Pomegranates are rich in antioxidant polyphenols that have powerful anti-inflammatory benefits through your body. The unique antioxidants in pomegranates are called punicalagins. These antioxidants have been shown to help protect the heart and the arteries.
Like blueberries and cranberries, pomegranates have some anti-viral, anti-bacterial properties. They help support your immune system and may benefit those who are prone to insulin resistance and are trying to maintain healthy blood sugar levels. They also support healthy joints.
Surprisingly pomegranates may also increase testosterone levels in women and men which may improve sex drive. Some reports suggest they may help erectile dysfunction in men and support prostate health.
Pomegranate fruit is neuroprotective. Drinking 8 ounces of pomegranate juice a day has been shown to help improve learning and memory through task related increases in functional brain activity.
MDR Pure Pomegranate provides the equivalent health benefits of a 12 ounce glass of juice, or 25 pomegranates, without the tart taste or the calories from sugars often added to the juice.