Figs — The Delicious, Weird Superfood That Fights Cancer

Figs — The Delicious, Weird Superfood That Fights Cancer

Figs

Figs abound in the summer, and organic figs are available in most health food stores. They’re not the most popular fruit, but they have the distinction of being one of the healthiest of all fruits, and they are truly a communal and communicative fruit. They are the only fruit that has an opening, called the “ostiole” or “eye,” which is not connected to the tree. Uniquely, the fig’s eye increases its communication with its surrounding environment. How can you not love a fruit that is so human-like in its two-way communication ability? Continue reading “Figs — The Delicious, Weird Superfood That Fights Cancer”