Examines the compounds found in the orange pigment of pumpkins. Components of carotenoids; Nutritional value of pumpkin seeds; Cancer-fighting properties of the antioxidants.
Section: home remedies "When I was diagnosed with an enlarged prostate, a friend encouraged me to eat pumpkin seeds regularly. Three months later, I no longer wake up in the middle of the night to urinate."
Adam Gregory, via e-mail
This old remedy seems to be making a comeback, reports Prevention's clinical herbal advisor Douglas Schar, DipPhyt, MGPP. "In the early 1900s, pumpkin seed was used to treat enlarged prostate symptoms and other urinary tract complaints."
This article presents information on health benefits of pumpkin seeds. Pumpkin seeds are a great source of various nutrients including magnesium, B vitamins, proteins, iron, monounsaturated and p...
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