The compound found in grape skins, resveratrol, a potent antioxidant, is incredibly effective against cancerous growths.
Resveratrol has the ability to deeply penetrate the center of a cell’s nucleus, allowing the DNA to repair free radical damage that might otherwise contribute to cancerous growth.
Resveratrol also is an anti-inflammatory which helps relieve allergy symptoms and improves your ability to breathe.
It is curious to note that grapes themselves look like the tiny alveoli in our lungs (perhaps a sign that these little globes of sweetness are perfect for healing lung conditions!).
Grapes are one of the best ways to help clean out the lungs. Drinking freshly squeezed grape juice for 5-7 days, or simply eating just the grape itself (and nothing else), will help detox and clear the lung of any impurities.
A great way to seek relief from a migraine is to eat grapes! Grapes help reduce blood pressure, and migraines are caused by an enlargement of blood vessels in the head. Put two and two together and you get effective reduction in enlarged blood vessels simply by consuming a cup or two of grapes.
Grapes and freshly pressed grape juice is a diuretic and is excellent for cleaning out the kidneys and may help remedy kidney stones! Grapes are also great for the bladder by improving urination and eliminating toxic waste material more efficiently.
Regular grape consumption may play a role in eye health by protecting the retina from deterioration. Grapes protect our photoreceptors and help prevent macular degeneration and other eye related diseases.