Choose stalks with fresh, green tops and slightly white ends.
Nutrient Content Claims
Fat free, Saturated fat free, Cholesterol free, Very low in sodium, Low in calories
Dietary Fat & Cancer: Development of cancer depends on many factors. A diet low in total fat may reduce the risk of some cancers. Green onions are fat free.
Dietary Saturated Fat & Cholesterol & Risk of Coronary Heart Disease: While many factors affect heart disease, diets low in saturated fat and cholesterol may reduce the risk of this disease. Green onions contains no saturated fat or cholesterol.
Sodium & Hypertension:
- Diets low in sodium may reduce the risk of high blood pressure, a disease associated with many factors. Green onions are very low in sodium.
- Green onions, as part of a low sodium diet, may reduce the risk of high blood pressure.
Refrigerate green onions in plastic bag for use as soon as possible.
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