Category Archives: Melon

Melon Seeds

Melons such as muskmelon (Cucumis melo) and watermelon (Citrullus lanatus) are important nutritional crops. Whilst most consume the soft and sweet flesh they provide, nutritionally melons have interesting properties in their seeds. As with other foods, the seeds of melons … Continue reading

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Fighting Stress and Fatigue with Melon Juice

Evidence suggests that stress causes an initiation of inflammatory processes in the brain, and this leads to free radical generation. These free radicals damage the delicate cell membranes of brain cells and this causes changes to mental function including low … Continue reading

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Melon Juice as an Anti-Stress Drink

A dietary supplement of melon juice concentrate containing the antioxidant enzyme superoxide dismutase has been developed and is called Extramel. This supplement may have beneficial health effects including antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. This may confer significant protection on the consumer … Continue reading

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