin to transport glucose from the bloodstream into cells.
  2. This herbaceous plant—along with avocado, kale and Brussels sprouts—is a particularly rich source of glutathione, a detoxifying compound that helps break down carcinogens and other harmful compounds like free radicals. This is why eating asparagus may help protect against and fight certain forms of cancer, such as bone, breast, colon, larynx and lung cancers.
  3. Asparagus is packed with antioxidants, ranking among the top fruits and vegetables for its ability to neutralize cell-damaging free radicals. This, according to preliminary research, may help slow the aging process.

Juice of the Day:

4 Asparagus spears

 

2 Organic Kale leaves

1 Carrot

1Tomato

1 Garlic clove

1 Scallion

1 Tbsp Gogi berry

1 Tbsp Hemp seeds

1 Tbsp Flax seeds

Juice from one lime

Dash Cayenne pepper

Fresh Parsley

Cold Water

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Cheers!

 

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