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Pomegranates

Pomegranates have been around for awhile, but recently they have become very popular. They have not only become popular in the grocery stores as the fruit, but also popular as juice, and in other foods and drinks. What is the recent crave?

First of all, Pomegranates are very healthy for you. They not only are a good source of vitamin c, but they are also high in potassium, calcium and vitamin K. The vitamin C in this fruit is an anti-oxidant. This anti-oxidant is suggested to give better health and power to the body than most other fruits.

Since antioxidants are a new thing, customers are encouraged to include more in their diets. Some research has even shown this fruit will help prevent bad cholesterol from oxidizing. So try this new fruit and maybe it will benefit you.

Want to know more on pomegranates? Here is a great link…

http://www.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/morton/pomegranate.html

Torie Nicholas
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