Navitas Naturals - Freeze Dried Pomegranate Powder 227gms
The juice of the pomegranate seed is a potent source of antioxidants, and has been scientifically linked to helping fight cancerous conditions and cardiovascular disease. Navitas Naturals Pom Power is the simple, easy-to-enjoy freeze-dried pomegranate juice that has been milled into a fine powder for maximum freshness and ease of use. Use a spoonful or two of this powder to add pomegranates superfruity taste and antioxidant punch to smoothies, juice, tea, or other beverages. Pom Power is also excellent when mixed into creative chocolate desserts or sorbets.
Source and Processing Navitas Naturals pomegranates are sustainably grown in the warm environment of India. Once harvested, the whole fruit is dried and then milled into fine powder.
Ingredients: Navitas Naturals Pom Powder is made from 100% organic pomegranates, and is raw, kosher, vegan, and gluten-free.
Pomegranate Potency Though Navitas Naturals Pomegranate Power is a superfood warrior health-wise, its fruity flavor is much more mild -- making it easy to incorporate into recipes. Just a spoonful or two is a great dietary addition stirred into juice or tea, or blended into a smoothie. Undiluted, Pomegranate Power is also excellent when mixed into desserts - like chocolate pudding or truffles - and serves as a smart superfood addition to homemade energy bars.
Potential Benefits Several recent studies have shown significant potential health benefits from drinking pomegranate juice.
Here are eleven:
Fights Breast Cancer Studies in Israel show that pomegranate juice destroys breast cancer cells while leaving healthy cells alone. It may also prevent breast cancer cells from forming.
Lung Cancer Prevention Studies in mice show that pomegranate juice may inhibit the development of lung cancer.
Slows Prostate Cancer It slowed the growth of prostate cancer in mice.
Keeps PSA Levels Stable In a study of 50 men who had undergone treatment for prostate cancer, 8 ounces of pomegranate juice per day kept PSA levels stable, reducing the need for further treatment such as chemotherapy or hormone therapy.
Protects the Neonatal Brain Studies show that maternal consumption of pomegranate juice may protect the neonatal brain from damage after injury.
Prevention of Osteoarthritis Several studies indicate that pomegranate juice may prevent cartilage deterioration.
Protects the Arteries It prevents plaque from building up in the arteries and may reverse previous plaque buildup.
Alzheimer's Disease Prevention It may prevent and slow Alzheimer's disease. In one study, mice bred to develop Alzheimer's disease were given pomegranate juice. They accumulated significantly less amyloid plaque than control mice and they performed mental tasks better.
Lowers Cholesterol It lowers LDL (bad cholesterol) and raises HDL (good cholesterol).
Lowers Blood Pressure One study showed that drinking 1.7 ounces of pomegranate juice per day lowered systolic blood pressure by as much as 5 percent.
Dental Protection Research suggests that drinking pomegranate juice may be a natural way to prevent dental plaque.