Do you know what isВ Graviola? В It is a small tree with no more than 10 meters tall and it hasВ differentВ names such asВ soursop, guanabana, and cherimoya.
This is a very tasty fruit,В sort of like вЂcustardyвЂ™ apple. ItВ has been used to add flavor to jams, ice cream, juices, and nectars.
Recently, itВ becomes very popular in the West, butВ it already has a long history in ancient herbal remedies and treatments.В The leaves, bark and roots, on the other hand, are used to treat diabetes. There was a lately studies which are pointing toВ Graviola as an alternative treatmentВ for cancer.
This fruitВ has a number of benefits:
Modern Medicinal Benefits of Graviola
In 1976 was made research study and it was found GuanabanaВ as a possible cure for cancer. The study wasВ conducted by the National Cancer Institute. The study showsВ ability to eliminate cancer cells in the body using the leaves and stems of thisВ tree.В It was found that it had an ingredient that was 10,000 times more potent than chemo. Also, by theВ Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York,В thereВ was confirmed some otherВ beneficial elements of Graviola, including anti-rheumatic, antiviral, anti-parasitic andВ emetic.
Other Known Graviola Benefits
1. Stronger immune system
In order to keep your immune system strong, Soursop offers youВ a lot of excellent properties. It canВ kill free radicals and ensures your immune system forВ effectively performing its functions such as warding off diseases.
2. Regular bowel movements
Consuming Graviola can lead toВ regular bowel movements, as a consequence of rich level in fiber. Also, itВ helps to maintainВ constipation and hemorrhoids.
3. Increased energy
Soursop keepsВ your body active and energized so you wonвЂ™t feel lethargic all day.
4. Osteoporosis prevention
Soursop is rich in calcium and phosphorous. This will help you in strengthen the bones and prevent bone and joint diseases such as osteoporosis.
5. Heart disease and nerve disease prevention
It has ability to maintain aВ proper blood circulation, boost metabolism and prevent damage to your nerves.В Рўhis leads toВ better functioning of your heart. Also, this can prevent your nervous system fromВ damaged as you grow older.
There are not enough scientific evidence, but it is believed thatВ sour sop leaves can treat gout by lowering the uric acid in the body. We suggest you toВ boil 6 вЂ“ 10 leaves with 2 cups of water and drink one cup twice a day. If you suffer from back pain or rheumatism you can prepareВ Graviola extract obtained from its leavesВ and drinkВ it hot once a day. It is also believed thatВ Soursop canВ prevent infection by inhibiting the growth of viruses, bacteria, and parasites.
What Makes Graviola So Beneficial?
First of all itВ is rich in vitamins and minerals including vitamin B1, B2, and C. Also, it has a high level ofВ potassium, calcium, zinc, phosphorous and magnesium. The stem, bark and leaves are rich in antioxidants, particularly Coenzyme Q10 to fight inflammation, eliminate free radicals, and ensure your body is functioning at optimum levels.
When youВ summarize all these things which are present in Graviola, it’s easy to understand why it is so popular.