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The Avocado: A Real Super Fruit?

Researchers Find an Avocado a Day Keeps the Doctor Away
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Researchers in Mexico say avocado oil could be used to counteract the effects of diseases such as diabetes and hypertension. Avocado is already well known for its cholesterol-fighting properties but now, the scientists say it contains antioxidants that protect cells from damage caused by environmental factors like radiation of air pollution. Photo Credit: cyclonebill via Flickr.

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6:22PM PST on Nov 26, 2014

Love avocados.

2:18PM PDT on Jul 23, 2014

Tambien se llama palta y no es fruta comun si muy deliciosa.

2:35AM PDT on Sep 4, 2012

Thank you

12:34PM PDT on Aug 17, 2012

so delicious

8:23AM PDT on Jul 31, 2012

Just had another avocado tonight, these are packed with flavour and I never tire of preparing this delightful tasty treat!

8:23AM PDT on Jul 31, 2012

Have been including more avocados in my diet lately as these are tasty, especially when combined with lemon juice, walnuts, olive oil, fresh herbs, so many ways to savour the flavour of this green delight!

6:58PM PDT on Jul 11, 2012

food really is good medicine.

5:57PM PDT on Jul 8, 2012

Good to know.

5:57PM PDT on Jul 8, 2012

Good to know.

1:44PM PDT on Jun 29, 2012

Thanks for sharing.

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