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There is a trend to use coconut oil for cooking and coconut milk for drinks. could these cause cloresterol problems?

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Dr. Orlando Deffer
Specializes in General Practice
Cholesterol : Yes, bad choleaterol comes from mainly polysayurated fats. Always bake instead of fry when possible. Nothing more important than healthy low fat diet and exercise to decrease cardiovascular risk.

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