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What are flavonoids?

Flavonoids (or bioflavonoids) also known as Vitamin P and citrin, are a class of plant secondary metabolites. Flavonoids are most commonly known for their antioxidant activity (MORE)
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Why is flavonoids needed for our body?

  Flavonoids help protect blood vessels from rupture or leakage, enhance the power of you Vitamin C, protect cells from oxygen damage, and prevents inflamation throughout (MORE)

Can you word this sentence in a different way' Apples contain a number of antioxidant such as polyphenol and flavonoid that reduce the risk of development of cancer by preventing DNA damage'?

Here is an alternative phrasing: DNA damage and the resulting risk of cancer are reduced by antioxidants such as polyphenol and flavonoids which are found in apples.
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What is a flavonoid?

Flavonoid-- A food chemical that helps to limit oxidative damage to the body's cells, and protects against heart disease and cancer.
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