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Broccoli sprouts may help stop stomach cancer

Posted on Jun 3, 2009 in Cancer

Study shows protective effect against bacteria linked to gastric problemsupdated 9:08 a.m. ET, Mon., April 6, 2009 HONG KONG – Eating two and a half ounces of baby broccoli daily for two months may protect against a common stomach bug that is linked to gastritis, ulcers and even stomach cancer, a study in Japan has found. Fresh broccoli sprouts contain plenty of sulforaphane, a natural biochemical that appears to trigger the production of enzymes in the gut that protect against oxygen radicals, DNA-damaging chemicals, and inflammation. In an article published in the journal Cancer...

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