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Cocoa contains antioxidants as well as iron, potassium and zinc. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It contains avocado oil and a powerful antioxidant. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This helps make sure you are consuming a range of vitamins and antioxidants. The Sun (2015)These contain antioxidants which boost lung health. The Sun (2010)It also doubles up as a powerful antioxidant. Times, Sunday Times (2011)These all contain antioxidants and other compounds that help to protect brain health. The Sun (2015)Red wine contains antioxidants which can help reduce cholesterol. PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002)And it is extra healthy because the flesh contains more antioxidants than other apples. The Sun (2010)It also provides powerful antioxidants to protect the liver from toxins and helps to repair damaged liver cells. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The juice has already proved to be a good source of antioxidants and lowers both cholesterol and blood pressure. The Sun (2010)Some antioxidant pigments are affected by heat treatment and look less vibrant in colour than their freshly prepared counterpart. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This brightening concealer also has antioxidant vitamins to protect the eye area and ingredients to help with dark circles. The Sun (2012)These first olives have considerably higher percentages of vitamins and antioxidants which are lost as the nights get colder. Food Watch (1994)The bottom line is that there's no real proof antioxidants are good for you. The Sun (2012)The organic, botanical range is packed with vital vitamins and powerful antioxidants. The Sun (2014)The potato and carrots are full of orange antioxidant pigments, which give the final purée an appealing orange colour. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Raw vegetables are full of fibre and antioxidants, vitamins and minerals which can help to protect us from degenerative diseases. The Sun (2011)It is a powerful antioxidant. The Antioxidant Health Plan (1994)C is an important antioxidant and good for all-round health. Food Watch (1994)It produces berries that are rich in vitamin C and antioxidants but very bitter. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The advantage of coffee is that, like other sources of caffeine, it is a good provider of antioxidants. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I'm despatched to dose up on folic acid, antioxidants and healthy food. Times, Sunday Times (2008)SUCH a limited diet will be low in important nutrients like calcium, fibre, antioxidants and good fats. The Sun (2012)Made by drying fresh plums, prunes are great for a family of dark purple antioxidant pigments, thought to help the flow of blood and oxygen. The Sun (2014)
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