Olive Oil Compounds Kill Cancer Cells

Olive Oil Compound Kills Cancer Cells

Olive Oil Compounds Kill Cancer Cells- Researchers from Rutgers University have found that an ingredient in olive oil will kill cancer cells in under an hour. The researchers tested a compound called oleocanthal, a central component of extra virgin olive oil, and found that it caused the premature death of cancer cells in the laboratory by…

Oil in the Family

Over the years, in our store and at our tasting presentations, customers often ask about cooking oils other than Olive Oil. Often it leads to a discussion of many of the other oils from Canola to Coconut. As you can from the following chart, all the oils listed have a little of every fat, some…

Mediterranean Diet Associated with a Larger Brain

While several well-known studies have found that the Mediterranean diet lowers the risk of Alzheimer’s disease, other studies have failed to confirm these findings. According to authors of a recent paper published in the journal Neurology, differences in the methods used and subjectivity of clinical diagnosis may account for some of the inconsistent results. To…