Foods to Heal by: A-Z Guide to Medicinal Food

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Get the latest nutrition advice on foods you can eat to help prevent disease and promote well-being. One of today's leading nutrition experts reveals a cornucopia of delicious fruits and vegetables, whole grains and legumes, lean meats and dairy products, which can help you fight disease and increase your quality of life. * Learn about the powerful cancer crucifier family, which includes broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower, and kale* Discover the magical healing properties of beta carotene, biotin, chromium, and omega-3* Uncover the warning signs of vitamin and mineral deficiencies that can lead to disease* Discover the specific foods you need to help prevent heart disease, PMS, diabetes, high blood pressure, and cancer* Lower cholesterol, minimize acne, alleviate constipation, and decrease stress through specific foods* Read about the newly discovered healing miracles in foods-- phytochemicals* Plus an A-to-Z guide to every essential vitamin and mineral Includes an easy-to-read guide to the calorie, fat, fiber, vitamin and mineral content of every food discussed.