Date Fruit Benefits

Dates have been a staple food of the Middle East for thousands of years and are widely cultivated and naturalized in many tropical and subtropical regions across the world. There are many different types of dates, amongst them the Mazafati (Kimia) date, Piarom (Piarum) date, Kabkab date, Morder Sang date and Zahedi (Zahidi) date.  

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Date Fruit Nutrients and Benefits

The benefits of eating date fruit as part of a healthy balanced diet is plentiful. It is worthwhile to break down the nutritional content of date fruit, in order to fully appreciate the abundance of health benefits that come from incorporated dates into your diet.   Minerals   Potassium This helps with: Lowering cholesterol; muscle

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10 Healthiest Foodstuffs

Getting the right mix of foods in our diet is important; doing so will ensure that our bodies get the essential nutrients they need, which is crucial to leading a healthy lifestyle. But what foods are the best in delivering high nutritional value? In general, the healthiest and most nutrient-rich foods in the world are

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Date Fruit and Cancer

Date fruit is enjoyed across the world, not only because it tastes great, but because of its ability to cure, reduce the chances of getting, or reduce the symptoms of, certain diseases such as cancer, cardiovascular diseases, digestive diseases, diabetes and anaemia. It can also be beneficial to pregnant women and the developing embryo.  

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Is Date Fruit a Food?

Whilst many Americans may not be all too familiar with them, dates are actually a well-established staple in Middle Eastern and Arabic countries. Whilst Americans may only use dates sparingly (i.e. in certain cakes and pastries), in Middle Eastern and Arabic countries, the date is considered a complete foodstuff. Categorised under fruit and veg, dates

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