Watermelon: A weapon against prehypertension

A recent study undertaken by Figueroa suggests that, “Watermelon is the richest edible natural source of L-citrulline, which is closely related to L-arginine, the amino acid required for the formation of nitric oxide essential to the regulation of vascular tone and healthy blood pressure.”

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Source:
American Journal of Hypertension

Swati Pate, VERTICES intern

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