The monounsaturated fats in avocados have been found to lower “bad” LDLs. They have vitamin C and Beta Carote & the Vitamin K in avocados also reduces inflammationne. Avocado has no cholesterol & raises the good cholesterol in your body. Pureed avocados can be frozen, but not guacomole.
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Cinnamon may help lower blood sugar levels and reduce triglycerides. Cloves stimulate digestion. Ginger contains antioxidants. Tumeric fights inflamation. Cayenne Pepper and red pepper stimulates metabolism and fat-burning. Yipee! Regular consumption of garlic can decrease blood pressure and cholesterol levels, Basil is good for the heart and digestion.
Consumption of fenugreek seeds and leaves help lower blood sugar levels and decrease the level of cholesterol
Broccoli is high in nutrients and calcium. Half of the fiber is insoluble and half is soluble. A great choice for any weight loss diet and can help stave of some cancers like colon, prostate, and breast cancer. Broccoli may cause gas in some people, but adding garlic or ginger to the dish may help lessen gas. Broccoli is a negative calorie food so your body will burn more calories during digestion.
Broccoli lowers Cholesterol and has antioxidant benefits...steam some up!
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