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Acai

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The acai palm tree, native to tropical Central and South America, produces a reddish-purple fruit. Acai is widely consumed as an edible fruit or juice and is also available as a dietary supplement. There is no definitive evidence that acai has any special health benefits.

 

This page last modified April 12, 2016