During the study, the researchers observed a total of 48 participants over a six-year course. The participants were given eight ounces of pomegranate juice daily.
The findings of the study suggest that pomegranate juice can effectively reduce the growth of prostate cancer, following an unsuccessful treatment.
A representative of the American Urological Association (AUA), Dr. Christopher Amling, confirmed that the finding, apart from the other current researches indicate that pomegranate juice is an effective prostate cancer preventative agent as well.
Another research carried out on mice at the Loma Linda University, United States, revealed that drinking pomegranate juice can help cut risk of Alzheimers by atleast 50 percent. The mice that drank pomegranate juice experienced 50 percent less degeneration of the brain, compared to their counterparts who consumed just sweetened water.
In yet another study carried out by the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, the Israeli researchers confirmed that diabetics when given 60ml of pomegranate juice every day for three months witnessed lower levels of absorption of bad cholesterol and their arteries remained protected.
Finally, another research conducted by Case Western Reserve University, Department of Medicine, Cleveland Ohio, shows that oral consumption of pomegranate extract helps reduce inflammation. Hence alternative medicine makes use of pomegranate extract as a remedy for patients suffering from arthritis.
With these many benefits of pomegranate juice, why wait for more new findings??