The antioxidants contained in the pomegranate prevent the appearance of pathologies such as prostate cancer, or delay the progress of this disease, as well as other prostate disorders. According to the results of numerous studies, pomegranate juice has anti-inflammatory, antiproliferative and apoptotic effects (kills damaged cells) on this type of cancer, the second most frequent after the lung.
The antioxidant capacity of this fruit is also effective to treat erectile dysfunction of vascular origin, because it helps to eliminate the oxidative substances that accumulate in the corpora cavernosa of those affected by this disorder.
The antioxidant capacity of this fruit is also effective to treat erectile dysfunction of vascular origin
During the celebration of the V Meeting of Urology for Primary Care Physicians and Residents of Urology, Dr. Sergio Streitenberger explained that the benefits provided by the consumption of this fruit they are mainly due to substances known as ellagitaninos, which the body metabolizes and absorbs in the form of ellagic acid and urolitins, which exert a protective effect against prostate cancer.
To take full advantage of the qualities of the pomegranate, there are currently in the market natural juices of this fruit that, in addition to its properties to prevent prostate diseases, have other beneficial effects such as improving cholesterol levels and regulating blood pressure , in addition to having diuretic and depurative properties.