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Is olive oil good to use for a massage?

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Dr. Timothy Silver
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 24 years experience
Yes: As long as you are not allergic and don't mind the clean up afterwards.

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A 21-year-old male asked about a 21-year-old male:

Olive oil massage can groth peniss?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
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.
A 35-year-old member asked:

What are the good effects of olive oil?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
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 keep cholesterol low.
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A 48-year-old female asked:

Is olive oil good or bad?

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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 73 years experience
Neither good nor bad: It is a useful item in a good diet
A 33-year-old member asked:

Which is better for a baby massage: grapeseed oil or olive oil?

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Dr. Andrew Lipton
Holistic Medicine 30 years experience
Oil massage: any oil is ok. The benefits are in the massage for the baby
East Meadow, NY
A 79-year-old male asked:

Is a daily dose of olive oil good for if so what dose is recommended?

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Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 40 years experience
Probably, uncertain: Raw fresh extra virgin is a relatively healthy oil to use ; may reduce inflammation ; risk of heart disease, cancer ; cognitive decline in doses of 1-2 tbsp/day. See http://bit.Ly/184senb. However, large amounts are associated with increased risk of heart disease; for an article critical of olive oil see http://bit.Ly/1cgojkl- but this article ignores much of recent research in the first article.

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