Nature’s Viagra

In a recent study, scientists contend that watermelon, that iconic staple of summer fare, possesses ingredients that have Viagra-like effects on blood vessels and libido. Ever the natural enhancer, watermelon possesses a long list of healthful ingredients, including lycopene, beta carotene, and, a new one, citrulline. While its benefits are not organ specific like it’s smaller and bluer friend, watermelon can still treat, and possibly prevent, erectile dysfunction through significantly increasing blood flow. So that explains why I saw that huge line of middle-aged men waiting for produce.

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