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Pro and Contra of watermelon


As you all know watermelon is a fruit which comes in summer filled with nutrients. It contains atleast
90-92% of water. It is a low calorie fruit in summer or snack you can say. It helps us to stay hydrated in summer. It is very sweet in taste. It is very juicy. It is a very good antioxidant. It is rich in potassium and Vitamin A, C ,B.

There are so many pro or benefits of eating watermelon:

  • Consumption of watermelon in men can reduce and treat impotence.
  • Watermelon serves to reduce muscle aches.
  • It cleans the toxic substances in the kidneys.
  • It also reduces the uric acid levels.
  • It plays an important role in reducing blood pressure. Due to the presence of potassium in watermelon it will help in avoiding heart diseases. It keeps your heart healthy.
  • Due to the presence of huge amount of water it helps in digestion.
  • It is very good for pregnant women. It helps alleviate morning sickness.
  • Watermelon contains Vitamin C, the nutrient that is essential for collagen synthesis
  • Collagen keep your skin soft and strengthens your hair.
  • The vitamin A in watermelon keeps your skin healthy.
  • Due to its high water content it speeds up metabolism and flush out toxins and fats which results in weight loss.
  • It strenghten's body immunity due to the presence of vitamin C in it.
Watermelon is an amazing fruit. The pro of eating watermelon are marvellous.

But as you all know everything has both positive and negative points.
So, some contra or negatives are also there of watermelon:
  • Excess intake of watermelon can cause nausea, vomiting or diarrhea.
But try to include watermelon (not in excess) in your diet specially in summers as it can beat the heat.

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