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Good Little Fruit Flies Who Eat Fruits, Veggies Receive Amazing Benefit

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<a href="http://on.aol.com/video/good-little-fruit-flies-who-eat-fruits--veggies-receive-amazing-benefit-519476049"> </a> File this under the "who knew?" category. A new study has revealed that a property of lima beans can prolong the life of the delightful male fruit fly. The study reveals the life-prolonging properties of prunetin: a plant-derived compound belonging to a group of flavonoids called isoflavones. Prunetin is found in a number of fruits and vegetables, including soy, pea shoots, lima beans and prunes.