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The pomegranate is the auspicious fruit par excellence, providing valuable antioxidants, vitamin C and other anti-inflammatory substances. Since antiquity, the pomegranate has been considered an elixir of life because in addition to being a prodigious adjuvant for various ailments, it contains many ruby-coloured seeds perfect for representing prosperity and good fortune. The pomegranate is useful in overcoming the typical tiredness of the change of season and in curing the first colds, thanks to the vitamin C in which it is rich. The pomegranate is a valuable source of antioxidants, in particular ellagic acid and punicalagin. These compounds defend our organism from the action of free radicals, the molecules that cause organs and tissues to age, slow down metabolic functions and promote overweight. In addition, its arils, the seeds, provide a high number of flavonoids and polyphenols, powerful anti-inflammatory agents that protect the cardiovascular system and invigorate the immune system.
The fruit of the pomegranate is one of the richest in phytonutrients, thus able to give the sprint, it also provides significant amounts of potassium, the diuretic mineral par excellence, and is 80 per cent water, qualities that make it suitable for those who want to stay in shape. Pomegranate is heart-friendly thanks to its ellagic acid, a strong antioxidant not found in any other food in nature, reduces ‘bad’ LDL cholesterol and blood glucose levels and, therefore, takes care of the heart! It strengthens bones because it contains urolithin, a substance produced by the intestinal macrobiota, which after consumption strengthens muscles weakened by the passage of age. For those who suffer from colitis, urolithin also strengthens the intestinal barrier and facilitates digestion, when accompanied by salads and meats. You can drink its juice, or squeeze the fresh fruit to enable your immune system to react better to colds and viral attacks, including early flu.
Banishing sadness and apathy, which are also linked to the menopause, this fruit fills you with joy and relieves mental and physical stress, especially if you lack energy. And it is recommended for menopausal women due to the presence of oestrogen, which, by activating serotonin, reduces hot flashes and mood swings.
Agricola Gloria Srl has collected this information published on various websites, and its sole purpose is to disseminate health advice and promote good practices in the consumption of fresh vegetables and fruit. It doesn’t in any way represent a cure and doesn’t replace medical advice, which should always be consulted before embarking on any dietary regimen.
Agricola Gloria Srl, has always marketed this precious and beneficial fruit, an effective aid to the health of us all for a very long time, selecting the best producers from all over the world.