Avocado Brentwood TN

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Publix
(615) 507-1505
101 Creekside Xing
Brentwood, TN
Pharmacy #
(615) 507-1510

Harris Teeter
(615) 373-0180
210 Franklin Rd, Suite 100
Brentwood, TN
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs
Pharmacy #
(615) 373-8957
Pharmacy Hours
9am-8pm Mon-Fri

Publix
(615) 221-9880
8105 Moores Ln
Brentwood, TN
Pharmacy #
(615) 221-9982

Walmart Supercenter
(615) 771-0929
3600 Mallory Lane
Franklin, TN
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(615) 771-0391
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Target
(615) 771-2093
1701 Galleria Blvd
Franklin, TN
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Target
(615) 238-0126
780 Old Hickory Blvd
Brentwood, TN
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Costco
(615) 493-1003
98 Seaboard Lane
Brentwood, TN
 
Publix
(615) 941-8871
10638 Concord Rd
Brentwood, TN
Pharmacy #
(615) 941-8879

Publix
(615) 591-4061
1400 Liberty Pike Ste 200
Franklin, TN
Pharmacy #
(615) 591-4337

Sam'S Club
(615) 778-1401
3070 Mallory Lane
Franklin, TN
Pharmacy #
(615)778-9993

The Health Benefits of Avocado

avocadoWhen summer is in full swing, it is hard to resist the temptation of fresh made guacamole . I’m a sucker for it. The wonderful combination of avocado, tomato, onion, salt and lime is like heaven in a dip. And, with avocado as its main ingredient, there are a lot of healthy reasons to dig in.

Avocados are native to climates where the temperature stays warm year round. Some say that it is the most nutritious fruit, as it contains protein , healthy fats , vitamins and minerals and a whopping dose of fiber . Here are some health benefits that avocados provide:

Heart Disease: A rich source of oleic acid, a monounsaturated fat, avocados reduce the risk of heart disease by lowering cholesterol. Cancer Fighter: Avocados have been used in both the prevention and treatment of prostate and breast cancers . Scientists have determined that avocados contain a cancer fighting toxin. Anti-Aging: Rich in antioxidants , avocados fight free-radicals known to age our skin. Not only do they keep our skin healthy through ingestion, but avocados can be used topically to treat skin disorders. Sexual Healing: The word ‘avocado’ comes from the Aztecian word for testicle, ahuacatl. Apparently, the avocado was used as a sex stimulant an has been considered an aphrodisiac. Weight Loss: Because avocados are high in monounsaturated fat, they have the ability to suppress appetite. Also, avocados are high in fiber which slows digestion . The slower your digestion, the more likely you will feel satiated between meals. Because avocados are a nutrient rich food, providing 20 or so vitamins, minerals and phytonutrients, you are eating high quality food…making you need less.

Nutrition Facts: Per 1/2 an avocado

Calories Fat Saturated Fat Polyunsaturated Fat Monounsaturated Fat Carbs Fiber Protein
138 12.7 gms 1.8 gms 1.6 gms 8.5 gms 7.4 gms 5.8 gms 1.7 gms

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