They Said Coconut Oil Was Great For You, But This Is What They Didn’t Tell You…

  • Acid Reflux/ Indigestion – if taken after a meal
  • Adrenal and Chronic Fatigue
  • Allergies – seasonal hay fever
  • Alzheimer’s/Dementiaread a research here
  • Asthma – even in children!
  • Autism
  • Bowel function – constipation, IBD (inflammatory bowel disease), gut infections
  • Bronchial Infections and Cystic Fibrosis
  • Cancer – has been shown to prevent breast and colon cancer
  • Candida Albicans
  • Cholesterol – improves HDL (‘good’ cholesterol) to LDL (‘bad’ cholesterol) ratio in people with high cholesterol
  • Poor Circulation – feeling cold all the time or edema, especially in the extremities, apply coconut oil to the skin in a light circular pattern towards the heart. Similar to dry skin brushing
  • Colds and Flues – as an anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory agent
  • Mild Depression and Cognitive Dis-ease – in conjunction with CBT (cognitive behavioural therapy), fish oil and other treatment strategies
  • Diabetes – helps keep blood sugar levels stable and helps with cravings
  • Epilepsy – known to reduce epileptic seizures
  • Flaky, Dry Skin – poor oil intake often results in dry skin and dandruff
  • Gallbladder Disease – dietary oils can help increase bile flow, which can be helpful for gallbladder issues, but possibly harmful (ie. Gallstones)
  • Gas – foul gas is often due to imbalance in the gut bacteria. Coconut oil is a mild anti-microbial to help re-establish healthy gut flora
  • H. pylori – oral intake. Occasionally, antibiotic treatment may be necessary.
  • Heart Disease – protects arteries from injury that causes atherosclerosis
  • Hemorrhoids – can applied externally or internally twice a day
  • Hot Flashes
  • Immune System Builder
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome – alternating diarrhea and constipation are key signs of IBS

  • Jaundice
  • Kidney Disease and Stones – aids in dissolving small stones
  • Liver Disease
  • Lung Disease
  • Malnutrition
  • Mental Clarity
  • Menstruation Relief – regarding pain/cramps and heavy blood flow
  • Migraines – with regular use
  • Pancreatitis
  • Periodontal Disease and Tooth Decay
  • Prostate Enlargement – BPH, benign prostatic hyperplasia
  • Stomach Ulcers – helps soothe stomach lining and limit H. pylori growth
  • Thrush
  • Thyroid Function – can help regulates an overactive or underactive thyroid
  • Urinary Tract Infections and Bladder Infections
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