Lycopene Rich Boosting Juice For Cancer Prevention & Heart Health
We all have heard of lycopene, but what it actually does? Lycopene is well recognized to help prevent different forms of cancer and also prevent and treat many diseases and illnesses. Lycopene is beneficial for the heart. It stops free radicals to oxidize LDL cholesterol and so it cannot be accumulated in the plaques which harden the arteries.
Research suggests lycopene may help treating infertility. The test results showed that lycopene is able to boost the concentration of sperm in men.
Lycopene, also prevents diabetes, age related macular cataracts and degeneration and prevents the skin from aging and sunburn. It has been known that lycopene helps prevent osteoporosis.
Lycopene is found in certain fruits and vegetables, giving them a reddish-orange pigment. Foods with a high concentration of lycopene are: tomatoes, watermelon, pink grapefruit, beets, papaya.
Tomatoes are an excellent source of lycopene and have especially been researched for their power to lower the risk of cardiovascular disease. The body will use lycopene as an antioxidant once you have consumed the foods with lycopene.
Be sure to use products that are organic in order to reduce toxins. It will be hard for the organism to heal if you are feeding it with toxins.
The recipe for the lycopene rich juice:
• 2 cups tomatoes
• 4 large carrots
• 1 cup parsley
• 1 lemon
• 1 beet
• 1 tsp. hemp oil
Juice all the ingredients in a juicer (just leave the hemp oil). Then add the hemp oil and enjoy the drink immediately.