Extra-Virgin Olive Oil Protects Brain Tissue Against Alzheimer’s In New Study

This has been a fantastic month for olive oil. A recent study showed that it stops brain cancer tumors in lab tests, and now a new study shows that it protects brain tissue from the toxic substances thought to cause Alzheimer’s disease.

The experiment used a well-verified Alzheimer’s mouse model to examine the effects of a diet enriched with extra-virgin olive oil versus one without it. Researchers were interested in three types of outcomes all associated with the onset of Alzheimer’s: memory impairment, presence of amyloid plaques and neurofibrillary tangles. Read more

34 Proven Health Benefits of Olive Oil

We all have ever heard about Mediterranean people who suffer less incidence of cardiovascular disease  and cancer. This condition is may rise since they have a Mediterranean diet which including olive oil in their meals. Whats special about olive oil?

Olive oil is the key of Mediterranean diet. Choosing olive oil is a healthier way to enjoy your meal. It is healthier than many other cooking fats due to the fact that it contains monounsaturated, or “good,” fat. There are a lots of health benefits of olive oil that have been proved related to cardiovascular disease, diabetes, stroke, cancer and more. It can combat and prevent many disease and disorder also it is mentioned that olive oil can help the body to absorb better nutrients from other healthy ingredients in meal such as vegetable and fruits. Read more