Why do we use broccoli in our Mega Dog Raw formulas?
Why do we include broccoli in our Mega Dog Raw formulas?
🥦Helps with digestion. Due to lots of dietary fibre, broccoli helps maintain healthy rate of passage and bacteria levels, creating healthy poops.
🥦The low fat and high fibre combination leads to fibre binding to cholesterol and lowering the levels in the blood.
🥦Broccoli helps with detoxification. It contains three glucosinolates, which are essential for activating the neutralization and elimination of toxins.
🥦Contains compounds used in cancer prevention. Glucoraphanin is a precursor to sulforaphane, which turns genes on that boost cell enzymes that protect against damage to cells and the spread of disease from cell to cell.
o Sulforaphane also anti- inflammatory by blocking enzymes that cause joint destruction.
🥦It has anti-inflammatory properties, from its source of phytonutrientsa, that help reduce swelling and inflammation.
🥦Broccoli is rich in folates, important in the production of healthy cells and their maintenance.
🥦High Vitamin K and calcium improves bone density and strength.
🥦Great source of Vitamins including vitamin A, C, E, B1, B2. Some act as an antioxidant and some are essential for blood clot formation.
🥦There are many other minerals and electrolytes present such as, magnesium, sodium, iron, calcium, phosphorus, chromium, potassium and manganese. They are essential for the immune system, neural system, hearth health, and growth.
Taylor Luther, B.Sc