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Study: Coconut Oil and Other Natural Products Kill Antibiotic Resistant Clostridium Difficile

With the rise of antibiotic resistant pathogens, researchers are turning their attention to natural products in hopes of finding cures outside of the patented pharmaceutical paradigm for fighting disease.

Is Coconut Oil Healthy? (The American Heart Association Doesn’t Think So)

Is coconut oil healthy - Dr. Axe

Is coconut oil healthy? You may feel more confused than ever on the subject, thanks to the American Heart Association’s (AHA) June 2017 report on saturated fats.

Medical Cannabis Infused in Coconut Oil Maximizes Health Benefits

Marijuana plant and cannabis oil bottles with coconut oil isolated

by Paul Fassa

Health Impact News

Among medical marijuana proponents there has been a lot of discussion about the various ways of combining coconut oil and cannabis as an ideal carrier for combining cannabis’ external cannabinoids with the body’s internal cannabinoid system for healing.

The REAL truth about coconut oil – Don’t believe the propaganda

Just as I thought mainstream medical, the American Medical Association, and the American Heart Association were starting to actually ‘get’ the fact that saturated fats do not cause heart disease and diabetes, and that sugar, processed carbohydrates, and vegetable oils do, they did an about face and the AHA (June, 2017) came out with this information:

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Study: Coconut Oil Offers Protection Against Inflammation and Diabetes

Forty percent of women today are obese. Many believe obesity is a precursor to diabetes, which if not reversed will lead to further health complications, and even be life threatening.

However, a recent study looking at the effects of coconut oil on glycemia and inflammation demonstrated that obesity alone may not be the culprit.

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Coconut Oil May Reduce White Rice Calories 50-60%

White rice is far from a health food, the excessive consumption of which contributes to overweight, obesity and blood sugar disorders, but research indicates adding coconut oil while cooking it can dramatically alter its nutritional structure and function.

The way that a food will affect your blood sugar depends on a wide range of factors.

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Are Latest Coconut Oil Warnings Overblown?

Is coconut oil a metabolism-boosting superfood or an artery-clogging threat to heart health?

That question has fueled a raging debate for many years, and it was reignited in mid-June when the American Heart Association (AHA) issued an advisory reiterating its longstanding recommendation to avoid saturated fats. Attention quickly focused on coconut oil, which has become trendy in natural health circles despite its high saturated fat content.

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21 of the best arguments for and against coconut oil

You may have seen the latest coconut oil news saying it's bad for you. We went past the headlines, and delved into actual studies.

Coconut oil. So hot right now.

But on the heels of the last week’s American Heart Association advisory warning against coconut oil, confusion is at an all-time high. Is it a superfood or a superfad? Is coconut oil the new snake oil? Is it overhyped like coconut water?

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