raw Chicory greens

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raw Chicory greens Food Facts

Chicory greens, raw food facts

USDA SR27 Database Food #11152 category vegetable Food Products Refuse Desc: 18
Measurement
measure spectrum
Amount: 1 cup, chopped = 29 grams
of CHICORY GREENS,RAW
Current Multiple = 1
11152
Multiply Current Measurement by:
1/2 1 2 3 4
Calories
nutrient-1
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
7 kcal
 
28 kJ
 
Macronutrients
nutrient-2
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
1.36 g
 
0.09 g
 
0.49 g
 
1.2 g
 
26.68 g
 
0.38 g
 
Macronutrients are elements or substances that are essential in larger amounts to the growth and health of a living organism.
Close Notes
Vitamins
nutrient-3
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
83 mcg
 
1658 IU
 
0.03 mg
 
0 mcg
 
7 mg
 
0.66 mg
 
0.017 mg
 
0.029 mg
 
0.145 mg
 
0.336 mg
 
32 mcg
 
3.7 mg
 
86.3 mcg
 
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Vitamins are:
Minerals
nutrient-4
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
29 mg
 
0.086 mg
 
0.26 mg
 
9 mg
 
0.124 mg
 
14 mg
 
0.1 mcg
 
122 mg
 
13 mg
 
0.12 mg
 
NS
 
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Minerals are:
Sugars
nutrient-5
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
0 g
 
NS
 
0 mg
 
0 mg
 
Fat
nutrient-7
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
0.09 g
 
Fat Calories = 0.7 kcals = 10% of total
0.006 g
nmb/Ω6   0.19:1
0.032 g
Ω6/Ω3   5.33:1
Fats and sterols.
Proteins
nutrient-11
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
0.49 g
 
Protein Calories = 1.7 kcals = 24% of total
Nine Indispensable Amino Acids
0.008 g
 
0.021 g
 
0.029 g
 
0.019 g
 
0.014 g
 
0.009 g
 
0.022 g
 
End of Nine
 
 
0.003 g
 
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Proteins are:
Cartenoids
nutrient-13
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
Nutrient
Value
Pct Daily RDA
Vitamin A - RAE
83 mcg
 
0 mcg
 
Vitamin A - IU
1658 mcg
 
0 mcg
 
Cartenoids are:
Footnotes:

This food, briefly described as CHICORY GREENS,RAW, supplies an extra generous amount of the following vitamins, minerals and nutrients:


Protein is the major structural component of all cells in the body and function as enzymes in membranes as transport carriers and as some hormones. During digestion and absorption, dietary proteins are broken down into amino acids which become building blocks of these fuctional and structural compounds. Isoleucine is the 2nd of 9 essential amino acids Tryptophan is the 9th of 9 essential amino acids
Fiber, total dietary Function: Adequate fiber improves laxation. Reduces the risk of coranary heart disease. Helps maintain normal blood glucose levels.
Calcium, Ca, is the essential role in blood clotting, muscle contraction, nerve transmission, bone and tooth formation Copper, Cu, is a component of enzymes in iron metabolism. Iron, Fe, prevents microcitic hypochromic anemia. Magnesium, Mg, is a cofactor for enzyme systems. Manganese, Mn, is involved in formation of bone, as well as enzymes involved in amino acid, cholsterol and carbohydrate metabolism. Phosphorus, P, helps in the maintenance of PH, storage and transfer of energy and nucleotide synthesis. Potassium, K, maintains cell function. Potassium blunts the rise in blood pressure due to excess sodium intake and decrease recurrence of kidney stones Zinc, Zn, is a component of multiple enzymes and proteins; involved in the regulation of gene expression.
Vitamin A, RAE is required for normal vision, gene expression, reduction, embryonic development and immune function (Vitamin A, IU) Vitamin B-6 is a coenzyme to metabolize amino acids, glycogen and sphingoid bases. Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid aka Dehydroascorbic Acid is a protective antioxidant. Vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) is a chain-breaking antioxidant. Vitamin K (phylloquinone) is a coenzyme during the synthesis of many proteins involved in blood clotting and bone metabolism. Riboflavin aka Vitamin B-2 is a conenzyme in numerous redux reactions. Pantothenic acid is a coenzyme in fatty acid metabolism. Folate, total is a coenzyme in the metabolism of nucleic and amino acids. Folate prevents megaloblastic anemia. Choline, total is a precursor for acetylcholine, phospholipids and betaine.
Carotene, beta Lutein + zeaxanthin Folate, food Folate, DFE Arginine