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Iodine Value of Cooking Oils

Iodine Value of Cooking Oils

A reader asked, I often see the iodine value mentioned when describing the properties of oil, including coconut oil. What does this mean? Most people don’t understand this term and mistakenly believe it represents the iodine content of the oil. It has nothing to do... read more
Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Palsy

As incredible as it may sound, coconut may hold the key to stopping the occurrence of cerebral palsy in infants. Cerebral palsy is a neurological disorder that occurs in newborns or in early childhood. It is characterized by abnormal stiffness and contractions of... read more
Coconut Oil’s Many Uses

Coconut Oil’s Many Uses

Coconut oil possesses antimicrobial, antifungal, antibacterial and antioxidant properties. The lauric, capric and caprylic acids within the oil are credited with many of these benefits. It’s the lauric acid, for instance, that is converted into monolaurin, which... read more
Alcohol Addiction

Alcohol Addiction

Coconut Oil: A New Treatment for Alcohol Addiction Roger Hershline, PhD, MD knows the dangers of alcohol abuse firsthand. As a young successful medical professional with a heavy workload, excessive stress drove him to drink as a means of release and relaxation. In... read more
Sexual Lubrication

Sexual Lubrication

For sexual stimulation, and even treating vaginal dryness and irritation, many women use personal lubricants. When looking for a healthy lubricant, women often find themselves having to read through a variety of chemicals in an attempt to ensure that what they are... read more
Healthy Gums and Erectile Dysfunction

Healthy Gums and Erectile Dysfunction

According to researchers, gum disease in rats is associated with impaired sexual function. And this isn’t the first study to find a link. Another found that men who struggle with erectile dysfunction are more likely to have gum disease than those who do not.... read more
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