The survey showed that fruit flies which feed exclusively from sugar and cranberry extract live 25% longer than those that feed only with sugar. Scientists haven’t studied the effects of this fruit on people in the long run, but as nydailynews.com says, the result would probably be the same.
The longer analysis showed that consuming cranberries that are rich in phytochemicals reduces the damage caused by stress due to the environment. The previous research shows that cranberry juice, fresh, frozen or dried cranberries act as a natural antibiotic that destroys bacteria in the body. Bioflavonoids found in them have a special antibacterial affect.
They can prevent the occurrence of infection in the urinary tract. Also, cranberries help in destroying the bacteria Helicobacter pylori, which causes gastric ulcers, and reduces the risk of disease of the teeth and gums.
The ingredients in cranberries reduce the risk of cancer, such as breast cancer and colon cancer, as well as inhibit the growth of cancer cells and its spread in the body. Cranberries help to improve eyesight, lowering blood sugar levels. It is useful for many things, which is why we need to have it at home all the time.