27 Sep '11, 6pm

The Truth About Coconut Oil | Care2 Healthy Living

The Truth About Coconut Oil | Care2 Healthy Living

You’ve no doubt noticed that for about the last 60 years the majority of health care officials and the media have been telling you saturated fats are bad for your health and lead to a host of negative consequences, like elevated cholesterol , obesity , heart disease and Alzheimer’s disease. Meanwhile during this same 60 years the American levels of heart disease, obesity, elevated serum cholesterol and Alzheimer’s have skyrocketed compared to our ancestors, and even compared to modern-day primitive societies using saturated fat as a dietary staple. Did you know that multiple studies on Pacific Island populations who get 30-60 percent of their total caloric intake from fully saturated coconut oil have all shown nearly non-existent rates of cardiovascular disease ?[1] Clearly, a lot of confusion and contradictory evidence exists on the subject of saturated fats, even among h...

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