How can watermelon control high blood pressure?
LAHORE: (Web Desk) High blood pressure is quickly becoming a health hazard for young and elderly people alike. However, it can be taken care of quite easily. Eating watermelon has proven to be the cure for high blood pressure.

The complaints of high blood pressure have become quite common these days due to which the risk of heart attack has also increased. High blood pressure is not only bad for your heart, but it also damages the kidneys, eyes and many other organs in the body.

However, a high blood pressure can be cured with a little effort with just a proper diet and a healthy lifestyle.

If you eat watermelons in summer season, blood pressure can be maintained naturally. Follow the paragraph to know how.

Watermelons contain an amino acid called “citrulline” our bodies covert citrulline into arginine which helps the body produce nitric oxide.

Nitric acid help relax blood vessels and arteries, which in turn help improve blood flow and lower blood pressure.

Additionally, watermelons are also a good source of potassium, an essential mineral that can lower blood pressure.

Other benefits of eating watermelon:

1.     Watermelons are rich in essential minerals like magnesium, potassium, vitamin A and vitamin C.

2.     Watermelons help you stay hydrated in summers due to the higher water ratio in them.

3.     Watermelons have anti-inflammatory properties.

4.     Watermelons help maintain the overall heart health and reduce the risks heart diseases and stroke.

5.     Watermelon is also considered beneficial for our eyes and joints.

6.     Diabetics can also eat watermelon without any worries as it has a low GI value.

7.     Watermelon is easily digested and does not cause any digestive problems.

8.     Consuming watermelon also helps in maintaining a healthy weight.


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