Bee pollen contains more than 250 biologically active substances, including proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, fatty acids, vitamins, minerals, enzymes and antioxidants. Bee pollen is loaded with a wide variety of antioxidants, including flavonoids, carotenoids, quercetin, kaempferol and glutathione. With this feature, it protects the body from free radicals and chronic diseases. High blood lipids and high blood cholesterol are linked to an increased risk of heart disease. Interestingly, bee pollen reduces these risk factors. Bee pollen is also used in strengthening immunity, wound treatment, cancer treatment, menopause problems and improving the digestive system, and it shows positive results.