We are talking about the Chinese fruit Luo Han Guo (Siraitiagrosvenorii), which is better known in China as “The fruit of longevity”. This fruit has been used in China for centuries for treatment of variety of diseases and health conditions, all from respiratory infections to digestive system-related health problems.
This fruit is great healthy substitute for the very unhealthy sugar and possesses positive effects when it comes to reducing level of bad cholesterol in the organism. Also, newest researches have shown that this exact fruit is able to defeat cancer.
Long time ago, Japanese researches have found that certain substances in this fruit inhibit the growth of cells in experimental mice. Since then, numerous studies for this fruit have been conducted, and they all have proven the same.
The newest Chinese study has shown that a certain compound of this fruit causes apoptosis in cancer cells and also prevents their cell cycle.
A not so new research has shown that Luo Han Guo also possesses anti-inflammatory and anti-cancer properties, as well as anti-diabetic properties. Also, this same study has proven that mogroside V contains anti-oxidative properties.
Mogrosides is actually a compound that gives fruits their sweet taste, and simultaneously is responsible for destroying cancer.
If we take in consideration that sugar intake causes growth and spread of cancer, Luo Han Guo is the fruit that has the capacity and ability to slow cancer down, and even eliminate.
Researches claim that mogrosides belong in the group of cucurbitane glycosides compounds, which are present in the bitter melon, which has been proven to be effective when it comes to dealing with cancer. It is also capable to regulate the immune system.
Luo Han Guo is the best low-calorie sweetener that can be found on the marker. It has very positive effects against diabetes, which indicated it is also very successful against cancer as well.