A well-loved Mediterranean plant used as both food and medicine. Antioxidant polyphenols protect cells from damage and slow down aging. Traditionally taken to reduce blood pressure & the risk of heart disease. The leaf has antiviral activity against HIV-1 and protects cells against infection.
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