7-DAY JUICE PLAN
Juices are great any time of day but are a nice addition to a healthy breakfast or as a snack.(Note: Each recipe makes two 8- to 10-ounce servings of juice.)
Day 1: Green Juice
Fun Fact: The celery and parsley in this juice deliver apigenin, a compound that promotes the death of cancerous cells, according to new research from Ohio State University.
Day 2: Tomato-Vegetable JuiceDay
Fun Fact: When people drank a glass of vegetable juice daily, they got double the veggie servings of people who just tried eating more vegetables.
Day 3: Strawberry-Cucumber Juice
Fun Fact: Strawberries are the third-best food source of polyphenols, antioxidants believed to reduce risk of cancer and heart disease, which Harvard researchers have shown help keep your teeth healthy.
Fun Fact: Red cabbage and blueberries pack this juice with anthocyanins, which may help keep your memory sharp.
Day 5: Spinach-Apple Juice
Fun Fact: The spinach in this juice provides a healthy dose of vitamin K, which helps keep your bones strong.
Day 6: Ginger-Beet Juice
Fun Fact: Drinking beet juice before a workout may increase your stamina by boosting blood flow, which gets your muscles the fuel and oxygen they need.
Day 7: Carrot-Orange Juice
Fun Fact: When people washed down a high-fat meal with a vitamin-C-rich fruit juice (this one provides 66% daily value) they had significantly lower levels of cholesterol and triglycerides in their blood versus those who drank a placebo.