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15 weird facts about maple syrup

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It contains antioxidants

Maple syrup contains antioxidants. Foods high in antioxidants are good for you, or at least better than those that don’t. Antioxidants inhibit the oxidation of other molecules; oxidation of other molecules creates free radicals; free radicals mess up your health. Chugging maple syrup isn’t the answer to your health woes, but it’s better for you than sugar.

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