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Is Pom Wonderful Pomegranate Juice Really So Wonderful?POM Wonderful, maker of pomegranate juices and products, has been ordered by a federal judge to stop its misleading marketing campaigns. POM Wonderful’s health messages lead consumers to believe that POM Wonderful's pomegranate juice can treat, prevent or reduce the risk of heart disease, prostate cancer, and/or erectile dysfunction. While POM Wonderful's pomegranate juice may be healthy and reduce the risk of certain diseases, the company did not provide enough scientific evidence to make such health claims.

Past Problems for Pomegranate Juice Maker

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) sued POM Wonderful in 2010, charging POM Wonderful with deceptive marketing of it's pomegranate juices and products. Pom Wonderful makes pomegranate juice, blueberry juice, mango juice, cherry juice and cranberry juice.

Pom Wonderful Pomegranate Juice Facts

The Positives

Pom Pomegranate Juice Products are made from 100% pomegranate juice. Nothing else added.  Same foes for the other Pom juices .

POM juices contain healthy amounts of antioxidants.

There is no added sugar, colorants or cheap filler juices.

No  preservatives or colorants.

Pom pomegranate Juice Product contain a good amount of potassium

The Negativespom anti oxidant

Each 8 oz serving contains 31 grams of sugar (7 teaspoons).

An 8 oz serving contains 150 calories, with approximately 130 calories coming from sugar.

Each small bottle of POM pomegranate juice you drink, you’re ingesting 17 teaspoons of sugar and 320 calories!

The fiber count in POM pomegranate juice is Zero.

What to do for your Health

Eat colorful fruits. By eating your fruits you get the antioxidants, while also getting more fiber and less sugar in your diet.

Last modified on Saturday, 27 July 2013 12:35
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