(Natural News) Coconut is a popular health-promoting and versatile medicinal food that provides a variety of benefits, including boosting heart health, reducing stress, and preventing brain diseases like Alzheimer’s. Now, recent research suggests that coconut, specifically coconut oil, has antifungal properties as well. A study published in the American Society of Microbiology’s journal mSphere found that coconut oil can control the overgrowth of Candida albicans, a type of pathogenic yeast, in mice. This suggests that coconut oil can be used as an alternative to antifungal drugs to reduce the risk of contracting infections caused by this pathogen. →
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September 13, 2019 by: Edsel Cook
(Natural News) Patients with a candida infection need to eat as many anti-fungal foods as possible. These healthy foods kill the yeast by starving them of sugar and breaking down candida’s cellular walls.
One of the best anti-fungal foods is coconut oil. It contains caprylic acid and lauric acid which support the immune system. →
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In the 1960s, food manufacturers wanted consumers to buy their margarines and hydrogenated oils. To do that, they had to “discredit” the products people had always used in their homes to prepare their food.
Olive oil, coconut oil, and lard were no longer “good for you,” they said. The marketing campaign for their synthetic products began and coconut oil was portrayed as an artery-clogging and cholesterol-raising substance. People were told that it contained too much saturated fat and contributed to heart attacks.
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Editor’s Note: Enjoy this throwback to our A Global Quest 9-part series! In this short interview with Suzanne Somers, we discuss toxic chemotherapy, the pros and cons of fiber-filled veggies, and the power of coconut oil.
Video & transcript via Suzanne Somers on Chemotherapy, Kale, and Coconut Oil… — The Truth About Cancer
While coconut oil has dragged itself out of the muck of vast misrepresentation over the past few years as a ‘deadly saturated fat,’ it still does not get the appreciation ➤➤
Read more via 13 Evidence-Based Medicinal Properties of Coconut Oil — Era of Light
March 6th, 2019 By Nick Polizzi Guest Writer for Wake Up World
3500 years ago, a powerful detox practice was born in the heart of India.
Vedic folk healers discovered that swishing a tablespoon of oil around in your mouth would not only eliminate bad breath and make the teeth stronger, but seemed to speed up the body’s recovery from a number of major illnesses and also promote longevity.
Read more: How to Detox Your Body With Oil Pulling — Wake Up World