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chemical compounds found in plants, fruits, and vegetables that can act as antioxidants.
chemicals that reduce or prevent oxidation, thus preventing cell and tissue damage from free radicals in the body.
a type of phytochemical.
a class of antioxidant. Apples are packed with flavonoids.
a type of flavonoid found in apples.
a soluble fiber present in most fruits and vegetables.
substance found in apple juice that helps prevent urinary tract infections and may reduce heart disease. Research also suggests tannins may help prevent periodontal or gum disease.