What is Your Fruit for the Month?

by | Mar 5, 2019 | Health | 1 comment

With the onset of March comes the end of winters. Hurrah, it’s finally the spring season! With blooming flowers, this season comes the bright and interesting fruits. Know these seasonal fruits for the month of March to avail the benefits associated with them.

1. Watermelon

Watermelon is a refreshing fruit with 92 percent of water content. A cup of watermelon contains the goodness of Vitamin C, Vitamin A, Potassium, Magnesium, Vitamin B1, B5, and B6.  With such nutrients, it helps in treating cancer and is good for hair and skin too. It also helps in controlling weight.

Watermelon

2. Mango

This scrumptious, pulpy and amazing yellow fruit is known as the king of fruit. Mangoes are known to be the most popular fruit across the world. Dietary fiber in the fruit helps in lowering the risk of heart diseases, and diabetes. Including mangoes in your diet also helps in improving vision, overall eye health and skin cells. So when summers are here drown yourself in the luster of Mangoes!

Mango

3. Grapes

Packed with nutrients especially Vitamin C and K, grapes help is reducing acne problem and skin aging problem. It also helps in controlling blood pressure levels. Studies have also recognized with grapes, knee pain is reduced.

Grapes

4. Orange

Orange is a fruit with a notable list of nutrients, vitamins, and minerals that are healthy for growth and development. Although, most of the fruits have a high level of Vitamin C, oranges have the highest content in it which is good for skin and eyes. According to a study, the fiber content in orange helps in lowering cholesterol levels.

Orange

5. Pineapple

Pineapple is a tropical fruit which is naturally sweet in taste. It is effective in weight-loss and indigestion. A cup of pineapple contains 76 percent of manganese that helps in improving overall bone health and mineral density. Not only is it healthy but it also keeps the skin hydrated and radiant.

Pineapple

6. Banana

Banana is an instant energy booster fruit that contains the highest amount of iron and is sweet and sour in taste. With high fiber content, banana lowers the risk of both cardiovascular disease and coronary heart disease and is effective for people who are suffering from anaemia (Anaemia is a condition where the number of red blood cells or hemoglobin in the blood decreases). It also supports digestion and helps in building up metabolism.

Banana

IMAGE SOURCE: CROOKBROS