Anti-cancer because of its high concentrations of antioxidants, such as monoterpenes, phthalides, polyacetylenes. Can help detoxify carcinogens and neutralize certain carcinogens in tobacco smoke. Also, has diuretic activity.
 Did You Know?
- Research suggests that the chlorophyll (the pigment that gives the herb its green colour) present in Parsley deoderises the mouth. So chewing a sprig of parsley may work effectively as a mouthwash