Grapes,Good For Health

15 Mar

According to an article published in the journal Circulation, “Grape juice fights arterial disease.” This is because grapes contain flavinoids which are antioxidants. Research on the health benefits of grapes have shown that grapes offer the ability to help lower the blood levels of cholesterol, and lower levels of triglycerides in pre and postmenopausal women. Other studies have shown that drinking 1 to 2 glasses of red wine each day can help lower the risk of hypertension.

  1. Grapes are found to have strong anti cancer properties due to the anti-inflammatory effect of resveratrol present in grapes. It is particularly effective in
  2. Grapes not just prevents the risk of cancer but also suppresses the growth and propagation of cancer cells.
  3. Through a latest study, it has been discovered that purple colored Concord grape juice helps in preventing breast cancer.
  4. The antioxidants such as anthocyanins, flavones, geraniol, linalol, nerol and tannins are also helpful to protect the body against cancer.

Posted by on March 15, 2011 in health benefits of grapes


Tags: ,

6 responses to “Grapes,Good For Health

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: