The Coconut Oil Myths: Exposing Some Common Myths Surrounding Coconut Oil

Coconut oil's popularity continues to increase, and as a result it seems like everyone has something to say about it. Here is a look at some of the most common myths routinely found published on the Internet today.

New Alzheimer’s Drugs Continue to Fail Where Coconut Oil Shines

News here in 2014 is reporting that two more Alzheimer drugs have failed during drug trials. Alzheimer's Disease represents a huge market for pharmaceutical companies, as millions of people are suffering from the disease, and the rate is increasing rapidly. Many pharmaceutical companies are trying to develop Alzheimer's drugs and vaccines. However, if we are to truly understand the Alzheimer's epidemic, we need to stop viewing senior citizens as a lucrative market for pharmaceutical products. The most successful drug of all time, Lipitor, is a cholesterol-lowering drug aimed at seniors that at one time out sold all other drugs combined. It is estimated that today one out every four Americans over the age of 55 is now taking statin drugs to artificially lower their body's cholesterol. Unfortunately, there is research pointing to a lack of cholesterol uptake to the brain as being associated with Alzheimer's patients. Therefore, poor dietary advice and excessive pharmaceutical drugs must be considered as a primary cause of Alzheimer's Disease. All across the globe, people are starting to use coconut oil to treat Alzheimer's Disease, and the results have been nothing less than remarkable. In this report we take a look at some of these stories, as well as looking at research linking the high-fat ketogenic diet to curing many diseases such as Alzheimer's.

Deanna Protocol Offers Nutritional Program to Slow or Stop ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease)

The Deanna Protocol is gaining national attention as an alternative natural treatment to slow down or even stop the progression of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), commonly known as "Lou Gehrig's disease."

Teenage Daughter Cured of Mono with Coconut Oil in less than 1 Week

My teenage daughter had been sick for two weeks and not getting any better. I went online that night (Friday) and found testimonials regarding coconut oil. Went out the next day and bought some. By Monday she was feeling better. By Wednesday she felt almost normal.

Top Coconut Health Stories from 2013

Coconut Oil and coconut health continued to make huge headlines in 2013. Find out which stories made our top 10 most-read stories for 2013!

Coconut Oil Bark Recipes: Quick No-bake Healthy “Candies”

When you need a quick and healthy “treat”, no-bake coconut oil bark recipes can provide the perfect solution!

Study: Coconut Oil Fatty Acids have Bactericidal and Anti-inflammatory Activities Against Acne

A new study published recently in the Journal of Dermatological Science showed once again that coconut oil can be a powerful agent to use against acne.

Virgin Coconut Oil Beats Mineral Oil for Skin Health in New Study on Dermatitis

A study published in the Philippines compared the topical effects of virgin coconut oil and mineral oil on 117 children suffering from atopic dermatitis (AD). In this study, coconut oil was the clear winner.

Study: Virgin Coconut Oil Protects Liver from Toxic Effects of Drugs

A study published in the Journal of Basic and Clinical Physiology and Pharmacology found that Virgin Coconut Oil can protect the liver from toxic antibiotic drugs.

Oil Pulling Goes Mainstream – Health Benefits Cannot be Denied

Mainstream media outlets here in the U.S. are now actually reporting on oil pulling benefits, and even interviewing dentists who are giving positive reviews based on their patients’ experiences.