The succulent mango, a fragrant, sweet, juicy summer fruit is one of the most popular fruits. Apart from being super delicious, they also have several health benefits. No wonder they are also referred to as the King of Fruits.
In addition to enjoying the heavenly taste of mango, you could also get the following health benefits.
Health Benefits of Mangoes
Mangoes have a high level of Vitamin C, fiber and pectin, which help to lower serum cholesterol levels, specifically the low-density lipoprotein
Mangoes contain digestive enzymes for breaking down proteins, thereby giving relief from acidity and helping in proper digestion. The fiber in mangoes also aids in digestion
Clears the skin
Mango pulp can be applied on the skin for around 10 minutes and then washed off. They help to clear clogged pores of the skin, which is an effective way to treat acne or pimples
Keeps eyes healthy
Mangoes are rich in Vitamin A, which promotes good eyesight and prevents night blindness and dry eyes
Boosts Immune System
Mangoes are a great source of Vitamin C, Vitamin E and Vitamin B6. Vitamin C helps the body to fight against free radicals
Lowers Risk of Cancer
As per research, the antioxidant compound present in these fruits have been found to protect against leukemia, colon, breast and prostate cancers
Reduces High Blood Pressure
Mangoes are a rich source of potassium, which helps in controlling blood pressure and heart rate
Beneficial for Anaemia
Mangoes have a high iron content and so are beneficial for people suffering from anaemia
Enjoy eating delicious mangoes and even get all the health benefits that they have to offer!