Arugula Nutrients and Benefits

arugulaHave you heard of a Green Leaf Vegetable called Arugula? I haven’t until today. Arugula is also called Rocket, Rucola or Eruca Sativa. This Vegetable is considered an annual plant. Many people use it as a normal green leaf vegetable. Arugula Vegetable can be used in salads, on top of pizza, with pasta, or in soups. Also, keep in mind, that any overdose of any food, vitamin or supplement can lead to serious health problems. So, make sure that you know for sure how much of what ingredient you should add to your diet. Here is the Ingredients that you can get from about a half cup or 10 grams of Raw Arugula:
- Vitamin A
- Vitamin B2, Riboflavin
- Vitamin B9, Folate
- Vitamin C
- Vitamin K
- Calcium
- Iron
- Magnesium
- Phosphorus
- Potassium
- Manganese
- Natural Fats
- Dietary Fiber
- Protein
- Calories

There is a good list of Benefits also for this Arugula vegetable:
- Helps regulate cholesterol levels
- Helps regulate blood sugar levels
- Supports weight loss
- Helps prevent constipation
- Reduces chance of Hemorrhoids
- Reduces Excess Bleeding
- Reduces Chances of Osteoporosis
- Helps reduce nausea for pregnant women
- Helps reduce vomiting for pregnant women
- Support healthy eyesight
- Helps protect from viral infections
- Helps protect from Free Radical damage
- Reduces chances of some cancers
- Improves wound healing
- Support Lung health
- Reduces chances of frequent colds