Experience the powerful antioxidant benefits of Pomegranate!
Pomegranate tannins called punicalagins have free-radical scavenging properties in laboratory experiments. Punicalagins are absorbed into the human body and may have dietary value as antioxidants. Pomegranate is effective in reducing heart disease risk factors, including LDL oxidation, macrophage oxidative status, and foam cell formation; all of which are steps in atherosclerosis and cardiovascular disease. Pomegranate has also been shown to reduce systolic blood pressure, and can inhibit viral infections, it may also have antibacterial effects against dental plaque.