A 38-year-old member asked:
What are the health benefits of acai berries?
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Dr. Heidi Fowler answered
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Wt loss- antioxidant: The acai berry contains antioxidants (phytochemicals) which reduce free radical formation & are reported to help protect from some cancers. It is also reported to assist with weight loss however there is not yet scientific research to back this claim nor is a mechanism for weight loss known at this time. It is also used as an oil in cosmetics.
Answered on Oct 23, 2017
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