Today’s health tip: Benefits of Cucumbers

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Cucumbers are low in calories but high in water and several important vitamins and minerals.

Eating with the peel provides the maximum amount of nutrients.

Contain antioxidants, including flavonoids and tannins, which prevent the accumulation of harmful free radicals and may reduce the risk of chronic disease.

Composed of about 96% water, which may increase hydration and help you meet your daily fluid needs.

Low in calories, high in water and can be used as a low-calorie topping for many dishes. All of these may aid in weight loss.

A good amount of fiber and water, both of which may help prevent constipation and increase regularity.

Can be eaten fresh or pickled. They can be enjoyed as a low-calorie snack or used to add flavor in a variety of dishes.

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