Sea vegetables, better known as seaweed, are the leafy greens of the sea. Though not technically a vegetable (they’re actually classified as algae), seaweed is loaded with nutrition and has a unique, slightly salty flavor that’s been a stable in Japanese cuisine for more than 10,000 years! Eating seaweed boasts a multitude of health benefits, including prevention of heart disease as well as promotion of healthy thyroid function. To read more about this amazing superfood, click here.
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