Nutrition

Coconut oil may improve cognitive status in Alzheimer’s disease patients

coconutTaking 40mL daily of extra virgin coconut oil for 21 days resulted in an improvement in cognitive status in Alzheimer’s patients, especially in women, those without diabetes mellitus type II, and severe patients. The researchers concluded ‘this study, although preliminary, demonstrated the positive influence of coconut oil at the cognitive level of patients with Alzheimer’s, this improvement being dependent on sex, presence or absence of diabetes and degree of dementia’.

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4 thoughts on “Coconut oil may improve cognitive status in Alzheimer’s disease patients

  1. Some interesting and informative posts. I support and encourage any advocate of health through scientific, evidence based Nutrition. I will be following with interest.

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