Small molecules with a big effect

Secondary plant compounds are, as the name suggests, produced by plants. They are a normal part of our diet and some secondary plant compounds are believed to have important health-promoting effects. These are among other things blood pressure lowering, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant effects.

Dr. Berit Hippe, Managing Director of HealthBioCare GmbH, explains how secondary plant compounds also influence our epigenetics and how this affects our health in conversation with Corina Klein from

The program was broadcast on 06.01.23 on the health television QS24 and can be viewed online on the YouTube channel of QS24.

Dr. Berit Hippe, Managing Director of HealthBioCare GmbH in a talk with Corina Klein on Swiss health television QS24. To watch the video with subtitles in English, turn on the cc (closed captions), then click on settings, select subtitles, click on auto-translate, and select English from the list.

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