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38 Abstracts with Coconut Oil Research

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Pubmed Data : Nutr Hosp. 2015 ;32(5):2144-52. Epub 2015 Nov 1. PMID: 26545671
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Additional Keywords : Anti-Obesity Agents
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Pubmed Data : Eur J Pediatr. 2010 Jan ;169(1):55-62. Epub 2009 Apr 3. PMID: 19343362
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Anise, Coconut Oil
Diseases : Head Lice
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Pubmed Data : Plant Foods Hum Nutr. 1999;53(2):133-44. PMID: 10472790
Study Type : Human Study
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Diseases : High Cholesterol
Pharmacological Actions : Anti-Adipogenic, Hypolipidemic
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Pubmed Data : Dermatitis. 2004 Sep ;15(3):109-16. PMID: 15724344
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Diseases : Dry Skin
Problem Substances : Mineral Oil
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Pubmed Data : Nutr Hosp. 2015 ;32(6):2822-7. Epub 2015 Dec 1. PMID: 26667739
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Pharmacological Actions : Neuroprotective Agents
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Pubmed Data : Lipids. 2009 Jul;44(7):593-601. Epub 2009 May 13. PMID: 19437058
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Coconut, Coconut Oil
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Pubmed Data : Neurobiol Aging. 2004 Mar;25(3):311-4. PMID: 15123336
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : J Contemp Dent Pract. 2016 ;17(1):38-41. Epub 2016 Jan 1. PMID: 27084861
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Therapeutic Actions : Oil Pulling
Pharmacological Actions : Antimicrobial
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Pubmed Data : Niger Med J. 2015 Mar-Apr;56(2):143-7. PMID: 25838632
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Therapeutic Actions : Oil Pulling
Additional Keywords : Significant Treatment Outcome
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Pubmed Data : Lipids Health Dis. 2014 ;13:139. Epub 2014 Aug 27. PMID: 25163649
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Pharmacological Actions : Appetite Stimulants
Additional Keywords : Significant Treatment Outcome
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Pubmed Data : ISRN Pharmacol. 2011 ;2011:949686. Epub 2011 Mar 15. PMID: 22164340
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Acta Trop. 2015 Feb ;142:127-30. Epub 2014 Nov 28. PMID: 25438256
Study Type : Human Study
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Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Pubmed Data : Hum Exp Toxicol. 2005 Apr;24(4):215-8. PMID: 15957538
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Substances : Coconut Oil
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Pubmed Data : Phytother Res. 2010 Feb;24(2):163-8. PMID: 18549927
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Coconut, Coconut Oil, Olive
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Pubmed Data : J Oleo Sci. 2012 ;61(2):103-11. PMID: 22277894
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
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Pubmed Data : Pharm Biol. 2010 Feb;48(2):151-7. PMID: 20645831
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Coconut, Coconut Oil
Diseases : Fever, Inflammation, Pain
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Pubmed Data : Indian J Pharmacol. 2008 Aug;40(4):144-6. PMID: 20040946
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Coconut, Coconut Oil
Diseases : Burns, Wound Healing
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Pubmed Data : J Agric Food Chem. 2012 Aug 7. Epub 2012 Aug 7. PMID: 22866697
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Additional Keywords : Carotenoid Absportion
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Pubmed Data : J Pharm Pharmacol. 2007 Jul;59(7):995-9. PMID: 17637195
Study Type : Animal Study
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Pubmed Data : J Dairy Sci. 2011 Jan;94(1):382-95. PMID: 21183049
Study Type : Animal Study
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Pubmed Data : Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2015 Apr ;40(4):393-400. Epub 2015 Feb 9. PMID: 25659569
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Therapeutic Actions : Exercise
Pharmacological Actions : Antihypertensive Agents, Antioxidants
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Pubmed Data : Phytother Res. 2008 Jul;22(7):970-2. PMID: 18521965
Study Type : Animal Study
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Pubmed Data : Biochim Biophys Acta. 2005 Oct 15;1737(1):52-60. Epub 2005 Sep 13. PMID: 16216548
Study Type : Animal Study
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Diseases : Weight Problems
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Pubmed Data : Nutrition. 2015 Nov-Dec;31(11-12):1430-42. Epub 2015 Jul 2. PMID: 26429666
Study Type : Animal Study
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Pubmed Data : Skin Pharmacol Physiol. 2010 ;23(6):290-7. Epub 2010 Jun 3. PMID: 20523108
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Diseases : Wound Healing
Additional Keywords : Collagen
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Pubmed Data : J Food Sci Technol. 2016 Jan ;53(1):895-901. Epub 2015 Sep 22. PMID: 26788013
Study Type : Animal Study
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Pubmed Data : Indian J Exp Biol. 2012 Nov ;50(11):802-9. PMID: 23305031
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Pharmacological Actions : Hypolipidemic
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Pubmed Data : Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2012 ;2012:525079. Epub 2012 Aug 15. PMID: 22927879
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
Additional Keywords : Ovariectomy-Induced Changes
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Pubmed Data : Clin Biochem. 2004 Sep;37(9):830-5. PMID: 15329324
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Pharmacological Actions : Hypolipidemic
Additional Keywords : Plant Extracts
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Pubmed Data : Hum Exp Toxicol. 2015 Mar 24. Epub 2015 Mar 24. PMID: 25805601
Study Type : Animal Study
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Pubmed Data : Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 2009 Aug;87(8):610-6. PMID: 19767885
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
Additional Keywords : Plant Extracts
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Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Pharmacological Actions : Neuroprotective Agents, Neurorestorative
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Pubmed Data : J Med Food. 2007 Jun;10(2):384-7. PMID: 17651080
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Substances : Coconut Oil
Pharmacological Actions : Antifungal Agents
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Pubmed Data : Chirurg. 2002 Apr;73(4):387-92. PMID: 12063927
Study Type : Commentary
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Substances : Coconut, Coconut Oil
Diseases : Wound Healing
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Pubmed Data : Br J Nutr. 2015 May 22:1-14. Epub 2015 May 22. PMID: 25997382
Study Type : Review
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Pubmed Data : Int J Toxicol. 2011 May ;30(3 Suppl):5S-16S. PMID: 21772024
Study Type : Review
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Substances : Coconut Oil

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Coconut Oil-Related Blogs

Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
What you put on your skin goes directly into your body. Indeed, human autopsy studies have shown that mineral oil widely permeates our internal organs; major moisturizer brands have been found to cause tumor formation in treated animals. All the more reason why we need healthy "food cosmetics" as an alternative to petroleum-derived body care products.
Written by Pat Robinson
Candida (Yeast) is a late sign of impaired gut health. Candida is associated with craving simple carbs (white foods--pasta, bread, rice, and all sugars) which feed the yeast. Candida develops for many reasons. Basically, it is a 'helper' attempting to create balance in the gut, generally due to antibiotics, preservatives, heavy metal toxins and sterile foods. We can make candida obsolete and unnecessary by rebalancing gut microbials.
Written by Brian Shilhavy
Is it time for a new paradigm in mental health? Are non-drugs, like virgin coconut oil, a safter and more effective alternative to stress and depression?
Written by Capt. Randall
Does the common use of the word "disease" bypass critical reasoning to effectively mislead scientific thought? Modern medicine describes hundreds of individual "diseases." So Just What Is Disease? A grand unified theory....
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
Besides hemp, there are few if any plants that produce as much food, shelter, and medicine as the coconut palm.
Why is Codex fortifying infant formula, follow-up formula, cereals and NRVs for infants and children with GMO-contaminated ingredients?
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
Alzheimer's disease is expanding unchecked throughout the modern world, despite billions spent annually on pharmaceutical interventions. Could the calcification of the brain play a role?
Here are four specific things that you can start addressing today to significantly lower your risk for breast cancer.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
Recent anecdotal reports claim coconut oil produces remarkable recoveries from Alzheimer's disease, but is there research to support this? Now, a new study published in the Journal of Alzheiner's Disease shows that a mechanism for coconut oil's brain rescuing properties does in fact exist.
There is no magic wand for turning back the hands of time. But there are natural solutions for slowing the effects of aging and the wrinkles that come with it.
While conventional dentistry is pouring chemicals into our mouths, ancient Ayurveda has been preventing gingivitis and periodontal disease with natural oils for thousands of years.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
MCTs, the primary type of fat found within coconut oil, have been found to boost cognitive performance in older adults suffering from memory disorders as serious as Alzheimer's -- and not after months or even days of treatment, but after a single 40 ml dose!
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
While coconut oil has dragged itself out of the muck of vast misrepresentation over the past few years, it still rarely gets the appreciation it truly deserves. Not just a "good" saturated fat, coconut oil is an exceptional healing agent, as well, with loads of useful health applications, which include:
Can coconut oil boost your metabolism and brain function, increase your immune health and reduce fever? Here are over 50 more coconut oil benefits backed by science.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
Unlike conventional drug treatments for Alzheimer's disease, coconut oil and water may help resolve the root causes of neurodegenerative conditions.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
Swishing your mouth out with coconut oil may be a more effective and safer alternative to chemical mouthwashes, according to new research.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
A common food oil has been found to have antifungal properties that could literally save lives.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
The Alzheimer's brain can't handle glucose effectively, which is why this unique saturated fat may hold the key to improving and even reversing the condition in some patients.

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