Health benefits of Carica Papaya (Pawpaw)

TVCE - Do you really know that the benefits of eating pawpaw, with the botanical name 'Carica Papaya' go far beyond the generic boost of vitamin C? Below is a list of medical tips on the benefits of Pawpaw. Papaya Contains Antioxidants One of the benefits of eating papaya is that it helps to prevent cancer. Papaya is a rich source of antioxidants that the body needs to fight against cancer-causing cells. Vitamin C, E and beta-carotenes are antioxidants that prevent all kinds of cancers. So adding a daily serving of papaya to your diet may lessen your risk of developing cancer. Used in treating digestive disorders Papaya is a great source of proteolytic enzymes that are very important in digesting food. The most important of these proteolytic enzymes found in papaya is papain.  Papain breaks down proteins in food, allowing for better digestion. Papain is used in prescription of digestive enzymes to treat individuals with cystic...