7 Surprising Benefits of Eating Grapefruit

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boost your immune system

These tangy pink treats are vitamin C-packed. 100 grammes of fresh red or pink grapefruit has over 30 mg of this vitamin.

One medium grapefruit contains 100% of your daily vitamin C, which helps your immune system fight dangerous germs and viruses.

help with insulin resistance

Half a grapefruit before a meal reduced two-hour postprandial glucose levels and insulin resistance, compared to grapefruit juice and a placebo.

increase potassium levels in the body

A cup of grapefruit includes 300 mg of potassium, almost as much as a banana, the potassium king.

Potassium maintains fluid balance and hydration, heartbeat, muscular contraction, and nerve function, and moves waste materials in and out of cells.

boost the production of collagen

As you know, grapefruit is high in vitamin C and can boost collagen synthesis. Grapefruit may boost collagen production as you age.

aid in heart health

Grapefruit is heart-healthy. Fiber, potassium, and antioxidants in grapefruit help the heart.

help with weight loss

It's full and low-calorie, so it's a great weight loss strategy. Fiber-rich grapefruit may aid weight reduction by keeping you fuller longer.

aid in iron absorption

Grapefruits contain 64% of people' vitamin C needs. High vitamin C content aids iron absorption. Iron helps red blood cells carry oxygen to cells.

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