These watermelon facts can be used to help make decisions with regards to including watermelon in your diet.
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You can use the following information to decide whether or not to include watermelon in your diet.
The watermelon (or water melon) is:
- Low in Saturated Fat, Cholesterol and Sodium
- High in Vitamin A, Vitamin C and Potassium
The nutritional value and health benefits of watermelons means that they're good for:
- Maintaining good general health
- Losing weight
Don't eat too much watermelon if you're interested in:
- Gaining weight
The following table outlines the basic nutritional values of watermelon.
|Preparation||Portion||Carbs (g)||Fiber (g)||Fat (g)||Energy (kj)|
|Watermelon (raw, peeled)||100g||5||0.5||0||95|