The Health Benefits of Oranges

Oranges are a fantastic source of vitamin C and pectin which aids in digestion and is thought to lower blood cholesterol and to bind to cancer-causing substances in the colon. Oranges are also rich in the antioxidants hesperetin, naringin and naringenin which boost the immunity and scavenge free radicals. Oranges are a good source of Vitamin A which help maintain healthy skin and eyesight.