Several months ago Mary went to the doctor because she wanted something for her “Hot Flashes” the doctor told her something that she could get at the health food store I don’t remember what, but the man at the health food store suggested Pomegranate Juice Concentrate and she hasn’t had a hot flash since she started with the juice. In the picture included with the plunger, one push into some ice water and it is equal to the juice of approximately one medium Pomegranate. This is from there web site. Mary and I both have a glass every morning.
It is even spoken about in the Bible: "Sgs 8:2 I would lead thee, and bring thee into my mother's house, who would instruct me: I would cause thee to drink of spiced wine of the juice of my pomegranate."
· Heart Health - Studies in laboratory mice have show that consumption of Pomegranate Juice reduced the buildup of plaque in the lining of the inner artery. In fact, it reduced the size of atherosclerotic lesions by 44% - Aviram, M. et al, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2000, 71:1062
· Reduction of LDL (bad) Cholesterol - Studies in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition have shown that the antioxidants found in Wonderful Pomegranates reduce the LDL oxidation in mice, and help to lower blood pressure in hypertensive humans.
· Neutralize Free Radicals - Wonderful Pomegranates contain antioxidants like Polyphenol. Antioxidants help repair damage done to the body's cells by Free Radicals, (unstable oxygen molecules associated with cancer, heart disease and the effects of aging).
· Pomegranate Juice Improves Carotid Artery Health and Lowers Blood Pressure in Patients with Carotid Artery Stenosis.