Shaved Zucchini Salad with Marcona Almonds & Manchego

SHAVED ZUCCHINI SALAD WITH MARCONA ALMONDS & MANCHEGO FOOD AS MEDICINE Zucchini are an excellent source of manganese and vitamin C as well as a good source of vitamin A (through its concentration of carotenoid phytonutrients), B vitamins, and a combination of antioxidant nutrients. Some antioxidants deserving of special attention include carotenoids (found in vitamin…

Reuben in a Bowl

REUBEN IN A BOWL FOOD AS MEDICINE Cabbage is sometimes overlooked as a vegetable with so many health-promoting nutrients. The compounds called glucosinolates in cabbage have been shown in research to by cancer preventative. They help by regulating the body’s inflammatory system and promoting the detoxification process. The fiber in cabbage helps to remove excess…