Who doesn’t love some delicious, sweet melons? Especially on a hot summer day! This has to be one of my favorite things about summertime!
1.) They have a high water content which provides a refreshing treat.
2.) Cantaloupes contain Vitamin C which is important for a healthy immune system.
3.) Because of their great amounts of fiber, Vitamin C and choline they help support a healthy heart.
4.) Cantaloupes have nutrients that help prevent cancer.
5.) The beta-carotene found in cantaloupes helps aid in healthy skin.
6.) They are a good source of potassium.
7.) The nutrients found in cantaloupes have anti-inflammatory properties.
8.) The high fiber content aids in digestion.
9.) Cantaloupes contain carotenoids which help maintain healthy eyes.
10.) Studies have shown that nutrients found in cantaloupes can improve insulin metabolism.
11.) They help maintain kidney health.
12.) Cantaloupes provide a natural energy boost.
* Disclaimer: I am not a nutritionist or a medical professional. These are healthy suggestions based solely on personal experiences, personal opinions, and light research.