Pomegranate juice for Heart Patients
Pomegranate has been used in India for centuries. Pomegranates are delicious, light, anti-constipating, and lubricious. They vitalize the body and satisfy hunger. According to Ayurveda, they are “Tridoshnashaka”. Effect of pomegranate juice was studied on heart disease patients. Those patients who consumed 50 milliliters of pomegranate juice for three months had a reduced uptake of oxidized bad low-density lipoprotein by the body.
Pomegranate juice helps to fight to hardening of the arteries by reducing blood vessel damage, but the antioxidants rich juice also reverse the progression of this disease.
Pomegranate juice reduces the effect of stress on human blood vessel cell by stimulating the production of nitric oxide. This chemical is thought to help keep arteries open and keep blood flowing