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A 31-year-old member asked:

What do antioxidants do?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Free radicals: Antioxidants help to prevent cell damage from free radicals.

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A 37-year-old member asked:

What vitamins are antioxidants?

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Dr. Jose Barreto
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 15 years experience
A,C and E: Vitamins a, c and e are antioxidants and there are enzymes that are antioxidants as well. Eat 8-10 portions of fruits and vegetable every day. If for any reason you cannot eat that amount, then consider juice plus. https://www.juiceplus.com/nsa/content/home.soa?site=jb96909 www.Otwithmd.Com.
A 50-year-old member asked:

Are there any antioxidants in seeds?

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Dr. Paul Cohen
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Yes...: Muscadine grape seeds; sesame seeds, are potent sources of anti-oxidants. Ask your doctor(or the local health food store) for more information.
A 40-year-old member asked:

Where do we find the most antioxidants?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 61 years experience
Anti-oxidants: Most anti-oxidants that we eat are found in densely colored foods such as: fruits, berries, vegetables , and some spices.

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What are some organic drinks with antioxidants?
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