Eat 2 to 3 Persimmons Daily to Fight Heartaches
Persimmons have a fairly low glycemic index, i.e. sugar contained in the fruit nourishes the body without increasing the glucose level in blood and building up fat. Health benefits of persimmons also have positive effect on treatment of atherosclerosis with the recommended daily amount of the fruit being 100 g.
Persimmons are rich in provitamins that are beneficial as part of treatment of malignant tumors and leukemia. They also help to restore normal brain activity after encephalitis or hemorrhage, calm the overstimulated nervous system, and increase working capacity.
Iodine contained in persimmons helps to compensate its deficiency in case of a thyroid gland disorder. Persimmon juice mixed with warm water may be used to cure a sore throat, if you have a cold.