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Tomato Sauce Fights Heart Disease

(Undated) — Tomato sauce is good for fighting heart disease. New research out today suggests a daily dose of tomato ketchup could significantly improve the functioning of blood vessels in patients with heart disease. Scientists at the University Of Cambridge say that a powerful antioxidant in tomatoes called lycopene helps open the inner lining of blood vessels, potentially reducing the risk of heart attacks and strokes.