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Benefits Of Cranberry Juice

Cranberry juice contains high levels of organic acids, which have an emulsifying effect upon fat deposits. When it comes to urinary tract infections caused by a strain of E coli bacteria, cranberry juice compounds may & see

Some of the compounds in the juice block the bacteria from sticking to the cells in the body, so that the body can more easily flush the bacteria out.

Cranberry juice can inhibit certain strains of Haemophilus influenzae, a type of bacteria found in the nose and throat of 75% of healthy children and adults.

The bacteria can also cause infections, and may be responsible for up to 40% of bacterially-derived middle ear infections. But take care with this juice, as drinking too much of it can cause you to put on weight, diarrhea, dental caries and indigestion.

Source:  The Times Of India