Have you ever tried taking some dried dates? How was it?

in StemSocial3 years ago (edited)

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Dried dates have been a quintessential ingredient for many years, from nut mixes to confectionery centers. Some chroniclers concur that it is the oldest cultivated fruit and took advantage of an essential position in more than a few historical regimes and beliefs.

They are primarily essential for Islamic trainers during Ramadan to enjoy it after a long fast and to enjoy the lunar truce found in Eid al-Fitr. To date, dried dates proceed to appear frequently in some parts of the Middle East, which are cherished by numerous leisure and everyday recipes.

Dates may be a new consideration, but many people decide on a rich style of the dry form of the fruit. The drying method improves convenience and increases the layer of its obvious minerals in addition to changing how it looks and texture.

Dry dates are available from multiple assortments, and taste and vitamins vary entirely depending on the location and method of cultivation. Well-known types of dried dates include medjool, zahidi, and deglet noor. You can find it at grocery and athletic food retailers around the world.

In addition to being consumed as a meal for 6000 years, dried dates have been employed as a treatment for inducing pain detoxification of the body Inflammation Current science shows some guides to these general medical claims, but similar studies are needed. Although more research is needed, dried dates remain a flavorful snack that most people can experience relatively safely.
The table below contains the Nutrition value of 2 dry dates

Protein1 gram
Fat0 gran
Carbohydrate31 gram
Fiber3 grams
Sugar27 grams

This type of fruit is a promising footing of magnesium calcium iron, potassium. Dried dates are also rich in polyphenols. These compounds empower a range of health benefits, including improving digestion, managing diabetes, and even preventing cancer. Dried dates, which are high in polyphenols, are the richest derivation of many dried fruits.

Fitness advantages of dry dates

Dried dates are a good derivation of fiber and contain more fundamental dietary nutritional vitamins and minerals. However, these functions can motive troubles in people with positive clinical conditions. Studies have revealed many promising health effects for those who typically devour dry dates.

Its advantage during Pregnancy
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Dried dates provide various advantages to women who are pregnant. Its richness of fiber can assist with constipation and other gastrointestinal problems that pregnant women often knowledge. Also, dried dates have long been regarded as a pinnacle choice for natural pain relief. Limited research proposes that consuming multiple varieties of date palm may additionally restrict the need for the medical inauguration.

As Energy Booster
Dried dates are rich in iron. Iron deficiency is common, and many people travel tired often because of a lack of iron in their diet. The high iron content seen in dried date palms and the useful enhancement of the cohesive energy of carbohydrates can be achieved when you take the dried dates.

Potential Risks of Dried Dates

Dried dates are sometimes rich in polyphenols (antioxidants), minerals, and fiber, but these properties can upset anyone. One overdose situation is that dried dates contain high levels of sulfites (chemicals found in certain foods). Some people are uncomfortable with sulfites, so various side effects can occur.

Before consuming dried dates as a fitness supplement, be sure to check with your doctor first. Before eating dried dates, keep the following in mind:

Some people may also be allergic to fruits. Also, the sulfites in dried dates can result in allergic reactions in some people. Indications vary and many people experience pores and rashes. Some people may also experience itchy, watery, or pink eyes or irritable eyes with a runny nose after eating.

High sugar content
The sugar content of dried dates is too high, especially the nutritious formula of vitamins and minerals they provide. This applies to all forms of dates, but additional drying methods will increase the sugar content. If you are concerned about your blood sugar level, have an adequate amount of sparkling dates.

High in calories, Just two dried dates contain 110 calories. So it is well suited for the energy-consuming trail mix, but not very good at reducing weight. If you want to lose weight for health reasons, try a dried fruit that is rich in nutrients but has fewer calories than dried dates.

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For further studies, please see these links below
Dried Dates: Are They Good for You?
Benefits of dates
Eating dates for health benefits
What Are the Benefits of Eating Dates?


Hahaha, I felt somewhat different 😂.. well, it's obvious that the fruit is sweet but I don't encourage people to take it often.. lol, my bad though😂

Lol, i consume this fruit alot and i can confess that the fruit worths it.hahah

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 3 years ago  

Dates are awesome and my go-to fruits for breaking whenever I observe fasts. There are several literatures to back them up as a good source of nutrients.

Yes, my dad used to buy this for us during vacation period although he has been dropping the impulse now. He does that no longer 😂

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Very interesting read.

I've tried them a few times...mostly when my relatives who live in the North come around