The MAGIC Power Of PINEAPPLES
Pineapples is also known as Ananas Comosus, which belongs to the Bromeliacesce family. It is native to southern Brazil and Paraguay. The pineapples are actually not just one fruit but a composite of many flowers whose individual fruitlets fuse together around a central core. Each fruitlet can be identified by an ‘eye’, and has the rough surface and succulent flesh of yellow to light orange colour.
The benefits of eating pineapples can be achieved through eating fresh, canned or frozen pineapple or by drinking its juice.
What Are The MEDICINAL BENEFITS?
* Fresh pineapple juice contains BROMELAIN, an enzyme that is not only aid digestion, but can effectively reduce inflammation and swelling, and has even been used experimentally as an ANTI-CANCER agent. * Pineapple just is rich in vitamin C. So, it help to support the function of the immune system and prevent recurrent ear infection, cold and flu. * Pineapple is also an execellent source of manganese, which is a trace mineral that is needed for human body to build bones and connective tissue. Also, it's an essential in energy production and anti-oxidant defenses. * According to Australia's Queensland Institute of Medical Research, there are two molecules found in pineapple stems. One of the molecules called, CCS, blocks the RAS PROTEIN, which is defective in approximately 30% of all cancers, while the other molecule, CCZ, stimulates the immune system to target and eliminate cancer cells.
The USES Of PINEAPPLES
* To get rid of swelling over the body, take one full ripe pineapple daily for 15 days. * To get rid of stones, use pineapple juice daily for 15 days and, if requiored, one month. * Fruit juice is given to all-soothing gastric irritability in fever and in jaundice. * Juice of unripe pineapple shows promising anti-fertility property.
In fact, pineapple is one of those foods that is heaven to eat. A good, juicy ripe pineapple can satisfy a sweet craving as well as any chocolate bar!!
WARNING !!! —> Raw pineapple or excessively ripe pineapple should be avoided during pregnancy.