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Alpha Lipoic Acid: More than Just a Powerful Antioxidant

Posted on May 19th, 2009 by Dr. Mercola  |  4 Comments »

Alpha lipoic acid (ALA) is an antioxidant that is found in every cell and occurs naturally in the body. As we know, antioxidants are substances that neutralize free radicals, the organic molecules responsible for accelerating aging, cell damage and some diseases. Alpha lipoic acid is one of the most effective free radical scavengers because it […]