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Could This Bean Give Your Brain a Boost and Help Battle Parkinson's?

mucuna pruriens

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  • Mucuna pruriens (M. pruriens), also known as velvet bean, kapikacchu and cowhage seed, is a vigorous climbing legume best known as a natural source of L-dopa, a dopamine precursor that affects your energy, motivation and well-being


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