While you might not have heard the name of this vegetable group, we are sure you know these veggies perfectly well. The most well-known examples are broccoli, kale, Brussel sprouts, kohlrabi, and cabbage. These veggies possess a great collection of unique abilities: they help to detoxify your body, take part in positive changes in your hormones, and fight off cancerous cells. They can be eaten raw or cooked, but if you consume them raw, you will greatly enhance their anticancer effects. Chop or shred them for your salads, or make a pure juice and experiment by mixing it into your smoothies.
Cruciferous veggies contain sulforaphane, a phytochemical that helps protect your blood vessels from inflammation, and potential heart failure. Cruciferous plants are the great nutritious vegetable cluster that will keep you nourished, healthy, and even may help lose weight.