The Myriad of Health Benefits Associated with Consuming Extra Virgin Olive Oil – This Huffington Post Article, Authored by Leo Galland, MD, Nicely Sums it Up Could a traditional food have pain- and inflammation-reducing effects similar to over the counter pain medicine like ibuprofen? Scientists from Italy, Spain, the U.S. and Australia have discovered that extra Read More
The following article is from www.naturalproductsinsider.com BARCELONA, Spain—Olive oil polyphenols promote the growth of antibodies that help reduce oxidative low-density lipoprotein (LDL), which could help reduce hardening of the arteries, according to a recently published study from the EUROLIVE Study Group (Clin Nutr. 2011 Mar 2. DOI:10.1016/j.clnu.2011.01.013). What’s more, the researchers found olive oil polyphenols Read More
This article draws a parallel between the anti-inflammatory properties of good quality extra virgin olive oil high in polyphenols and Ibuprofen.
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – It’s no secret that eating well is good for both body and mind, so it may not come as a surprise that a new study finds women who eat more olive oil and leafy vegetables such as salads and cooked spinach are significantly less likely to develop heart disease. A Read More