Apr 6, 2014
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A compound that can neutralise oxygen-free radicals in the body; these are atoms and chemical groups that can damage cells. Free radicals are the product of various disease processes as well as of such agents as poisons, radiation and smoking. Natural antioxidants also occur in the body.

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