Growing between five to eight meters in height, a pomegranate is a fruit bearing and tiny tree with deciduous like shrub features. This delicious fruit is native and found mostly in Iran and the Himalayas highlands between North India and Northern Pakistan. Today, it is popularly cultivated in India, Iran, Iraq, China, Azerbaijan, Burma, Afghanistan, Israel, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Vietnam, Thailand, Laos and Cambodia with lesser cultivation in tropical Africa, the Mediterranean and Southern Europe.
Bananas are among the healthiest fruit in the world today. It contains three natural sugars; fructose, glucose and sucrose combined with fiber. This fruit is the popular choice among active individuals as it provides a sustained, long lasting energy boost to last the day. Studies have shown that eating a medium sized banana can provide enough energy to help you last through a daunting 90 minute workout. No wonder that this fruit has become the staple energy food among the world’s best conditioned athletes.