Red Fruits and Vegetables: The phytochemicals in red foods are carotenoids and anthocyanins. One of the most abundant carotenoid is lycopene. Lycopene helps reduce damage from free radicals in your body and it also prevents heart disease, cancer, prostrate problems, and reduces the skin damage from the sun. These red foods help memory function, urinary tract health, and makes your heart healthy.
Just Add Good Stuff is all about promoting health and nutrition. As part of our educational materials, we’ve launched the Just Add INFOGRAPHIC SERIES. The infographic series includes health benefits, nutritional information, facts and figures about various vegetables, fruits and whole foods that you should add to your diet and nutrition program. We’ve made it easy to learn through presenting information in an image based format (called an Infograph or Infogram). Hope you enjoy them!