Friday, February 26, 2010

Health Benefits of Passion Fruit Juice

  • Passion fruit juice is an excellent digestive stimulant and helps in the  treatment of other gastric ailments.

  • Passion fruit seeds contain high amount of fibre that the body needs to cleanse the colon (prevents constipation), improve digestion, and is reported to assist in preventing heart attacks and strokes.

  • Passion fruit is high in vitamin A which helps the body to remove free radicals that cause skin and tissue damage, and it also helps to improve our vision.

  • It is also rich in Vitamin C which helps to repair tissue and bones, and helps prevent heart disease.

  • There is also a compound in passion fruit that is believed to block histamine, reduce allergy and inflammation; passion fruit therefore has the health benefit of reducing the symptoms of asthma.

  • The antioxidants found in passion fruit have been found to inhibit the growth of cancer cells.

  • It is very good for attaining optimum health and to reduce weight.

  • Health Benefits of Calamansi Juice

  • Limau Kasturi juice is an excellent digestive stimulant and possessing multi-beneficial properties in disease prevention

  • Limau Kasturi contain high polyphenolic and flavonoid antioxidant compounds reported to have the capability of reducing the risk of degenerative diseases by reduction of oxidative stress (the main mechanism responsible for cardiovascular diseases) and inhibition of macromolecule oxidation.

  • Limau Kasturi is high in vitamin C and other compounds which helps the body to remove free radicals that cause skin and tissue damage, and it also helps protect us from infection.

  • The antioxidants in limau kasturi have been found to reduce bad cholesterol in the blood circulatory system.

  • Limau Kasturi helps cure arthritis, rheumatism, prostrate and colon cancer, cholera, arteriosclerosis, diabetes, fatigue, heart diseases and even very high fever.

  • It is very good for attaining optimum health and to reduce weight.
  • Health Benefits of Pumpkin Juice

    Pumpkin Juice
    • Having a yellowish-orange color, pumpkin is rich in anti-oxidants and beta-carotene. Beta-carotene is a vitamin that can be converted by the body into vitamin A. This helps the body in its process of regeneration and slowing down the aging process.
    • Pumpkin pulp contains vitamins, especially pro-vitamin A, vitamins E and C, salts and minerals, carbon hydrates, and proteids. 
    • The seeds contain oil, proteids and enzymes with antihelmintic properties.
    • The pumpkin's core contains lecithin, tyrosine, peporesine, phosphorus and vitamins B and A.
    • Pumpkin seeds contain the strongest therapeutic effects. These help in eliminating intestinal parasites, cleaning blood vessels, adjusting cholesterol level and stimulating kidney activity. In treating cancer, leukemia, sclerosis, or various diseases which are hard to cure, pumpkin seeds have an energizing role.
    • Pumpkin oil extracted from the seeds is recommended for reducing excess cholesterol. Pumpkin offers protection against heart diseases by containing antioxidants.
    • Pumpkin juice is indicated for ulcer and high acidity. It has to be drunk three times a day, half an hour before meals. It is also useful in cases of insomnia, having sedative properties.
    • Pumpkin is also indicated in cases of hormonal disorders or adolescent behavior, menopause disorder, intestinal parasites or sexual hyper-excitability. In external use, pumpkin is recommended for treating burns, inflammations and abscesses. It softens the skin and diminishes the inflammatory processes of mucous.
    • A number of hydrating and anti-wrinkle creams contain pumpkin.