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Fight Acne and Infections with Lauric Acid

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20 Coconut Oil Benefits (#5 is Life-Saving)

20 Coconut Oil Benefits (#5 is Life-Saving)

We live a busy life, and we often don't pay attention to what enters our bellies. Add to that the convenience of junk food, we are driven away further from healthy food each day. Take a couple of minutes to look at these charts, which will give you enough

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One of the most versatile natural remedies out there is Virgin coconut oil. It's packed with the nutrient-rich lauric acid which is responsible for several health benefits, ranging from skin care to weight loss. - See more at: http://visual.ly/10-ways-use-virgin-coconut-oil#sthash.uhAg2oGk.dpuf

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In this newly published lab study, lauric acid (coconut oil is about 50% lauric acid) killed over 93% of human colon cancer cells (Caco-2) after 48 hours of treatment. Intriguingly, the lauric acid poisoned the cancer cells by simultaneously unleashing profound oxidative stress while strongly reducing their levels of glutathione (which is exactly what the cancer cells needed to protect themselves from the increased oxidative stress).

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10 Proven Health Benefits of Coconut Oil You Need to Know

The best coconut oil to use is organic extra virgin coconut oil. This is cold pressed coconut oil. Fractionated coconut oil does not contain lauric acid.

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In this newly published lab study, lauric acid (coconut oil is about 50% lauric acid) killed over 93% of human colon cancer cells (Caco-2) after 48 hours of treatment.

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In this newly published lab study, lauric acid (coconut oil is about 50% lauric acid) killed over 93% of human colon cancer cells (Caco-2) after 48 hours of treatment. Intriguingly, the lauric acid poisoned the cancer cells by simultaneously unleashing profound oxidative stress while strongly reducing their levels of glutathione (which is exactly what the cancer cells needed to protect themselves from the increased oxidative stress). While we are just now discovering coconut oil’s full ...

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Almost 50% of coconut oil’s fatty acid content is lauric acid. This is a pretty rare, medium chain fatty acid, and it is exactly what makes coconut oil so amazing. It is converted in the body into monolaurin, the miracle antibacterial compound that is also found in breastmilk. It is the easiest fatty acid to digest and release back into the body as a quick energy source instead of glucose.

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Fight Acne and Infections with Lauric Acid

Quality fatty acids like lauric acid have fat-burning, antimicrobial, antibacterial, hormone-balancing properties. We must obtain them from sources like coconuts, butter and full-fat dairy products.

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