According to citrus fruit vendors Pittman & Davis, it's possible to freeze grapefruit and maintain good quality. The grapefruit should be peeled and the white pith stripped off, then the fruit should be put into a plasti... More »

Grapefruit has diuretic properties. In addition to assisting the body in getting rid of excess water weight, the fruit also aids in digestion and is used for antiseptic and tonic purposes. More »

Grapefruit juice is a healthy source of vitamins and minerals. It provides vitamins A and C and is a good source of potassium. The sugar content varies, but unsweetened grapefruit juice has around 22 grams of sugar per 8... More »

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A grapefruit is ripe when it no longer has a green tint to its color and no longer smells like ripe fruit. When it comes to pink grapefruit that is perfectly ripened, the peel of the fruit has a light red or rosy appeara... More »

The grapefruit is so named because it grows in bunches which, when the fruit is unripe, vaguely resemble bunches of grapes. Because of this misleading name, there have been several attempts to rename the fruit. More »

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Fruits that are known to lower blood sugar levels include kiwi, black and white jamun, starfruit, grapefruit and berries such as strawberries, raspberries, blackberries and blueberries. Some low glycemic-index fruits tha... More »

Potassium-rich fruits such as bananas, tomatoes, oranges, cantaloupe and grapefruit can be part of a balanced, healthy diet to control blood pressure. Other beneficial fruits include prunes, apricots, raisins and dates. ... More »