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does coconut oil clog arteries

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Clog pores: Coconut oil does cover pores: for some skins this is a good thing as it's mild, natural antibiotic properties kills surface bacteria which can lead to ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Oiling thy penis?: A normal, healthy penis is self-oiling, meaning penis skin produces enough oil to keep itself healthy... presuming a guy is not repeatedly washing his ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Oil: Probably not, but don't use the coconut oil for a week or two and see what develops. Please let me know.
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rodrigues
37 years experience Family Medicine
YES!!!: Inside and out ... Depending what you are going to do. On the skin, in cooking etc! it is from mother nature!
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Dr. Andrew Malinchak
29 years experience Family Medicine
Coconut oil: Yes, it has healthy fats (medium chain fatty acids) which the body can use immediately for energy and is an overall very healthy oil to consume (the o ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Pros of coconut oil: ...contains good mono- & polyunsaturated fats, & has no trans fat. Also, virgin coconut oil might have a positive effect on cholesterol levels ... Read More
A 72-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: Yes.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn MacFarlane
35 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
OIL PULLING: Oil pulling with coconut oil is an all natural way to keep healthy gums, whiten teeth and freshen your breath. Read more on my website blog.... http:/ ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Roazen
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
Monounsaturated oils: Consider avocado oil for both cooking and as an ingredient for most things you'd do with coconut oil. Avoid dietary fat sources which contain trans fa ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Coconut oil: There are no known, scientifically proven health benefits, above and beyond consumption as food calories for energy from coconut oil.

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