SULFORAPHANE HELPS PREVENT CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

Studies have shown that people who consume higher levels of SFN have lower risk of heart disease. 

This is not surprising, since SFN has been shown to prevent inflammation and to lower ‘bad cholesterol’, which are both considered risk factors for cardiovascular disease.

 

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