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Carob and its Components in the Management of Gastrointestinal Disorders

  title={Carob and its Components in the Management of Gastrointestinal Disorders},
  author={Irene C. Theophilou and Christiana M. Neophytou and Antonis C. Kakas and Andreas Constantinou},
Plant-derived compounds have demonstrated health benefits, including cancer preventive properties, increasing bone density, improving cardiovascular functions, reducing obesity, lowering cholesterol levels and delaying aging. Plants, fruits and their medicinal products are especially known for sustaining human health and preventing diseases. Importantly, certain plant-derived purified components, and their combinations, are also effective in the treatment of human diseases. In fact, over 60% of… 

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