Dandelion- Has Protein and So Much More!


Dandelion Greens are one of my favorite go to’s for my smoothies. Although just inherently drawn to  Dandelion, I was surprised to learn that it not only contains Protein, but it contains even more than Spinach!  Dandelion has been eaten for thousands of years as a food and as a medicine to treat anemia, scurvy, skin problems, blood disorders, and depression. See some additional benefits listed below:

  • Rich source of beta-carotene which we convert into vitamin A.
  • Rich in:vitamin C, fiber, potassium, iron, calcium, magnesium, zinc, and phosphorus.
  • Good source of B complex vitamins, trace minerals, organic sodium, and vitamin D.

For more information on the Many health benefits of Dandelion, see the source info below.

Source: https://sunwarrior.com/healthhub/11-health-benefits-of-dandelion-leaves-and-dandelion-root


4 Comments Add yours

  1. Jaime says:

    Great article! I loooove dandelion. Anyone interested in this stuff should definitely check out the book Everyday Roots. It teaches you step by step how to replace all of the harmful chemical products in your life with organic ones. It’s completely changed my life and how I feel everyday 🙂

    You can read a good review of Everyday roots here: http://reggiesreview.weebly.com/everyday-roots-review.html

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    1. mindbodyandsoul1010 says:

      Thank you !! I will pass along further 🙂


    2. mindbodyandsoul1010 says:

      This is truly helpful! I see so much value in this information for everyone.. I will certainly share this as much as possible. Thank you again!


  2. mindbodyandsoul1010 says:

    Reblogged this on Mindbodyandsoul1010.blog and commented:

    Outside of being Highly nutritious… you will find that Dandelion is helpful in the following areas:

    Contains Potent Antioxidants
    Help Fight Inflammation
    Aid Blood Sugar Control
    Reduce Cholesterol
    Lower Blood Pressure
    Promote a Healthy Liver
    May Aid Weight Loss
    May Fight Cancer
    May Support Healthy Digestion and Treat Constipation
    May Boost Your Immune System
    May Be a Useful Skincare Treatment
    May Support Healthy Bones


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