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A spiky tropical fruit related to the Paw Paw and Cherimoya with a strawberry-pineapple-sour citrus flavor. Needs humidity and warm climate, white pleasant-scented flower. Also called Graviola for it’s cancer-fighting properties. White edible custard-apple flesh. Natural News touted soursop at being 10,000 times more effective at killing cancer than chemotherapy. Studies showed it could effectively target and kill malignant cells in 12 types of cancer, including colon, breast, prostate, lung and pancreatic cancer. It hunts down cancer cells but does no harm to healthy cells. Used against internal parasites and worms, high blood pressure, depression, stress and nervous disorders. Do not take if preganant.
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Controle das brocas dos frutos (Cerconota anonella) e das sementes (Bephrateloides maculicolis) da graviola no Planalto da Ibiapaba, CE.
Graviola ( a small evergreen tree with heart-shaped edible fruit.
Embora a importancia comercial no Brasil seja considerada de baixa expressao em relacao a outras frutas, o crescente interesse por parte da industria de suco faz com que a graviola se torne promissora para exportacao.
Next door, Cafe Zelia Gattai, named after his wife, the writer who shared his life for more than half a century, offers fruity graviola juice from the Amazon amid walls lined with a colorful collage of book jackets, all emblazoned with Amado's characters, arranged by the countries in which they were published--thirty-one for Portugal, one for Thailand (Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands); the U.
European Descent contains white bean extract, and the Hispanic Descent formula contains graviola.