What Is a Pomegranate Good For?

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What Is a Pomegranate Good For?

There has been much speculation about the medical benefits found in pomegranates. In recent years many American medical journals have produced a plethora of information regarding the medicinal uses of the fruit. Pomegranates can be added into almost every diet.

  1. Cholesterol

    • Pomegranates can prevent LDL cholesterol from oxidizing into the bloodstream. This will help to keep atherosclerosis at bay. Pomegranates are also good for preventing blood platelets from forming clots.


    • Pomegranates, when eaten daily, can improve the amount of oxygen flowing to the heart, even in patients with coronary heart disease.

    Erectile Dysfunction

    • A long-term diet that includes pomegranate juice may help stop erectile dysfunction.


    • Pomegranate compounds may even prevent cancers such as prostate cancer and breast cancer. At the very least it has been shown to slow the growth of cancer and tumor development.


    • Pomegranate extract has been shown to help reduce inflammation in joints.

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