Aronia is a fruit that removes heavy metals and toxins from the body which can cause cancer. This is due to the antioxidants in this fruit which protect the body from the damage made by free radicals thus providing protection from numerous chronic diseases. It is especially powerful in killing breast, liver, brain, lung and colon cancer.
This fruit originated from North America but no it can be found everywhere around the globe. The aronia berries have been used after the Chernobyl explosion due to their ability to relieve the effects from radiation.
Aronia also prevents entrance of heavy metals in the body which is proved by ORAC and TEAC standards that rank aronia at the top of the list of the most antioxidant berries and nuts.
There are numerous nutrients in aronia such as vitamins B, C and E, also flavonoids, folic acid and trace minerals. All these nutrients and particularly anthocyanin are able to reduce the risk of cancer; they slow down aging process as well as boost the immunity.
The high levels of vitamins C and E and antioxidants make aronia excellent in fighting viruses, bacteria as well as reducing inflammation.
Eating this fruit also benefits the heart since it reduces high blood pressure and bad cholesterol levels while promoting good cholesterol production. Another excellent ability of aronia is to relieve hypothyroidism by stimulating the thyroid gland.
Stomach problems such as indigestion, gut pain, diarrhea and intestinal lining inflammation can also be relieved with the help of this fruit. Aronia helps remove gallstones and relieve gallbladder inflammation as well as provide support for the liver.
This fruit is part of numerous weight loss products because it helps the body to maintain healthy weight.
However, as with any other remedy, you should always consult your doctor before including aronia in your diet as a treatment for any health condition.