Avocado Cody WY

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Walmart Supercenter
(307) 527-4673
321 Yellowstone Avenue
Cody, WY
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
Pharmacy #
(307) 527-5746
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Mountain High Health Foods
(307) 587-1700
1914 - 17th Street
Cody, WY

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Cody Meat Country Store
(307) 587-5447
P.O. Box 726
Cody, WY
 
Mountain High Health Foods - Health Food Store
(307) 587-1700
1914 17th St
Cody, WY
 
Safeway
(307) 577-7060
300 E. Wyoming Blvd
Casper, WY
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,starbucks,Coinmaster,wi-fi,Hilltop Bank Branch
Store Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Pharmacy #
307-266-4623
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-8:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-6:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-3:00PM

Whole Foods Trading Company
(307) 587-3213
1239 Rumsey Ave
Cody, WY
 
Whole Foods Trading Company
(307) 587-3213
1239 Rumsey Ave
Cody, WY

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Whole Foods Trading Company - Health Food Store
(307) 587-3213?
1239 Rumsey Ave
Cody, WY
 
Kenneth Hailey - Independent Herbalife Distributor
(307) 899-4472
237 34th St
Cody, WY

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Rocky Mountain Fresh Foods
(307) 684-2239
440 Fort
Buffalo, WY
 
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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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