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In recent years, we've discovered a wide range of foods that we can use for medicine in a sense. These foods have health benefits such as reducing inflammation, improving energy levels, and reducing the risk of chronic diseases. Lingonberries haven't always been popular throughout the world, but they're starting to be. They are an excellent source of nutrients and have a variety of health benefits—plus they're delicious. Here are some of the health benefits you can enjoy when you eat lingonberries.

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1. Antioxidants

Antioxidants are your body's primary defense against free radicals. The damage caused by free radicals can lead to oxidative stress, which is thought to play a role in the development of cancer and blood vessel disease. The best way to prevent oxidative stress is to consume plenty of antioxidants. Lingonberries, sometimes called partridgeberries or foxberries, are high in antioxidants, so supplementing your diet with them can actually help reduce your risk of getting these diseases.

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