One orange can do wonders for the body, from boosting your immune system to preventing heart diseases. Incase you don't like oranges, these reasons might convince you otherwise.
Here's four benefits of eating an oranges.
1. Take care of your skin.
Your skin is always infested with free radicals. It becomes damage and causes inflammation and infections. To help you get a better understanding, let's use the nails as an example. What happens to nails when they get old? They rust which is exactly the same as your skin. Well instead of rust the skin gets wrinkle, scars and acne.
2. Helps to prevent cardiovascular problems.
These are numerous factors behind why we get heart problem. Sometimes due to high blood pressure where your heart might be forced to pump blooded at a faster rates. This puts pressure on blooded vessels and arteries.
3. Prevents development of cancer cells.
Just when you thought you have figured out an orange, it comes with another interesting attributes. For instance, it can prevent cancer cells from growing in the body. This is mainly because of D-limonene which is found in oranges. It is a compound that suppress development of cancer cells in the body.
4. Good for eyesight.
Oranges and other citrus fruit contain vitamin C, which is key for eye health. The vitamin, found mainly in fresh fruits and vegetables, contributes to healthy blood vessels in your eyes. It can combat the development of cataracts, and in combination with other vitamins and nutrients, age-related macular degeneration.
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