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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Loaded with: Healthy fats, no sugar.
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Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Oleic acid: It contains a high proportion of monounsaturated fats -primarily oleic acid - as compared to other saturated fats.
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Dr. Mary Callahan
29 years experience Cardiology
Olive oil: Olive oil like canola oil is a monounsatured fat and these have been shown to lower cholesterol. These are considered to be healthy fats and so can b ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Olive oil: Olive oil has 8.1 mcg of vitamin K, 1.9 mg of vitamin E & 1.9 grams of saturated fat. Olive oil also contains 30mg of phytosterols which helps to ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Atif Malik
23 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes: Yes.
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
They are : Both healthy and testy. The olives and olive oil each have their advantages and disadvantages.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
57 years experience Internal Medicine
Olive oil: Yes but most of us don't like the taste in large amounts. Try putting extra virgin olive oil on your salds with a little vinegar.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
38 years experience Family Medicine
Not really: Cool compresses; aloe vera gel (avoid the ones with Benzocaine as they can cause allergic skin reaction); topical otc steroid cream for more painful b ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Read this please: The colour of an olive oil is related to the amount of chlorophyll it contains. Olives are picked early in the season tend to make green coloured oil ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guy VanDell
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Extra virgin: Extra virgin olive oil is the healthiest.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Krulak
23 years experience Family Medicine
Olive oil: Olive oil has a number of purported benefits to include action as an anti-inflammatory, cholesterol lowerer, anttioxidant, and calcium absorber among ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Michaels
53 years experience Urology
Diarrhea: You will have VERY loose bowel movement. Try not to do this routinely. Olive oil is healthy but in normal use as in cooking with it or in salads.

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