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Phytochemicals are chemicals found in plants. They are not
essential nutrients like vitamins and minerals, but they do have important
functions in the body, and they may protect against cancer.
Examples of phytochemicals include:
Current as of:
November 20, 2015
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Rhonda O'Brien, MS, RD, CDE - Certified Diabetes Educator
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