Broccoli sprouts are the most effective vegetable in helping the immune system with regards to various types of cancer. They are noted as having 20 to 50 times the cancer fighting properties of the next best vegetable.
Sulforaphane has been identified by many scientists as the strongest known inducer of Phase II enzymes. Phase II enzymes have the ability to neutralize the chemical toxins, electrophiles and free radicals, that are responsible for the initiation of carcinogenesis.
This enhancement to the bodies’ immune system is a proactive step for Dietary Chemoprotection. Erica will be adding Vitalica to her daily supplements. Vitalica contains 30 mg of sulforaphane glucoraphanin in a single gell capsule, taken once daily.
Today's commercially grown broccoli and broccoli sprouts have very inconsistent levels of sulforaphane glucoraphanin. It is thought that you would have to eat 2 - 3 pounds a day of broccoli sprouts to achieve consumption of 30 mg. John Hopkins University patented the seed that is used to grow the broccoli sprouts that Vitalica is comprised of. Extensive research has consistently shown Vitalica to dramatically increase the level of sulforaphane glucoraphanin in the body.