An Apple a Day Keeps the Doctor Away - Benefits and uses of Apple for Health


It is a fruit of the kind Malus (approximately 25 species) pertaining to the family Rosaceae, the fruit tree most largely cultivated. The apple is one of the fleshy fruits in which the matured ovary and the fabric surrounding both become fleshy and edible. The apple flower of the majority of the varieties transversely requires pollination for the fertilization and a regulated desirable fruit of the flower of 2% to 3%. The apple with the harvest changing however considerably in the form, the face, the color and acidity depending on the environmental character is nevertheless usually roundish 50 to 100 millimetres (1 to 4 inches) of diameter and a certain nuance of red or yellowish colors.

Apple-jack is the name given in the United States to apple-brandy. In France, brandy distilled from apples is a popular drink; it is called Calvados. It received its name from the Department of Calvados in Normandy, a centre of French apple production. Apple-jack is sold after it has aged from 2 to 5 years. Calvados usually is aged for 10 years.

Benefit and uses of Apple

  • A good heart medicine
  • Lowers blood cholesterol
  • Lowers blood sugar
  • Dampens appetite
  • Packed with chemicals that block cancer in animals
  • Apple juice kills infectious viruses

Apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar benefits include many external uses as well. It can be used to sooth sunburns and insect bites, to make your hair shine, and to treat dandruff just to mention a few.

Animals love apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar benefits for our pets, from cats and dogs to pigeons and parrots to cows and horses, are numerous. It can be used as a daily health tonic, to deter insects such as mosquitoes, fleas and tics, to relieve skin conditions, and even to take away the smell of skunk.


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