- Better Dental Health
Eating more apples increases the amount of saliva your mouth produces which lowers the levels of bacteria and significantly reduces the decay of your teeth!
- Reduced Risk of Cancer
Apples are rich in flavonol and compounds called ‘triterpenoids’ which are found in the peel. These nutrients are strong at fighting the growth of cancer in the liver, colon, and breasts!
- Promotes Cardiovascular Health
Increased consumption of apple’s highly soluble fibre slows the arterial buildup of cholesterol plaque. This is likely due to apples soluble fibre ability to connect with fats in the intestine.
- Liver Detox
Apples contain a specific antioxidant known as Phlorizidin which combats high glucose levels and has already been shown to treat diabetes in animals! Along with apples other nutrients, Phlorizidin specifically targets the liver and stimulates bile flow!
- Low in Calories Yet Feel Full
Last but not least, apples are rich in fiber. For example, the average apple has about 116 calories with a staggering 5.4 grams of dietary fiber! Apples will make you feel full with very few calories. A perfect snack if you are trying to lose weight!
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