Package contents: 250g
Dried pineapple rings make the perfect between-meals-snack or addition to trail mix, smoothies or healthy sweet treats. It's perfect eaten after a meal to support digestion against bloating and chronic indigestion
Amongst the health-giving properties of pineapple is the fact that it contains bromelain, an enzyme that is assumed to aid protein digestion. Consuming pineapple either during or after a meal is thought to aid in overall digestion. Some people also claim that pineapple juice can help prevent nausea associated with morning or motion sickness. It is thought that bromelain may also offer support in cases of excessive inflammation or excessive coagulation of the blood.
Pineapple is an excellent source the trace mineral manganese, which is an essential cofactor in a number of enzymes important in energy production and antioxidant defenses. For example, the key oxidative enzyme superoxide dismutase, which disarms free radicals produced within the mitochondria (the energy production factories within our cells), requires manganese. In addition to manganese, pineapple is a good source of thiamin, a B vitamin that acts as a cofactor in enzymatic reactions central to energy production.
The vitamin C which is abundant in pineapple is vital for the proper function of the immune system and it's also the body's primary water-soluble antioxidant, defending all aqueous areas of the body against free radicals that attack and damage cells.
NutriVital Organic dried pineapple rings are delicious, raw, and free from preservatives, sweeteners or additives.