Olive Oil (extra virgin)

The Secret Behind the Mediterranean Diet

The article discusses the health benefits of the Mediterranean diet. The diet is rich in fiber, fruits, vegetables and omega-3 fatty acids, all of which have been shown to reduce the risk of card...

New Reasons to Love Olive Oil

Provides information on various uses of olive oil. Therapeutic uses; Use for cooking; Skin and hair care uses; Health benefits.

Role of Olive Oil and Monounsaturated Fatty Acids in Mitochondrial Oxidative Stress and Aging

The free radical theory of aging argues that free radicals produced by the mitochondria are responsible for the damage that affects all biological tissues and leads to the aging phenotype. High o...

Minor Components of Olive Oil: Evidence to Date of Health Benefits in Humans

Olive oil is a functional food, which in addition to a high level of monounsaturated fatty acids also contains multiple minor components with biological properties. A large number of studies, mai...

The epic tale of olive oil

Olive Oil in Cancer Prevention and Progression

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