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Health Benefiting Properties of Kiwi Fruit

March 14, 2013  by: Dr. Simran Kaur  Points: 12   Category: Health  Earning $0.40   Views: 951

Kiwi fruit is very popular these days but that is due to its health benefits. Kiwifruit has some unique health benefiting properties.


Kiwifruit has some unique health benefiting properties which increase your body's immune system's health and strength and also help in its optimum functioning in healthy way. The main and important or you can say unique health benefiting properties of kiwi fruit are as follow-

1. Kiwi fruit contains good amount of vitamin C which helps in increasing the strength of your immune system that is it helps in maintaining and increasing healthy functioning of immune system. It also increases efficiency of immune system in fighting against various diseases whether it is infectious or degenerative diseases. It protects against both type of diseases.

2. Kiwi fruit also helps in curing and preventing obesity through its regular consumption. People who want to get rid of obesity and want to lose weight should consume it on regular basis as it contains good amount of fiber which you all know helps a lot in weight loss if you replace your fat rich snacks with this fiber rich kiwi fruit salad.

3. Kiwi fruit also helps in curing and preventing constipation due to its rich fiber content which helps in treating and preventing constipation and haemorrhoids.

4. Kiwi fruit contains good amount of vitamin A which helps a lot in preventing degenerative diseases of eye and skin and mucous membrane. Therefore, kiwi fruit helps a lot in preventing cataract and various inflammatory skin diseases due to its vitamin A and vitamin C rich content.

5. Kiwi fruit contains good amount of vitamin E, therefore, is very good for hairs. It helps a lot in preventing hair loss and dandruff and also helps in maintaining healthy skin devoid of any diseases as the vitamin E present in kiwifruit is very good not only for hairs but also for skin.

6. Kiwifruit also contains good amount of carbohydrates, therefore, is very good for those who want to lose weight as it do three things at a time required to lose weight. First thing, it provides rich fiber content in it required to lose weight. Second thing, it provides is carbohydrate in adequate amount to supply the required need of energy by body to run the various metabolic reactions and body functions in healthy way. And third thing, not only last but very important thing, is that kiwi fruit contains no cholesterol, so it does not increase your body weight, it only decreases your bodyâ?Ts excess weight through its fiber rich content.

7. Kiwi fruit contains phytonutrients named flavanoids which help a lot in detoxifying your body but also help in fighting against various degenerative diseases. Kiwi fruit helps a lot in preventing various degenerative diseases of heart and it also helps a lot in preventing diabetes and high blood pressure.

8. Kiwifruit also contains good amount of other vitamins and minerals named folate, iron, vitamin K, potassium and niacin and omega-3-fatty acids in good amount.

Author: Abhijit Bangal        
Posted Date: 03/27/2013    Points:2    

Has the fruit anything to do with New Zealand? They are also known as Kiwis. By the way, it is the first time for me to hear and read about this type of a fruit. And that''s anyways good to read about such new things. Good job!
Author: Dr. Simran Kaur        
Posted Date: 12/13/2013    Points:2    

Yes, this fruit kiwi fruit has one main thing related to New Zealand and it is that it is very much found in New Zealand and is commercial crop of New Zealand. Yes, it is true that kiwi fruit is also known as kiwi.

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