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substance that inhibits oxidation or inhibits reactions promoted by oxygen or peroxides

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We knew they could contain a large number of anti-oxidants, just like the well-known berries of the US and Europe, such as the blueberry, blackberry, and strawberry, with which scientists are so familiar", told Severino Matias Alencar from the University of Sao Paulo's Luiz de Queiroz Agricultural College (ESALQ-USP).
5 Although the balance is in favour of the anti-oxidant activity against free radical generation in healthy individuals, but in case of ischaemic stroke, the balance between the reactive oxygen species and anti-oxidant activity shifts towards the free radicals that cause oxidative stress.
More and more food producers are looking to boost the anti-oxidant capacity of their products," says Melindee Hastie, who heads RSSL's Functional Ingredients laboratory.
Designed to protect your skin and maintain a healthy well-being, just one dropper-full in a bottle of water or food aims to integrate powerful anti-oxidants into your diet to help slow visible signs of ageing from the inside out.
Anti-oxidant support - Anti-oxidants guard against free radical damage.
Its anti-oxidants may prevent arteries narrowing and hardening, according to the team from Switzerland.
UNM epidemiologist Dorothy Rybaczyk-Pathak credits the benefits of the anti-oxidant glucosinolate, which is found in cabbage as well as kale, collard and cauliflower.
Body mask: This is an organic body mask containing active vegetable ingredients, with anti-oxidant and toning effects.
Current studies by the HortResearch scientists are showing health benefits of anti-oxidant in red pigmented berries such as blueberries, boysenberries and blackcurrants could have wide-reaching implications for long-term public health.
First Defence Advanced Anti-Oxidant Lotion and Cream SPF15 is designed to protect the skin against dehydration and the effects of pollution.
More studies are demonstrating that, in contrast to the general beliefs of most cancer doctors, anti-oxidant vitamins and supplements can be supportive to the patient receiving chemotherapy and radiation therapy and may actually improve outcome, both in terms of decreased ide effects and enhanced impact on the destruction of cancer cells.
The most popular anti-aging regimen, practiced by millions of Americans, is to pop anti-oxidant vitamin and mineral pills.
Healthy snacking can help you to eat more fruits and vegetables and keep anti-oxidant levels high.
To protect the polymer during the production and storage phases, a non-staining food grade BHT anti-oxidant is used.
Researchers have discovered that been contains an anti-oxidant more potent that those found in red wine, soy or green tea.