The BEST FOODS A Woman Can Buy

Cicero, Karen
June 2010
Prevention;Jun2010, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p98
The article presents several packaged food products recommended by health experts. Dole Sliced Strawberries are said to be loaded with anthocyanins, antioxidants that can help in lowering cholesterol level as well as reducing the risk of cancer. However, one serving of Mann's Sweet Potato Spears can provide the cancer-fighting vitamin A. Other products recommended include the Country Choice Organic Quick Cook Steel Cut Oats and Tropicana Trop50 Pomegranate Blueberry.


Related Articles

  • ORGANIC PRODUCE HAS A CANCER-FIGHTING EDGE. Erney, Diana // Organic Style;Jul/Aug2003, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p36 

    Deals with research on the anti-cancer effects of organically grown strawberries. Background on anti-oxidants; Theories on the anti-oxidant content of organically grown crops; Other organic fruits rich in antioxidants.

  • What you can do today to be cancer-free tomorrow. Brody, Robert // Cosmopolitan;Aug95, Vol. 219 Issue 2, p128 

    Offers advice on how to avoid getting cancer. Connections between cancer and certain types of food; Estimated number of American people diagnosed with the disease; Suggested foods that can lower the risk of developing cancer; Importance of vitamins and exercise.

  • Pizza can save your life. Post, Robyn; Shaheen, Carol Ann // Men's Health;May97, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p76 

    Provides 11 ways of lowering a person's cancer risk. Foods that fight diseases; Proper way of preserving vitamin levels in vegetables; Lowering a person cancer risk by 50 percent; Exercise as the best way for improving life; How taking aspirin may lower cancer risk by 60 to 90 percent; More...

  • THE TOP 10 FOODS: CANCER FIGHTERS. Rubin, Karen Wilk // FoodService Director;02/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p58 

    Discusses the ten cancer-fighting foods. Broccoli; Orange; Berries; Grapes; Tomatoes.

  • Anticancer Shakes. Spiker, Ted // Men's Health;May2001, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p44 

    Provides information on cancer-preventing foods and shakes.

  • Cut Cost Not Quality HOW TO AFFORD BETTER FOOD. ALTERMAN, TABITHA // Mother Earth News;Dec2011/Jan2012, Issue 249, p36 

    The article offers suggestions on saving money on food without loosing its quality. It suggests to eat foods during their peak season as it is available in low price with good quality. It also suggests to avoid eating out and buying packaged foods by cooking your own meals from unprocessed...

  • Foods That Fight Breast Cancer. Lyons, Charlotte // Ebony;Oct2000, Vol. 55 Issue 12, p72 

    Presents different types of food that fight breast cancer. Sources of omega-3; Types of food that are rich in fiber; Health benefits that can be gained from soy food.

  • Phytos That Fight Cancer. Singer, L.L. // Men's Fitness;Feb2002, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p46 

    Provides information on various forms of phytochemicals that can be found in food to fight cancer. Vegetables which contains phytochemicals; Amount of lycopene found in tomatoes; Effect of eating lycopene-rich foods on the risk of heart attack; Element of the tea which can block the formation...

  • STRAWBERRIES MAY FIGHT CANCER.  // Organic Gardening (08973792);Jan90, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p26 

    Reports that strawberries may prevent cancer.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics