olive oil

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(NaturalNews) Research has been steadily accumulating that olive oil, a main component of the Mediterranean diet, has extensive health-protective properties. For example, phytonutrient components of olive oil have been found to be effective against breast cancer cells and studies suggest the abundance of olive oil in the Mediterranean style of eating may be the reason […]


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A new study suggests that eating a diet similar to the Mediterranean diet may reduce risk of upper aerodigestive tract (UADT) cancers.  UADT cancers include cancers of the oral cavity and oropharynx, larynx and oesophagus.
The case-control study led by Samoli E and colleagues from the University of Athens Medical School in Athens, Greece, shows that […]