Fratellone Medical Associates

MAY 19, 2017 POMEGRANATES

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I am an avid reader. Not of only medicine but of many subjects. As a get older I have broadened my scope. I have been in love with The Edible Series for some time. I have collected and read the ones that have held interest to be
This month was Pomegranate: A Global History. As I teach different subjects at the College of Naturopathic Medicine in Bridgeport I try to diffuse the information I have read
So it was the pomegranate , not the apple in the Garden of Eden says author Damien Stone There has been a fascinating cast of famous figures that this fruit mesmerized. It ranges from ancient kings to the very controversial Salvador Dali

I encouragee men to eat the seeds to improve their testosterone levels. The seeds are a natural aromatase inhibitor. This allows men to not convert their testosterone to estrogen, thus elevating testosterone levels It can act as a natural aphrodiasiac. It is a good natural treatment for arthritis. In addition a great cancer fighting food

Further research suggests that drinking pomegranate juice may also slow the growth of prostate cancer Multiple studies show that pomegranate extracts inhibit the proliferation of breast cancer cells and even stimulate the programmed cell death of breast cancer cells

As a cardiologist it can be used to lower blood pressure

Since today is the Final Exam for Class 2017 College of Naturopathic Medicine, I want to extend my sincere gratitude to this amazing group of doctors.I have been priviledged to enlighten their minds , stimulate their thoughts and allow them to bring some joy to patients they see. For this I am blessed
Best of luck Class of 2017 Drs Anton A, Ryan A , Robert B, Jasmyn B , Kathleen C , Metthew C , Emma C , Krystal C, Desiree G , Hannah C , Jennifer G , Daphne J , Gkory L Javier P , Humaria Q, Dawn S , Mary T and Michelle Y

I am so proud of you all

until tomorrow …