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what do antioxidants do?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Free radicals: Antioxidants help to prevent cell damage from free radicals.

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Are there any antioxidants in seeds?

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Dr. Paul Cohen
Family Medicine 28 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.
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What are some advantages to taking antioxidants?

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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Geriatrics 40 years experience
Anti aging/antichole: In theory cells will live longer (retard aging) and prevent atherosclerosis ( prevent heart attacks and strokes & associated illnesses).
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Where do we find the most antioxidants?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 60 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 foods rich in antioxidants?

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Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Antioxidants: Vegetables and fruits contains antioxidants. The more color the fruit holds, higher the content of antioxidants.Red grapes, acai fruits, plum, blueberries, cranberry, black beans, hot peppers also have antioxidants properties.Brocolli, spinach, beets, onions, eggplant. I named just a few, online lots of usefull resources for this topic
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Does passion fruit contain antioxidants?

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Dr. Aharon Wolf
Preventive Medicine 15 years experience
Passion fruit : Like many fruits contain a variety of antioxidants

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