Have you ever tried Star Fruit? I will show you four ways to eat a fresh Star Fruit. Star Fruit has distinctive ridges running down its sides (usually five); in cross-section, it resembles a star. Star Fruit is rich in antioxidants, potassium, and vitamin C; and low in sugar, sodium, and acid. It also has shown antimicrobial activity against E. coli. In South Asian countries, there is a belief that eating Star Fruit enhances the sex drive of males. However Star Fruit contains caramboxin and oxalic acid. Both substances are harmful to individuals suffering from kidney failure, kidney stones, or those under kidney dialysis treatment.
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