Avocado will help in the fight against aging and some diseases. To such conclusion came from a team of scientists from Mexico.
The oil from avocado fruit have proven effective in the fight against free radicals – molecules that scientists believe play a key role in aging and the occurrence of heart disease and cancer.
The fact that this fruit is able to penetrate the mitochondria, which promotes more effective absorption of free radicals.
Free radicals are natural metabolic waste, but their number increases sharply due to such factors as environmental pollution, tobacco smoke, and the like.
They damage the body, causing chain reactions that destroy cell membranes, proteins and even DNA.
This is one of the main causes of human aging, and also plays an important role in damaging arteries and the occurrence of malignant tumors.