COCONUT OIL: THE HEALTHIEST OIL ON EARTHAbstract
Coconut oil is said to be healthiest oil on the earth because it is used not only diabetes but it is also used to reduce weight, risk of atherosclerosis, risk of cancer, prevents bacterial, viral and fungal infections, improves digestion and nutrient absorption etc. Diabetes is all about sugar, the sugar in our bodies known as blood sugar or blood glucose. There is one fat that diabetics can consume without fear. That fat is coconut oil. It helps to regulate blood sugar. Coconut oil helps in supply of energy to cells because it is easily absorbed without the need of enzyme or insulin. Coconut oil in the diet enhances insulin action and improves binding affinity compared to other oil. It is a natural antioxidant. It protects the body from free radical damage and prevents premature aging and degenerative disease. Coconut oil is best massage oil on the planet. It forms a barrier against infections, softens and moisturizes our skin and prevents wrinkling, sagging and age spots. It promotes healthy hair and complexion protect from any damaging UV rays. It is help to removing mental fatigue. Coconut oil also helps in treating various skin problems including psoriasis, dermatitis, eczema and other skin infection.
Aakansha Gupta*, Annu Malav, Anoop singh, M.K.Gupta, Mahaveer Pr. Khinchi, Natasha Sharma and Dilip Agrawal
Kota College of Pharmacy, RIICO Industrial Area, Ranpur, Kota (Rajasthan), India
11 March, 2010
28 April, 2010
21 May, 2010
01 June, 2010