Acai berries are one of the most affordable foodstuffs in the Amazonian region of Brazil. In Hong Kong, a 113g bag of acai powder can cost almost HK$200. Photo: Alamy

Why acai berries probably won’t boost your sex drive or protect you from cancer

Hailed as a superfood by health and wellness retailers, acai is said to do everything from slowing the ageing process to preventing cancer. But there’s little to back up the claims

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Acai berries are one of the most affordable foodstuffs in the Amazonian region of Brazil. In Hong Kong, a 113g bag of acai powder can cost almost HK$200. Photo: Alamy
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