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Can I Substitute Olive Oil For Vegetable Oil In Baking Corn Bread
Olive oil: Is by far the better oil for any use. Vegetable oils can contain a mix of oils and get solid at room temp. One has to read the label carefully to understand way we are actually consuming w/vegetable oil. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Olive oil cooking:
I commend you for your desire to have Good health.
Olive oil has been used in Mediterranean Diet for centuries; it is also available in organic form.
Olive oil contains 14% of saturated fat and 73% of Monosaturated fat and is considered the healthiest of all oils for cooking. ...Read more
Olive oil contains oleic acid
(monounsaturated fatty acid) ; several antioxidants. It fights heart disease (lowers triglycerides, ldl; protects it from free radicals ; raises hdl), also diabetes ; cancer. Best is cold pressed, first pass, unfiltered olive oil in dark bottles, used raw (mediterranean diet). For cooking use coconut oil, palm oil (healthy saturated fats) or ghee (clarified butter). ...Read more
If vegetable oil is made from veggies, and olive oil is from olives, then what is baby oil made from?
Earache. Have no olive oil, just vegetable oil can this be used? Have used paracetamol but no good yet.
More time: Paracetamol should be given at the proper dose at least 4 times a day and for 2-3 days. If there are other signs of problems like a significant fever, or any drainage from the ear or severe pain an exam would be indicated. Many ear infections will pass without antibiotics, but a doctor can always tell more by looking at the ear. ...Read more
I add oil on vegetables to make my salad. Which one is better for health, olive oil or sunflower oil?
Avoid Canola Oil: The way it is processed and can be genetically engineered. It's from the rapeseed, a variant of mustard. Olive oil is much better than sunflower oil. In general, avoid vegetable oils and run from corn oil, another gmo. Yes, you can fry w/olive oil. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Tea tree oil: Tea tree oil can be mixed with both of these things. But what are you using it to treat, as the mixtures are different. ...Read more
Hi, my daughged has earache. I that I can put a drop of vegtable oil mixed with water in it? Is this true? I don't have any olive oil right now.
MD: MD could signify significant problem. Have her seen by ENT doc. ...Read more
My wife cooks vegatables with lean beef with olive oil I eat then when I go to work I have peanut butter and Jelly sand with whole grain breadhealthy?
I consider most beef, from cows in feedlots feed GMO corn and given hormones and antibiotics, to be VERY unhealthy but grass-fed beef without hormones/antibiotics is quite healthy, so buy that type!
Better to cook with coconut oil.
Choose organic peanut butter and organic whole grain bread; this is OK unless you are sensitive to gluten. I advise some salads and fruits in your diet as well. ...Read more
I have a skin tag on my eyelid. I am looking for an effective home remedy. I have tried olive oil and baking soda and now, I am trying tea tree oil.
Unlikely: Unfortunately a home remedy is unlikely to have any effect. Surgical removal by a professional is straightforward and your best bet. ...Read more
Olive oil, Corn Oil:
Both Olive oil and Corn oil have monounsaturated fats and polyunsaturated fats which lower the Cholesterol and protect against Heart disease.
Olive oil has a higher percentage of monounsaturated fats when compared to corn oil.
Olive oil also has the most nutritional value when it is freshest
It is possible that information may not be available about Corn being genetically engineered. ...Read more
I'm giving rice to my baby with olive oil. She have hb e beta thall so is it helpful or harmful for her?
Olive oil: Any kind of olive oil is good for cooking, extra virgin, virgin and all are ok. ...Read more
Contains MUFA's: Olive oil contains a healthier type of fat called "monounsaturated fat" (MUFA) compared to saturated fats like butter or trans-fats used as an additive in many processed foods. MUFA's benefit by lowering total & LDL cholesterol levels. Replacing bad fats in your diet with MUFA's can lower your risk of heart disease & is beneficial to type 2 Diabetes. Limit daily fat intake to 20-35% of calories. ...Read more
Likely so: Extra virgin olive oil comes from the first press of the olive, so it has a higher concentration of phytonutrients than second press virgin olive oil. These phytonutrients are responsible for the anti-inflammatory effects of olive oil, and is great source of Omega-9 fatty acids. ...Read more
Yes: Olive oil is rich in unsaturated fat and has been shown to increase your good cholesterol (HDL) and lower your bad cholesterol (ldl). It does not mean that you can replace olive oil with your other oil and constantly eat fried/greasy food. The liver will see this as just a mass input of fat and eventually this will be detrimental to your health. You should visit your pcp and come up witha a plan. ...Read more
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 burns (remember to use very sparingly to avoid potential skin damage). Prevention is even better: sun blocks that protect against uva & uvb applied b4 exposure; long sleeves, broad-brimmed hats, pants. For sever blistering, see fp. ...Read more
NO: Insect repellents are designed to repell insects, olive does not work. When your doctor recommend insect repellents it is to prevent the diseases insects carry. Many of these diseases can kill you. Only 20% picardin and 30% deet have been proven effective. Resist the tempation to use ineffective repellents which can put you at risk for serious illnesses. ...Read more
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 as they contain higher levels of chlorophyll. Olives harvested late in the season will typically produce more golden coloured oils due to a higher level of natural occurring levels of carotene like substances. ...Read more