Why eating two bitter kolanuts daily is beneficial for men — Study


It is one of the most recognisable expressions around: “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” But besides this rhyme, experts have found bitter kola to be a close contender for protection against many diseases, including benign prostate enlargement.

Researchers, in a new study, said bitter kola because of its kolaviron content can protect against inflammation and oxidative stress reported to play a role in the development of benign prostate enlargement, also medically referred to as benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

They had investigated the effect of kolaviron on induced BPH in rats. They reported that it caused a reversal in the proliferation of the cells of the prostate and…

Source: Nigerian Tribune