HERE ARE SOME REASONS WHY WE SHOULD BE EATING THIS SUPER HEALTHY POWER SALAD
Cucumber hydrates the body and some studies have shown it reduces the risk of some cancers
Cabbage is high in vitamin C and vitamin K and helps keep blood pressure down and is also high in sulfur, which is also called the beautifying mineral
Fennel is rich in vitamin C, potassium, folate and calcium
Red onions contain a high amount of polyphenols, a type of phytonutrient, which includes disease-protecting flavonoids and tannis, they are one of the most polyphenol-packed food you can eat. Polyphenols are the most abundant antioxidants in the diet.
Pears contain a fair amount of vitamins C, K, B2, B3, and B6. Pears also contain minerals such as calcium, magnesium, potassium, copper, and manganese.
All of the above are also low in calories and high in fiber, so eat up!
This salad has a nice crunch to it and the addition of pears gives it a little sweetness making it a deliciously hearty salad.