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Does Watermelon Have Benefits for Pregnancy?

Watermelon is a water-rich natural product suspected to offer numerous advantages during pregnancy. 

These reach from decreased growing and hazard of pregnancy confusions to help from morning infection to all the more likely skin. 

Be that as it may, not many of these advantages are upheld by science. 

This article takes a gander at the exploration to decide if watermelon offers a particular advantages during pregnancy. 

Watermelon sustenance 

Watermelon is a wellspring of carbs, nutrients, minerals, and useful plant compounds. It likewise includes around 91% water, which makes it an especially hydrating natural product. 

One cup (152 grams) of watermelon gives you: 

Calories: 46 

Protein: 1 gram 

Fat: under 1 gram 

Carbs: 12 grams 

Fiber: under 1 gram 

Nutrient C: 14% of the Daily Value (DV) 

Copper: 7% of the DV 

Pantothenic corrosive (nutrient B5): 7% of the DV 

Provitamin A: 5% of the DV 

Watermelon is likewise wealthy in lutein and lycopene, two cell reinforcements that help secure your body against harm and infection. 

For example, these cell reinforcements may advance eye, mind, and heart wellbeing, just as conceivably offer security against particular kinds of disease. 

Some exploration proposes that these particular cancer prevention agents may likewise help bring down the danger of preterm birth and other pregnancy confusions. Notwithstanding, more examination is required before solid ends can be made. 


Watermelon is wealthy in water and gives moderate measures of carbs, copper, and pantothenic corrosive, just as nutrients An and C. It's additionally wealthy in lutein and lycopene, two cell reinforcements that may ensure against certain pregnancy intricacies. 

May lessen the danger of toxemia 

Watermelon is wealthy in lycopene, the compound that gives tomatoes and comparably hued products of the soil their rich red color. 

One more seasoned investigation proposes that enhancing with 4 mg of lycopene each day — or around 60% of the lycopene found in 1 cup (152 grams) of watermelon — may help lower toxemia hazard by up to half. 

Toxemia is a pregnancy entanglement set apart by hypertension, expanded growing, and loss of protein in the pee. It's a genuine condition and significant reason for preterm birth (6). 

In view of the finding that lycopene supplementation may lessen toxemia hazard, lycopene-rich watermelon is ordinarily promoted to shield ladies from creating toxemia during pregnancy. Notwithstanding, two later examinations neglect to discover a connection between the two. 

It's critical to take note of that these investigations utilized high-portion lycopene enhancements to convey lycopene, not watermelon. Presently, there are no examinations connecting watermelon utilization with a lower hazard of toxemia. 

More examination is required before solid ends can be drawn. 


Watermelon is wealthy in lycopene, a cell reinforcement that may decrease the danger of a pregnancy-related inconvenience known as toxemia. In any case, more exploration is expected to affirm this.

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