Papaya (melon tree)

Papaya (melon tree)

Useful properties of papaya:
 In its composition the papaya like a melon: it has a lot of vitamins, making it an important product to strengthen the immune system and body as a whole also a lot of calcium, which helps strengthen bones and teeth and many other substances, without which the human body cannot function at full strength. However, not in vitamins lies the secret of high use of papaya. Most of its medicinal properties the papaya is obliged to a special ingredient – papain, which is not so often comes to us in the body. In appearance, the papaya resembles a long cantaloupe, the size of which can reach up to 50 cm.
In papaya contains a lot of vitamins A and C, potassium, magnesium, calcium, and papain in its pulp, has a positive effect on the digestive system, helps the body in absorption of nutrients. It is believed that the constant use of papaya reduces the risk of cancer, and can also be used as a tool for the treatment of worms and osteochondrosis. The action of papain resembles the gastric juice, whereby its main purpose is the improvement of the digestive system of the person and all associated with it. Papain AIDS digestion, helps absorb nutrients, particularly proteins and carbohydrates. Papain can break down proteins, like pepsin, promotes the breakdown of fat, although it does not apply to them directly.
In addition, papain has a positive effect on other systems of the human body. Papain removes toxins, helps the heart and blood vessels, as they are able to break down fibrin – a substance affecting the occurrence of thrombosis of the internal walls of blood vessels. Papain has antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and antioxidative effects.
It is the combination of papain with vitamins and microelements makes papaya such useful fruit, which found its use not only in food, but in the treatment of many different diseases.
In Thailand papaya sell all year round.