HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: Antioxidants may be dangerous to young people, Chinese study finds [February 21, 2017]

HIGHER REACHES ANSWERS: Antioxidants may be dangerous to young people, Chinese study finds [February 21, 2017]

1. They might die young

2. The study showed that antioxidant pills can upset the body’s stress-response mechanism and make young people age more quickly.

3. It can damage cells in a process similar to the rusting of metal.

4. C

5. The idea that antioxidants slow down the ageing process, cure diseases or prevent cancer.

6. (i) F
(ii) F
(iii) T

7. to strengthen the RRC capability.

8. How two people of the same age can age at different speeds.

9. Another professor (San Jianli, a cell biologist at Beijing Normal University) said Chen's findings "make perfect sense".

10. C

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