Mention the word ‘carotenoids’ and most of us immediately think of brightly coloured fruits and vegetables. Whilst fresh produce is very rich in carotenoids, the same can be said for eggs. 224 more words
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(October 2014) A recent clinical trial supports the use of broccoli extract for improving behavioral/social symptoms of autism. The study, conducted at Johns Hopkins and Mass General, was published in the prestigious journal, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 501 more words
A color palette needs pigments, and there are three types that are involved in autumn color.
Chlorophyll, which gives leaves their basic green color. It is necessary for photosynthesis, the chemical reaction that enables plants to use sunlight to manufacture sugars for their food. 232 more words