Nature's Pantry is an all-in-one health food retailer that serves the Floral Park and surrounding communities.

The Organic Shopping List

Peaches:

Benefits - Provides vitamins C and A, niacin, potassium and fiber

Apples:

Benefits - Contains boron and vitamins A and C, in addition to between 4 and 5 mg of fiber per apple; also contains phytonutrients that include quercitin, linked to reductions in cholesterol and cancer risk, and to improvements to lung function.

Sweet Bell Peppers:

Benefits - Has high levels of vitamin C and beta-carotene, and significant amounts of vitamin B6, fiber and other nutrients; also contains lycopene, a phytonutrient associated with reduced risk of prostate and other cancers.

Celery:

Benefits - Contains a number of minerals including calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, and manganese; modern studies support Traditional Chinese Medicine use for blood pressure regulation

Nectarines:

Benefits - Contain lutein, a phytonutrient linked to healthy skin and reduced risk for a vision disorder called macular degeneration; also provides viatmins A and C

Strawberries:

Benefits - Provides high levels of vitamin C and fiber; also contains antocyanins, which are potent antioxidants, and ellagic acid, which has shown anti-cancer effects

Cherries:

Benefits - Provides vitamin C and fiber in addition to anti-inflammatory phytonutrients; may help protect against gout

Lettuce:

Benefits - Nutrients vary by variety- the darker better (sorry, iceberg); romaine lettuce is low in calories and high in nutrition, making it a first-rate diet aid

Grapes (Imported):

Benefits - Best known as a source of resveratrol, a phytonutrient that boosts heart healthy by protecting cholesterol from oxidation and inhibiting the formation of artery-clogging clots

Pears:

Benefits - Contains soluable fiber, the kind that helps lower cholesterol levels, along with vitamin C and copper

Spinach:

Benefits - A true health superstar, with significant amounts of vitamins A, B2, C and K along with folate, iron, magnesium and manganese, also contains cancerous fighting phytonutrients

Potatoes:

Benefits - Provides a considerable amount of Vitamin C along with copper, fiber, manganese, potassium and B6

 
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Floral Park, NY Natural Health Practitioners
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