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Functional Foods: Does Açaí Make The Cut?

Functional foods are a hot topic with growing public interest, yet there is a lot of confusion around the meaning of this term. Which foods are considered functional? Which ones are not? Are non-functional foods unhealthy? Are açaí fruits functional? These are all fundamental questions. To answer them, however, we first have to understand the word itself Written by Liza Knill, Wellness Communications Intern, B.Sc. NANS

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