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It must be Extra Virgin Olive Oil

to have the associated health benefits

Polyphenols are nature's antioxidants and are a major source of Extra Virgin Olive Oil's health benefits. Among oils, only Extra Virgin Olive Oil is rich in polyphenols which result in its healthful properties

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Cholesterol free

It is not only cholesterol free, but it helps to reduce harmful cholesterol levels, thus reducing the risk of heart disease.

Monounsaturated fat

It can benefit non-insulin dependent diabetics because it is a monounsaturated fat.

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Other health benefits

Oleocanthal in olive oil has been found to have the same anti-inflammatory response as ibuprofen. Oleic acid has been found to be effective against breast, colon and prostate cancer cells.

Helps arthritis

Increased olive oil consumption has been linked to a decreased risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis.

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Antioxidant

It is an excellent source of antioxidants that fight against 'free-radicals' which have been linked with cancer.

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Brain function

It is found to be beneficial for brain function due to naturally occurring fatty acids and omegas.

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Fewer strokes

Elderly people who consume olive oil daily have fewer strokes than those who do not.

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