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Date palm vs Horned melon - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Horned melon
Horned melon is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 0mg)
Which food contains less Sugars?
Horned melon
Horned melon contains less Sugars (difference - 63.35g)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Horned melon
Horned melon is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.032g)
Which food is cheaper?
Horned melon
Horned melon is cheaper (difference - $0.6)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Date palm
Date palm is lower in glycemic index (difference - 12)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Date palm
Date palm is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Date palm
Date palm is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Sodium?
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The foods are relatively equal in Sodium (2 mg)

Comparison summary table

Pay attention at the most right column. It shows the amounts side by side, making it easier to realize the amount of difference.
Date palm Horned melon
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Rich in minerals ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Sodium Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Date palm Horned melon
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

Vitamin and Mineral Summary Scores

Summary score is calculated by summing up the daily values contained in 300 grams of the product. Obviously the more the food fulfils human daily needs, the more the summary score is
Vitamin Summary Score
8
Date palm
6
Horned melon
Mineral Summary Score
22
Date palm
11
Horned melon

Mineral Comparison

Mineral comparison score is based on the number of minerals by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
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Contains more Calcium +200%
Contains more Potassium +433.3%
Contains more Copper +930%
Contains more Phosphorus +67.6%
Contains more Iron +10.8%
Contains more Zinc +65.5%
Equal in Magnesium - 40
Equal in Sodium - 2
Contains more Calcium +200%
Contains more Potassium +433.3%
Contains more Copper +930%
Contains more Phosphorus +67.6%
Contains more Iron +10.8%
Contains more Zinc +65.5%
Equal in Magnesium - 40
Equal in Sodium - 2

Vitamin Comparison

Vitamin comparison score is based on the number of vitamins by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
:
Contains more Vitamin B1 +108%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +340%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +125.5%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +221.9%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +161.9%
Contains more Vitamin C +1225%
Contains more Vitamin A +1370%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +108%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +340%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +125.5%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +221.9%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +161.9%
Contains more Vitamin C +1225%
Contains more Vitamin A +1370%

Macronutrients Comparison

Macronutrient comparison charts compare the amount of protein, total fats and total carbohydrates in 300 grams of the food. The displayed values show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
Protein
15%
Date palm
11%
Horned melon
Carbohydrates
75%
Date palm
8%
Horned melon
Fats
2%
Date palm
6%
Horned melon

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All nutrients comparison - raw data values

In the column "Opinion" we made some assumptions which could be controversial. For instance we are assuming that less saturated fats is good for you. Please ignore this column if you have your own opinion.We marked the nutrients, comparison of which we considered as not meaningful, as "N/A"
Nutrient Date palm Horned melon Opinion
Calories 282 44 Date palm
Protein 2.45 1.78 Date palm
Fats 0.39 1.26 Horned melon
Vitamin C 0.4 5.3 Horned melon
Carbs 75.03 7.56 Date palm
Cholesterol 0 Horned melon
Vitamin D 0 Date palm
Iron 1.02 1.13 Horned melon
Calcium 39 13 Date palm
Potassium 656 123 Date palm
Magnesium 43 40 Date palm
Sugars 63.35 Date palm
Fiber 8 Date palm
Copper 0.206 0.02 Date palm
Zinc 0.29 0.48 Horned melon
Starch
Phosphorus 62 37 Date palm
Sodium 2 2
Vitamin A 10 147 Horned melon
Vitamin E 0.05 Date palm
Vitamin D 0 Date palm
Vitamin B1 0.052 0.025 Date palm
Vitamin B2 0.066 0.015 Date palm
Vitamin B3 1.274 0.565 Date palm
Vitamin B5 0.589 0.183 Date palm
Vitamin B6 0.165 0.063 Date palm
Vitamin B12 0 Date palm
Vitamin K 2.7 Date palm
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.032 Horned melon
Monounsaturated Fat 0.036 Date palm
Polyunsaturated fat 0.019 Date palm
Tryptophan 0.012 Date palm
Threonine 0.043 Date palm
Isoleucine 0.049 Date palm
Leucine 0.084 Date palm
Lysine 0.066 Date palm
Methionine 0.022 Date palm
Phenylalanine 0.05 Date palm
Valine 0.071 Date palm
Histidine 0.032 Date palm
The main source of information is USDA Food Composition Database (U.S. Department of Agriculture)
Dietary Guidelines for Americans is used as the primary source for advice in this web resource
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