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The grapefruit is in Thailand, Indochina and Malaysia. It has spread to other countries in these hot countries. It is now widely cultivated in the Caribbean, Israel, Brazil, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, USA and India.
And "the most nutritious and fresh and there was much the same properties, such as orange, lemon and lime." S seedless varieties is the best because they often contain a higher amount of calcium, phosphorus and sugar. Grapefruit often as a salad table using a combination of other fruits and vegetables. Sometimes it is cut in half, remove seeds and center of the bone. The cavity is then mixed with sugar, which cut the splash of the remaining area filled. leave one hour in a covered dish and adopted.
Grapefruit is an excellent aperitif. Promotes salivary and gastric digestion. This is a leading manufacturer and as a health tonic. Despite the apparent frequency taste, sub-acid, the fresh grapefruit has an alkaline reaction after digestion. Citric acid is the result of "the human organism are oxidized and the effect is to increase the alkalinity of body fluids. The juice is useful in the prevention and treatment of acid and many diseases caused by the excess acid in the body.
The fruit is also important to relieve constipation. Meat, because everything can be taken by healthy sources of mass action to help the intestines. And "to maintain intestinal health and is considered a food for the Prevention of dysentery, enteritis, diarrhea and other infectious diseases of the digestive tract.
If you have the flu, grapefruit juice is an excellent tool as it helps the acid content of the system and its properties as a result of a bitter substance called "maringin, strengthens the system and the digestive tract.
Grapefruit juice is also a great diet in all fevers. It quenches thirst and removes the burning produced by fever. Should be taken mixed with water.
Grapefruit contains a "quinine" natural and therefore useful in the treatment of malaria. These "quinine" is also beneficial in feverish colds. Possible from the fruits by boiling a quarter of a grapefruit extract and then the dough strength.
This beautiful fruit can also be a natural remedy against fatigue, diabetes, poor urination, and to treat others to use.