Tomatoes and watermelon are able to restore damaged vessels and arteries. That their property they are required in their composition to the specific pigment, lycopene.
Scientists conducted an experiment in which it was found that lycopene has a beneficial effect on damaged as a result of diseases of the blood vessels, says
As a result of experience, it was recorded that in patients receiving lycopene, 53% had improved patency of vessels. Thus, scientists have proved that this pigment is able to restore damaged areas of the vascular system.
It eating tomatoes that contain a unique pigment, scientists explain the effectiveness of the Mediterranean diet. Because people who regularly eat tomatoes, significantly less likely to suffer from cardiovascular pathologies.
Tomatoes – a very common vegetables, having in its composition a high concentration of the active substance lycopene. Scientists have proved that it is due to the effect of this pigment, in healthy people reduces the risk of development of vascular pathology. Sick people suffering from heart ailments, noted a significant improvement in health after the intake of lycopene.