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10 Healthy Foods for Cancer Patients


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Açaí

Açaí has been gaining a lot of attention lately, but how many of us really know sure what it is?

Açaí is a dark purple berry, about the size of a blueberry, and contains a very high level of antioxidants -- eleven times the amount found in apples and five times the levels in blueberries -- garnering them the No. 1 position on the "super foods" list. Their antioxidant concentration helps fight premature aging, promotes cardiovascular and digestive health and, according to some studies, aid in combating cancer.


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