New Geek on the Block
Technology, Sci-Fi, Gadgets, & Geekery.

Grapefruit Fun Facts

For some reason I was compelled to google grapefruits, the following is a sample of what I discovered.


“The grapefruit is a subtropical citrus tree grown for its fruit which was originally named the “forbidden fruit” of Barbados. ” – Wikipedia

Grapefruit helps lower cholesterol, is high in vitamin C and has a low glycemic index.

Grapefruit interacts negatively with a variety of prescription drugs such as, terfenadine, felodipine, nifedipine, verapamil, estradiol, tacrolimus, dextromethorphan (significant only at recreational doses), and benzodiazepines.   *My father can’t eat grapefruit due to the heart medication he takes.

Grapefruit Quotes:

“Life… is like a grapefruit. It’s
orange and squishy, and has a few
pips in it, and some folks have
half a one for breakfast.” – Douglas Adams

“I am a grateful…grapefruit.” – Bjork



2 Responses to “Grapefruit Fun Facts”

  1. you’re really a excellent webmaster. The web site loading pace is amazing. It seems that you’re doing any distinctive trick.
    Furthermore, The contents are masterwork. you have done a wonderful task in this

  2. I take pleasure in, lead to I discovered just what I used to be
    having a look for. You have ended my 4 day lengthy
    hunt! God Bless you man. Have a nice day. Bye

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: