In this article, we want to tell about the unique properties of watermelon, what beneficial effects this fruit can have on our health, and what kind of vitamins and minerals it has for the body, why nutritionists recommend it for men.
Watermelon is a juicy snack and one of these simple foods that protect men’s heart and prostate and is available to almost all men in the world. If you are surprised by the ability of watermelon, then pay attention to the continuation of the story!
Watermelon is rich in a type of very important antioxidant called lycopene, which many studies have confirmed its importance in fighting prostate cancer. Various studies show that the risk of prostate cancer is lower among people with high levels of lycopene in their blood than others. On the other hand, lycopene can also promote heart health. One of the studies in this field shows that two specific compounds in watermelon, namely citrulline and arginine, help to form healthy blood flow.
According to various studies, watermelon can also protect the skin from harmful UV rays and helps to get rid of skin wrinkles. Also consider that watermelon is an excellent source of vitamins A and C, while each cup of watermelon has only 50 calories.
March 20, 2015 14:50
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