Thai garnet

Thai garnet

In may begins the season of ripening pomegranate fruits in Thailand. Pomegranate or Pomegranate tree is a genus of shrubs and small trees. According to Botanical classification, are berries. In Thailand you can see pomegranates growing on bushes along the streets. The fruits have a small Thai garnet, grain, pale pink and have a sweet and sour taste. On the shelves of fruit markets in Pattaya, you can find also imported grenades, they're bigger than Thai, and have a less pronounced taste.
Pomegranate fruits are rich in sugars, tannins, vitamin C, contain fiber, minerals and trace elements: calcium, magnesium, potassium, manganese, sodium. The fruits give 60% of juice with a high content of anthocyanins, which are essentially antioxidants. The juice of pomegranate cultivars is from 8 to 20% sugar (glucose and fructose), 10% citric, malic, oxalic and other organic acids, phytoncides, nitrogenous substances, tannin, sulfate, chloride and other salts. Pomegranate juice is useful in anemia, a decoction of the rind and hulled partition is for burns and stomach disorders. Pomegranate seeds are used in desserts and salads, and for cooking soft drinks. In pharmacies and stores you can find the means to care for face and body, using pomegranate extract.
Due to the content of many vitamins, minerals, salts, organic acids and other nutrients, pomegranate is an indispensable component of a balanced diet. It will help to quench thirst and cause an appetite, to increase the level of hemoglobin in the body, strengthen the immune system and nervous system. And pomegranate juice is a great blood-forming tool, recommended for diseases of the heart, circulatory system and normalize blood pressure. According to scientists, estrogens, which are rich in garnet, relieving the symptoms of female menopause and help to cope with the lingering depression.
Pomegranate juice includes about 15 essential amino acids, the lion's share of which is found only in meat. Because it is indispensable in the diet of vegetarians, and pomegranate seeds stimulate the bowels and help to cope with constipation. In addition, regular consumption of this juice can protect against cancer. Especially recommend it to all who have suffered exposure, and those who work in the area of high radiation. Pomegranate juice – a proven remedy for scurvy and atherosclerosis, migraine and gastrointestinal disorder. It is good for colds – helps to cope with fever, as an anti-inflammatory agent. And diluted juice is recommended for sore throat gargle. In folk medicine, it has been successfully used for the treatment of anemia and bronchial asthma, malaria and diabetes, inflammation of the ear and eye, kidney and joints. In addition, pomegranate juice is a great diuretic.
Pomegranate juice should not be used for gastric and progressive gastritis, accompanied by high acidity. It is not recommended to give fruit to kids under 1 year. Pomegranate juice strengthens, because it is contraindicated in the presence of hemorrhoids, anal fissures and severe constipation. The bark of pomegranate emit toxic substances, use it very carefully.