In many nations exactly pomegranate was considered a symbol of fertility and domestic happiness.
The ancient Egyptians were buried with this fruit because they believe it symbolizes hope and new life, and in many old icons to see how the Virgin Mary and baby Jesus in her hand holding pomegranate. The fruit of the pomegranate is a real little vitamin bomb valuable bioactive ingredients that soothe many health disorders and diseases.
Pomegranate is a rich source of vitamins A, C, E, B1, B2, B5, selenium, zinc, iron, sodium, potassium, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, copper, and two types of compounds that have been attributed to antioxidant activity.
Numerous studies in recent times more and more are made of pomegranate amazing show good effects in terms of health.
Pomegranate act on:
- amplification of the complete resistance of the body and reduces harmful effects of alcohol, smoking and UV radiation;
- against inflammatory processes caused by viruses and bacteria and helps wound healing;
- slows progression of Alzheimer’s disease;
- lowers blood pressure and regulates cholesterol;
- reduces the risk of arteriosclerosis;
- it relieves symptoms of menopause, and reduces unwanted symptoms before and during menstruation;
- improves erectile function, increases sperm quality which improves male fertility and has a positive effect on the libido;
- antigens plant hormones pomegranate keep the level of prostate specific antigen – PSA stable and can reduce the risk of cancer on the one hand and slows down the progress of prostate cancer on the other; plant hormones of pomegranate helps in cases of cancer of the breast, ovary, prostate, lung , stomach, skin and in leukemia – studies have shown that pomegranate destroys cancer cells leaving healthy cells intact;
- it protects teeth by regulating the microflora of the mouth and digestive tract; positively affect prenatal growth and development of the child, used by the mother during pregnancy protects the newborn brain against damage; favorably affect the nails, hair and skin;
- naturally slows aging of the skin and reduces wrinkles, moisturizing face and body, strengthens and makes the elastic;
- it alleviates depressive states.
As you can see the blessings that this miraculous fruit provides for the health are enormous.