HEALTH

TONICS

July 21 2008
HEALTH

TONICS

July 21 2008

TONICS

HEALTH

WHY WATERMELONS MAKE FOR BETTER LOVERS

Want Viagra without the expense of a prescription? Science has found that watermelon contains citulline, which combines with the body’s enzymes to relax blood vessels and enable erections. It takes just six slices of watermelon to mimic the effect of Viagra, claims Bhimu Patil at the Fruit and Vegetable Improvement Center at Texas A&M University. “Watermelon may not be as organ-specific as Viagra, but it’s a great way to relax blood vessels.”