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Phytonutrients play a crucial link between health and nutrition. A well-balanced food that is rich in phytonutrients such as fresh fruits, herbs and vegetables can help minimize free radical and reactive oxygen species (ROS) mediated diseases.
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00:00:00plant foods contain thousands of natural chemicals these are called vital nutrients or phytochemicals Vitae refers to the Greek word for plans these chemicals help protect plants from germs funghi bugs and other threats fruits and vegetables contain phytonutrients other plant-based Foods also contain phytonutrients such as whole grains nuts beans T vital nutrients are an essential for keeping you alive unlike the vitamins and minerals that plant foods contain but when you eat or drink phytonutrients they may help prevent disease and keep your body working properly more than 100,000 phytonutrients are found in plant Foods D6 important vital nutrients and their potential health effects Pro Tides
00:00:59ellagic acid flavonoids Resveratrol glucosinolates phytoestrogens protides more than 600 Grove Heights provide yellow orange and red colors in fruits and vegetables protides act as antioxidants in your body this means they tackle harmful free radicals that damage tissues throughout your body the types of crow tights that may have other health benefits include Alpha carotene beta carotene and beta group text and think your body can convert all of these two vitamin Avis vitamin helps keep your immune system working properly and it's needed for Eye Health yellow and orange food like pumpkins and carrots are good sources of Alpha and beta carotene these also contain beta cryptic's and then as do sweet red peppers
00:01:57lycopene this gives red or pink color to tomatoes watermelon pink grapefruit like a pen has been linked to a lower risk of prostate cancer blue TN antiques in 10 days may help protect you from cataracts and age-related macular degeneration which are two types of eye problems good sources of these phytonutrients are greens such as spinach kale collards ellagic acid lactic acid is found in a number of berries and other plant Foods especially strawberries raspberries pomegranate ellagic acid may help protect against cancer several different ways for example it may slow the growth of cancer cells and it may help your liver neutralize cancer-causing chemicals in your system but studies of this acid
00:02:57I've mainly been done in the laboratory so its benefits for human health is an unknown flavonoids a large number of phytonutrients fall into the flavonoid category they are found in a variety of plant Foods the types of flavonoids include catecholamines green tea is an especially good source of cattle kinds a drink may help prevent certain types of Cancer pass. Did found in citrus fruits this flavonoid works as an antioxidant reducing inflammation in the body to help prevent chronic disease Flava dolls or sitting at the well studied type of Flav now it is found in apples berries tail onions it might help reduce people's risk of asthma certain types of cancer and coronary heart disease found in
00:03:57grapes purple grape juice red wine it acts as an antioxidant and anti-inflammatory some research suggests that Risperdal might play a role in reducing the risk of heart disease and certain Cancers and it may help extend Life Animal Studies have shown but more human studies are needed to establish a clear relationship glucosinolates are found in cruciferous vegetables including brussels sprouts cabbage kale broccoli they give these vegetables there sharp odor and flavor the glucosinolates turn into other chemicals during the cooking process and while you digest these Foods these chemicals may help hold and check the development and growth of cancer phytoestrogens because of their structure phytoestrogens can exert Eastridge in like effects
00:04:57they can also block the effects of your natural supply of Eastridge and soy foods contain isoflavone the type of phytoestrogen some evidence suggests that soy Foods may be linked to lower risk of endometrial cancer lower risk of bone loss in women your body converts lignans another type of phytonutrients into chemicals with some Eastridge in like effects she was especially good sources of Linden are flash seeds sesame seeds however research supporting role for ligaments in preventing endometrial cancer or osteoporosis is limited plants contain more than 100,000 phytonutrients one of the reasons nine servings of fruits and vegetables a day are recommended some phytonutrients are fat soluble and thus need fat to be properly absorbed certain
00:05:57Fido nutrients are also better absorbed from cooked rather than raw food phytonutrients May and Pardo count for the benefits of whole plant Foods in cancer prevention dates berries strawberries coffee Earl Grey tea chai tea and green tea are high in vitamin D3 and milk and soy milk however May block the absorption of phytonutrients variety in the diet appears to boost the effectiveness of phytonutrients do two nutrients energy and also because different plants and vegetables have different phytonutrients a healthy eating index has even been created based on phytochemical consumption phytonutrients when he literally bathe our systems as evidenced by garlic breath and pink urine from eating beets which are packed with
00:06:54bio nutrients on average plant foods have 64 times more antioxidants than animal foods and when it comes to antioxidants the more we eat the more we may benefit boiling and pressure cooking reduce the antioxidant content of foods more than any other method antioxidants also appear to increase skill size which has been associated with a lower cancer risk and protect nose and face the enzyme that produces the artery relaxing signal nitric oxide eating a diet high in antioxidants appears to reduce inflammation in the body beats followed by red bell peppers have been found to have the highest cellular antioxidant levels of vegetables other foods high in antioxidants include dragon's blood Indian gooseberries triphala although lead contamination makes it
00:07:54bad choice dry peppermint and cloves dried pomegranate seeds dried apple rings blackberries cranberries cold steep tea I dared Apples Crab Apples dandelion tea red rice and carrots kale juice has also been found to be high in phytonutrients and eating kale especially cooked Mader's Tower immune system interesting ly tomato juice seems to have greater phyto nutrient availability than eating the actual tomato phytonutrients like lycopene in tomatoes appears to be protective against heart disease the phytonutrients in to kill appear to be helpful in relieving the symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome in terms of phytonutrients content cocoa powder is the healthiest form of chocolate phytochemicals found in fruit and vegetable juices may have a protective
00:08:54effect against Health timers purple grape juice rank the highest in terms of protection against Alzheimer's due to the presence of high levels of phenolic vital nutrients and when it comes to attractiveness a Rosy Glow to the skin has been found to be preferred phytonutrients especially Crow toys found in kale for example have been found to increase attractiveness but taking them in pill form does not appear to work the risk of glaucoma the second leading cause of blindness appears to be dramatically reduced by kale or collard greens consumption thanks to the phytonutrient pigments lutein and zeaxanthin booty in and take something have also been shown to be beneficial in protecting against cataracts and macular degeneration carrots collard greens and kale are high in these phytonutrients but again
00:09:54taking them in pill form does not appear to work the phytonutrients and flax seeds assist our body in the formation of lymph nodes which are essential to healthy gut Flora the phytonutrients sulforaphane found in broccoli has been Associated fault with lowering breast cancer risk as well as improving survival rates vital nutrients in broccoli may also decrease the medaesthetic potential of lung cancer the phytonutrients in raw broccoli may help bladder cancer survival sulforaphane is more readily available in raw broccoli sulforaphane is also the most powerful National inducer of our livers detoxifying enzyme system growing your own broccoli Sprouts is probably the most nutrition you can get for your money 100 cups of broccoli day is the safe upper limit for consumption broccoli also appears to protect against DNA damage
00:10:54smokers vitamin C found most concentrated in fruits and vegetables blocks carcinogenic Nitro Sammy and production and our systems however in the presence of fat vitamin C actually increases nitrosamine production so adding it to meet may actually make it more carcinogenic phytonutrients also referred to as phytochemicals are compounds found in plants they serve various functions in Plants helping to protect the plants Vitality for example some phytonutrients protect the plan from UV radiation While others protected from insect attack not only do phytonutrients award benefits of the plants but they also provide benefits to those who enjoy plant food that's because they
00:11:48have health-promoting properties including antioxidant anti-inflammatory and Liver Health promoting activities fruits and vegetables are concentrated sources of vitamin E turians other plans foods like whole grains legumes beans nuts and seeds and herbs and spices also contain phytonutrients many phytonutrients also served as the pigment that gives food so deep Q's you can identify many vital nutrient rich foods by looking for colorful foods for example look for Tuesday are blue or purple like blueberries blackberries and red cabbage rich in flavonoids yellow-orange foods like carrots winter squash papaya a melon rich in beta-carotene red or pink foods like tomatoes guava and
00:12:43watermelon rich in like pain and green foods like kale spinach and collard greens rich and chlorophyll yet since not all phytonutrients give color it's important to not Overlook some off-white Foods as well for example garlic onions and leeks are rich and Powerful sulfur-containing vital nutrients once upon a time it was thought that fats proteins carbohydrates vitamins and minerals were all the nutrients necessary for growth and health now we know there's another essential group of nutrients needed for Optimal Health vital nutrients also known as phytochemicals these are the nutrients often concentrated in the skins of many fruits and vegetables and are responsible for their color Q sent and flavor
00:13:38examples of foods rich in these nutrients include Tomatoes red onions green tea grapes red cabbage is sweet potatoes broccoli kale parsley spinach blueberries raspberries blackberries melons garlic and the list goes on we have known for a while that plant-based foods are extremely beneficial to consume and phytonutrients may be the reason why there are literally thousands of them in our food some phytonutrients help our cells communicate better with each other others help prevent mutations at a cellular level some more anti-inflammatory others are potent antioxidants and Minnie have functions we are only beginning to understand what we do know is they help prevent cancer heart disease and most chronic diseases in general far
00:14:36anti-aging boost the immune system and generally promote Health the best-known phytonutrients are the crow tail lights flavonoids probably feels Ingles the guns and Isis with owns Pro tights include yellow orange and red pigment in fruits and vegetables dark green leafy vegetables are rich in the carotenoid beta-carotene but the usual yellow color is masked by the chlorophyll the green pigment in vegetables flavonoids are Reddish pigments found in red grape skins and citrus fruits while probably smells are found in green tea and berries and those are found in cruciferous vegetables then is in flaxseed and Ice of Amazon's can be found in peanuts lendl's soy and other legumes it's best to eat a variety of fruits and vegetables the more varied the
00:15:35colors the better this is because each classified on your dreams have different effects like other nutrients different phytonutrients offer different benefits and synergistically with each other for example flavonoids and proteins have more Health promoting properties when they're eating together in the same food rather than when they are taken separately it is always best to get your Fido nutrients from fresh organic fruits and vegetables but if you not eating enough of the real thing I highly recommend a green powder drink which contains a broad spectrum of phytonutrients food preparation affects the vital nutrients and raw vegetables usually have more nutrients than cooked ones there are some exceptions cooking broccoli for example releases the enzyme into all that fights cancer when you cross your chop garlic
00:16:34it releases the enzyme unless I nice to produce the active phytonutrient Allison vital nutrients in the diet part on the major food principles like protein carbohydrates and fats large number of food items we consume consists of indispensable components in them known as phytonutrients are planned their eyes chemical substances although their calorific value is insignificant inclusion in our diet and adequate levels of these in Earth compounds is imperative sentence the potential benefits in terms of their direct contribution to health promotion and disease prevention are really enormous change in lifestyle and dietary patterns has resulted in modern world illnesses like irritable bowel syndrome coronary artery disease diabetes stroke answers Etc and higher frequencies than ever before several research
00:17:34and experimental epidemiological studies had clearly suggested that the trends in these diseases patterns linked very closely to the diet we can soon consequently new interest has risen in the medicinal properties of food items like herbs spices vegetables and fruits along with their peels Studies have found that certain chemicals other than nutritional principles in antimutagenic free radical Scavenging and Immunity boosting functions which help promote health and prevent diseases apart from their nutritive value modern science believes that generation of free radicals inside cell is the triggering factor for diseases process in humans free radicals Barnstable free molecules of reactive oxygen species and reactive nitrogen species generated inside the human body they labeled as incomplete items
00:18:34in the sense that they lack an electron attaching to them since they are in stable and freely wondering inside the cells they react quickly with other compounds and their vicinity in order to capture that required electron to form a pair and become stable this inclination and reaction of free radicals with different organelles inside a living cell leads to their structural damage once the rate of damage supersedes repair disease process in suits in the form of depressed immunity easy susceptibility to viruses and bacteria cancers cardiovascular diseases nerve degeneration vital nutrients are present abundantly in the plant world examples include antioxidant vital sterile of plant sterols non-digestible non starch carbohydrates such as tannins pectin cellulose
00:19:33can a cellulose mucilage National acids enzymes and lecithin antioxidants study suggests that cancers occur due to a series of rotational events occurring at the cellular level triggered by free oxygen radicals and reactive oxygen species are os these free radicals have the ability to damage cells DNA cell membrane and proteins like ion channels receptors antioxidants by virtue of their reduction potentials can bind to oxidation radicals at these levels and interrupt free radical injury by reversing are limiting the extent of damage several groups of antioxidants have been identified such a poly phenolic flavonoids and to CNN's examples of certain antioxidants in
00:20:28fruits and vegetables include carotenes in mangoes carrots spinach oregano the king of the fruits mango fruit is one of the most popular nutritionally Rich fruits with unique flavor fragrance taste and Heath promoting qualities making it numero you know among new functional foods often labeled as super fruits mango is one of the delicious seasonal fruits grown in the tropics the tree is believed to be originating in the sub Himalayan planes of Indian subcontinent botanically this exotic fruit belongs with in the family of anacardi I sent a family that also includes numerous species of tropical fruiting trees in the flowering plants such as cashew pistachio naturally sugary delicious and crunchy carrots are healthy additions you can
00:21:25make to the vegetable list of your diet indeed these root vegetables come with wholesome health benefit in compounds such as beta-carotene Falcon all vitamins minerals and antioxidants in ample amounts but technically they are the taproots belonging in the 80s that eat or envelope the richest family in the genus dog is scientific name dog is Coretta the other clothes ABA City members include parsnips parsley Dill human Etc spinach spine ASA oleracea is one of wonderful green leafy vegetable often recognized as one of the functional foods for it's wholesome nutritional antioxidants and Andy cancer composition it's tender crispy dark green leaves are one of the favorite ingredients of chefs all around the planet botanically it belongs to the Emmy renfe City Family
00:22:25did scientific name spine ASA oleracea spine Ace of plant grows to about 1 foot in height although it can be grown year-round it's fresh greens are best available soon after the winter season from March through May in the Northern Hemisphere and from September until November in the south of the equatorial line oregano in a wonderful perennial culinary and medicinal herb it has long been recognized as one of the functional foods for its nutritional antioxidants and disease preventing property the herb whose name means the light of the mountains in Greek is native to the Mediterranean region
00:23:09spices not only just excite your taste buds but are composed of an impressive list of phytonutrients essential oils antioxidants minerals and vitamins that are essential for overall Wellness spices have been integral part part of our food since centuries and today even become more relevant for us thanks to the Arab and European explorers tooth contributions in spreading them from their place of origin to the rest of the planet has immensely broaden their use in popularity all over the world belongs to the mend lay me I said family in the genus red ganim and is non-scientific Lee as Reagan and vulgar lycopene in tomatoes grapefruit watermelons tomato nutritious fruit commonly eaten as a vegetable is another
00:24:04wonderful gift of the Mayans to the world this handled vegetable of Central America has seized the attention of millions of Health Seekers Fred's incredible phytochemical properties interesting Lee it has more health benefit in compound stand out of some popular fruits like apple the to make belongs to Soul in his to eat or nightshade family of common vegetables which also includes Chili Peppers potato eggplant and its scientific name is like Opera sakanas killing them refreshing and delicious grapefruit is Rich inside of nutrients like like a pain vitamin A and beta-carotene the fruit is well known as fruit from the paradise for its unique health-promoting as well as disease preventing properties especially among the health-conscious fitness enthusiast
00:24:58scientific name Citrus paradisi Citrus parody is a subtropical citrus tree botanically it belongs to the large Rattata a family of citrus fruits in the genus Citrus and closely related to oranges wish to quench thirst Wiley boosting your body with antioxidant lycopene and vitamin a watermelon has everything you need to beat scorching summer heat wonderfully delicious and juicy melons are the great source of much needed water and electrolytes to tame tropical summer temperatures botanically the food belongs to the family of cucurbitaceous in the genus cytolysis and is related to the other same family members such as cantaloupe squash and pumpkin that run as vines on the ground surface it is widely grown across many tropical countries where it is one of the major commercial
00:25:57true crops Resveratrol and grapes berries peanuts Etc one of the popular among everyday fruits grapes are widely viewed in many cultures as the queen of fruits since earlier times these tiny berries of Europe and Mediterranean regions are the storehouse of numerous health-promoting phytonutrients that just poly phenolic antioxidants vitamins and minerals no wonder why so many of us often include them in our diet be it in the form of fresh table fruits dry fruits juice or simply and salads small round berries growing in clusters on a perennial and deciduous Woody Vine in the genus Venice today they are widely cultivated under super vised Orchards and Vanya or it's all around the world delicious crunchy and naughty
00:26:54peanuts are one of the popular oil seeds known to humankind since centuries the kernels are enriched with mini noteworthy Health benefiting nutrients essential for Optimum Health and Wellness they are actually legumes but carry almost all the qualities of other popular edible kernels such as pistachio they are small sized underground food PODS of plants belonging to the Sabathani family in the genus Rockies some of the common names are groundnut Earth nuts Etc scientific name a rock is hypopnea I am to CNN's and choke Berry blueberries broccoli kale chokeberry is one of its own kinds of berry patch with essential vital nutrients vitamins and antioxidants these humble tiny berries from the wild National shrub have recently grab the attention of Fitness lovers and
00:27:53food scientist to like for the promising nutritive values black chokeberries belong to the Rosetta a family within the genus aronia scientific name of the MLA to carve a red chokeberry belong to the same species out as botanical name analeah are beautiful Leah sweet juicy blueberries are rich in National Pro-Am to CNN pigment antioxidants these tiny round blue purple berries have long been attributed to the longevity and wellness of indigenous people living around subarctic regions in the northern hemisphere I just said you was shrub belonging within the family of Eric acid in the genus vaccinium broccoli is a cabbage family vegetable grown for its nutritious flowerheads it's green or purple floors have been known for several noteworthy unique
00:28:50phytonutrients that have been found to have disease preventing and health promoting properties the vegetable is a member of large Goose Frisco Brassica family of vegetables which also include cauliflower brussel sprouts cabbage arugula kale or bone record and one of its kind unique leafy greens that is rich in numerous self benefiting polyphenolic flavonoid compounds such as a 10 Z's and thin and beta carotene and vitamins it is why they called surveyed across your Japan and the United States Fred's succulent really leaves the plan delong's to the Cabbage Brassica family subgroup of Brassica oleracea as a family group characteristic of headless leafy greens in growth and appearance it closely resembles to
00:29:47collard greens other common vegetables in this family Ray broccoli cauliflower brussels sprouts antioxidant vitamins like vitamin A and C in large number of herbs vegetables and fruits of course we all usable Parts in our daily lives one way or the other weather for the rich flavor for their healing power or in lovely recipes herbal benefits are many be it for Spiritual reasons or to spice up your taste buds or as a home remedy for ailments like cold or sore throat herbs are handy for each need although the herbs been in use in our diet since Antiquity only recently they have taken the center stage of nutrition scientific world for their potential Health benefiting and detoxification
00:30:42properties vegetables like fruits are low in calories and fats that contain good amount of vitamins and minerals are the green yellow orange vegetables are rich sources of calcium magnesium potassium iron beta carotene vitamin B complex vitamin C vitamin A and vitamin K is in fruits vegetables to our home for many antioxidants these health benefits in phytochemical compounds firstly help protect the human body from on the 10th stress diseases and Cancers and secondly help the body develop the capacity to fight against these by boosting immunity additionally vegetables are packed with soluble as well as insoluble dietary fiber known as non-starch polysaccharides in Sp
00:31:39such a cellulose mucilage hemicellulose gums back in these substances absorb excess water in the colon retain a good amount of moisture in fecal matter and help it smooth passage out of the body that is sufficient fiber offers protection from conditions like chronic constipation hemorrhoids colon cancer irritable bowel syndrome and rectal fissures fruits are nature's wonderful gift to the mankind indeed they are life-enhancing medicines packed with vitamins minerals antioxidants and many phytonutrients plant-derived micronutrients an absolute fees to our site not just because of their color and flavor but for their unique nutrition profile that help human body free from diseases and keep it healthy plant sterols also known as
00:32:39phytosterols constitute mainly beta site osttirol however they differ from cholesterol which is a sterile in humans and Minnie beneficial way they absorb poorly in humans and in the process up here to block the absorption of dietary cholesterol is well and best help reduce blood LDL cholesterol levels initial research studies suggest that experimental doses of plant sterols can be effective in countering the effects of testosterone mediated have hurt your feet in prostate glands BPH again they help minimize the risk of BPH and prostate cancer in men their effects and women however appears to be neutral or have some beneficial effect on breast uterine and ovarian receptors non-digestible carbohydrates natural acids and enzymes the other
00:33:39phytochemicals include detoxifying agent so I can deals I thought he is cn8 non-starch polysaccharides in his pee or dietary fiber like gums hemicellulose mucilage pectin tannins and alkaloids like caffeine theobromine and non protein amino acids in Sp also commonly known as dietary fiber in price walk to the food and help prevent constipation problems by decreasing gastro-intestinal Transit time they also bind toxins in the food prevent their absorption and help protect the colon mucous membrane from cancers in addition dietary fibers buying to bile salts produced from cholesterol and decrease their reabsorption best help lower serum LDL cholesterol levels in
00:34:35the blood phytonutrients play a crucial link between health and nutrition a well-balanced food that is rich in phytonutrients such as fresh fruits herbs and vegetables can help minimize free radical and reactive oxygen species are os mediated diseases fruit peel or fruit skin is the outer protective covering in fruits in general the skin and sometimes layered fruits such as pomegranate passion fruit mangosteen is known as the Rind fruits such as in oranges it is better turned as peel zest besides its outer cover protect underlying edible portion of fruit from harsh environmental factors as well as micro and macro organisms it indeed told some of vital health benefit in constituents such as dietary fiber and
00:35:35phyto nutrients that help accomplish overall Wellness free radicals are in stable free molecules of reactive oxygen species and reactive nitrogen species generated inside the human body they labeled as incomplete items in the sense that they lack an electron attaching to them since they are in stable and freely wondering inside the cells they react quickly with other compounds and their vicinity in order to capture that required electron to form of pear and become stable this inclination and reaction of free radicals with different organelles inside a living cell leads to their structural damage once the rate of damage supersedes repair disease process in suits in the form of depressed immunity easy susceptibility to viruses and bacteria cancers cardiovascular diseases nerve degeneration
00:36:33carotenes especially beta-carotene occurs abundantly in the nature it is estimated that nearly more than 500 different screw types such as sharp as Carradine Alpha carotene Lou 10 kryptek Stanton's zzz ant it's distributed throughout the plant and algae kingdoms although many of these have proven independent functions around 50 or more can be metabolized to vitamin A inside the human body sharp Healthcare teen is the most prevalent garage Nord in the plant sources of food chain and is also known as provide a mini roughly 6 micrograms range varies widely 6 to 18 micrograms of Shar Peis carotene is equal to one REI reading all equivalent or 3.33 L of vitamin A coconut water is actually the juice present inside the interior
00:37:31cavity or endosperm of young tender coconut its water as one of the Nature's most refreshing drinks consumed worldwide for its nutritious and health benefiting properties the water is actually obtained by opening a tender green healthy and undamaged coconut inside it's clear liquid is sweet and sterile and composed of unique chemicals such as sugars vitamins minerals electrolytes in signs amino acids cytokine and phytohormones and Jen young and slightly immature coconuts gathered from the coconut tree after they reach about five to seven months of age for the purpose of reaping it's drink without specific knowledge of their cellular actions or mechanisms phytochemicals have been considered possible drugs for Millennia for example
00:38:27Hippocrates made of prescribed willow tree leaves to a bait fever Salas than having anti-inflammatory and pain relieving properties was originally extracted from the bark of the white willow tree and later synthetically produced to become the staple over the counter drug aspirin specific phytochemicals such as formidable dietary fibers are allowed limited health claims by the US Food and Drug Administration FDA phytochemical base dietary supplements can also be purchased phytochemicals in freshly harvested plant Foods may be degraded by processing techniques including cooking the main cause a phytochemical loss from cooking is thermal decomposition a conversationalist and the case of crotales such as like a pain present in tomatoes which may remain stable or
00:39:25increase in content from cooking due to Liberation from cellular membranes in the cooked food food processing techniques like mechanical processing can also free quote lights and other phytochemicals from the food Matrix increasing dietary intake of organoleptic properties are the aspects of food water or other substances that an individual experiences by the senses including taste sight smell and touch and traditional US Department of Agriculture meat and poultry inspections inspectors perform various organoleptic procedures to detect disease or contamination such techniques are part of the effort to detect invisible foodborne pathogens that cause food poisoning organoleptic tests are sometimes conducted to determine a food or pharmaceutical products can transfer taste grow doors to the material
00:40:25stand components they are packaged in shelf life studies often used taste sight and smell in addition to food chemistry and toxicology tests to determine whether a food product is safe to consume organoleptic analyzes are occasionally still used when the protocol for a certain simple does not have a high enough sample throughput to meet the demand in this case organoleptic analyzes serves as a primary screen to determine which samples must be analyzed according to the original method protocol and which samples need no further sensory analysis protides also called that trade or pennyweights are organic pigments that are
00:41:13produced by plants and algae as well as several bacteria and fungi protides can be produced from fats and other basic organic metabolic building blocks by all these organisms the only animals known to produce Croton Heights are aphids and spider mites which acquire the ability and jeans from funghi Pro tights from the diet are stored in the fatty tissues out of animals and exclusively kind of Earth's animals obtain the compounds from animal that there are over 600 known Crow toys they are split into two classes xanthophylls which contain oxygen and carotenes which are purely hydrocarbons and contain no oxygen all are derivatives of that traits are meaning that they are produced from eight isoprene molecules and contain 40 carbon atoms in general quote Heights absorb wavelengths ranging from 402
00:42:13550 manometers silent to green-light this causes the compounds to be deeply colored yellow orange or red Crow tights are the dominant pigment in autumn leaf coloration of about 15 to 30% of tree species but many plant colors especially Reds and purples are due to other classes of chemicals from tight serve two key roles in plant and algae they absorb light energy for use in photosynthesis and they protect chlorophyll from photo image Pro tights that contain unsubstituted beta unknown Rings including beta carotene Alpha carotene beta cryptic 7 and again the Carradine have vitamin A activity meaning that they can be converted to retinol and these and other quotes Heights can also act as antioxidants in the eye certain other
00:43:10Car Toys Littleton as texting thin and Zeke's and then apparently act directly to absorb damaging blue and the ultraviolet light in order to protect the macula at the retina the part of the eye with a sharpest Vision molecular structure of the flavor on backbone to fennel one for Ben severe own eyes of living structure near Fresno I'd structure flavonoids or bioflavonoids from the Latin word for this meaning yellow there color in nature are the classic plant and fungus secondary metabolites chemically flavonoids have the general structure of a 15 carbon skeleton which consists of two FanDuel rings and me and hetero cyclic ring see this Corbin structure can be abbreviated C6 C3 C6 according to the new pack nomenclature they can be classified into
00:44:09play noise are bioflavonoids ISO flavonoids derived from the reason why I promise 413-7014 Ben severe own structure near Fresno White's derived from 4th and I'll go on marrying for FanDuel one tube and severe bone structure the three flavonoid class is above are all Ketone containing compounds and I had such forensics anthems savings and Flava dolls this class was the first to be turned bioflavonoids the terms flavonoid and bio flavonoid have also been more Loosely used to describe non Ketone polyhydroxy poly phenolic compounds which are more specifically terms live in the woods the three cycle or head recycles in the flavonoid backbone are generally called being a b and c Reina usually
00:45:05shows of frog original substitution pattern phytonutrients AKA phytochemicals are compounds found in plants that protect the plan from things like the sun's harsh Rays or predatory bugs more specifically the bright color of a plant's food may act as a sunscreen or the plant might produce a substance that makes it take to hard boil tea bags as a method of protection basically phytonutrients fried for a plan tell when we include plans like fruits vegetables and whole grains in our diets to phytonutrients fight for our health to there are numerous types of phytonutrients many of which are also antioxidants antioxidants are like crime fighters in your body they stop free radicals or unstable molecules that steal from healthy cells in our body to cause damage and changes
00:46:05free radical comes in contact with a healthy sell it turns it into another free radical in the chain of free radical formation just keeps going and going and going antioxidant stop is damaging chain of free radical formation there for protecting our cells and the standings and course I'd each plant has many different types of phytonutrients blackcurrants specifically contain large amounts of N2 CNN's one of the most potent antioxidants in the plant kingdom I understand in these are also responsible for the deep purple color of black currants you may see the terms or a quart EQ used in reference to how much antioxidant activity of food has the oxygen radical absorption capacity or Iraq scores and the trollocs equivalent antioxidant capacity or Chic scores both measure how well do
00:47:05antioxidants in a food neutralize free radicals the antioxidant immune-boosting and other health promoting properties of active compound in plants are being investigated fruits vegetables grains legumes tree nuts and teas are sources of phytonutrients some of the common classes of phytonutrients include car toys flavonoids Palos Hills including Isis LeBron's phytoestrogens I know Stella phosphates phytates lignans phytoestrogens I thought he is cn8 Sandals phone off and cyclic compounds sickening sulfides and feels in turbans phytonutrient power drink ingredients for cups green tea 1 teaspoon Ginger 1 teaspoon turmeric juice of one lemon
00:48:02herbs Choice like mint or Rosemary directions Brew 4 cups of green tea and ginger turmeric lemon juice and herbs refrigerate and enjoy a glass in the morning instead of coffee researchers have compared the antioxidant activity of different theories using a method called teak which measures the antioxidant capacity of the food in the body the darker the color the Richer the fruit is in on the CNN's based on tests conducted by Miller and rice Evans black current score. Almost two times higher in antioxidants capacity than many other types of fruit currently the terms phytonutrient and phytochemical are being used interchangeably to describe those plant compounds which are thought to have health protecting qualities

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