Part III: How to Incorporate Coconut Oil in Your Diet

By Sydney: This is our final blog in a series about the benefits of coconut oil in your diets. Virgin coconut oil, pressed from coconuts and otherwise unprocessed, smells and tastes like coconuts. Coconut oil made using a chemical refining process loses its flavor. Most research on coconut oil has used the refined variety, so [...]

By | April 10th, 2014|Alzheimer's, Memory Care|1 Comment

Part II: Coconut Oil and Alzheimer’s

By: Sydney Perhaps the most impressive and notable benefit of coconut oil is its possible protective effect on neurons in the brain. Early research suggests coconut oil may have a protective effect on neurons in the brain. This most directly relates to patients suffering from Alzheimer’s, dementia, and some types of epilepsy. Preliminary research suggests [...]

By | April 9th, 2014|Alzheimer's, Memory Care|0 Comments

Part I: The Benefits of Healthy Fat

By: Sydney The Wall Street Journal recently published an article exploring the health benefits of coconut oil. Much like avocados, nuts and fatty fish like salmon, coconut oil is packed with saturated fats. These fats, advocates believe, are good for the heart and provide a fast and lasting source of energy. Some of the healthiest [...]

By | April 8th, 2014|Alzheimer's, Memory Care|0 Comments