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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
22 years experience Cardiology
No: None that i'm aware of.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Olive oil: There can reportedly be some issues when taking olive oil with antidiabetic and antihypertensive medications. See: https://www.webmd.com/vitamins/ai ... Read More

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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 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Neither good nor bad: It is a useful item in a good diet
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Olive oil: Olive oil can be used for cooking, shaving, conditioning hair, removing paint from hands and has many other uses throughout the home.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
No: It has no spf and can cause the skin to burn leading to skin damage and skin cancer.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not bad: Olive oil is actually a healthy oil. You should not eat excesssive amounts of any fat, but when you are using an oil, olive oil is a good choice.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Foods to help with : healthy weight gain: almonds, cashews, pecans, sunflower seeds, flax seeds, walnuts, hummus, avocados, granola, trail mix, dried fruits, extra virgin ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guy VanDell
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Your diet should consists of a small amounts of oils. I dont' think anyone would say that only one is all you need.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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You bet!: Hi. Yes, you bet. 9 calories/gram...just like every other oil or triglyceride source (soy, corn, safflower, canola, lard, Crisco, etc, etc)
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
No effect: There are many home remedies stated to cause penile enlargement. None of them work and olive oil is one of those non-effective ideas.
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