Study: Lycopene in Tomatoes Fights Heart Disease
Studies indicate daily intake of Lycopene-based food supplement could help cut the risk of heart disease by improving the function of blood vessels.
The study also indicates that Lycopene reduces the risk of strokes and is shown to be beneficial in illnesses that have high inflammatory markers, such as arthritis and diabetes.
They speculated it is also helpful in fighting some cancers.
Lycopene is naturally found in tomatoes.