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May, 2014

Keep Lung Disease Away With Coconut Oil

Lung disease refers to the many disorders affecting the lungs, such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, infections like influenza, pneumonia and tuberculosis, lung cancer, and many other breathing problems.

The lungs need saturated fatty acids in order to work effectively. Coconut oil is extremely high in these saturated acids. Maintaining a healthy intake of coconut will assist the lungs in its day to day function thus preventing lung diseases.

Coconut Oil now is also easier to digest than various other oils.

For Nursing Mothers- Coconut Oil On Your Nipples To Prevent Cracking And Irritation

Breastfeeding is a beautiful way to nourish your baby but sometimes, breastfeeding Is just painful!

New mamas, as well as experienced ones, all seem to have one common complaint about breastfeeding. Sore cracked and sometimes bleeding nipples. It is no fun and far too often the reason that new mothers gives up on breastfeeding. This does not have to be the case.

Coconut oil is the ideal nipple cream for nursing mothers who experience cracked, sore or bleeding nipples. Coconut oil will help heal the nipples by moisturizing the sensitive skin of the areolas and helping speed up the healing process. Plus, the antimicrobial properties of coconut oil can heal.

Possible Cure For Liver Disease!

Studies have shown of all the organs in the body the liver probably receives the greatest benefit from coconut oil. Coconut oil helps eradicate the symptoms of liver disease by fixing the problem at the cause. Coconut oil heals your liver.

Studies have shown that Medium Chain Triglycerides (MCT) or Medium Chain Fatty Acids (MCFA) found in coconut oil can prevent alcohol-induced liver damage by suppressing excessive free-radical formation.

Not only can these rare fat molecules guard against free-radical injury, but MCFAs can also shield your liver. Medium chain fatty acids from coconut oil also help inhibit cholesterol from clogging up your liver and considerably reducing levels of liver cholesterol.

Say Goodbye To Those Un Welcomed Bug Bites

Sometimes healing Bug Bites are expensive and complex. Here’s a natural remedy that not only heals bug bites but nourishes the skin in the process.

Apply extra Virgin coconut oil to a bug bite. Coconut oil forms a thin layer over bite, protecting the wound from dirt and bacteria. Once applied to insect bites, it stops the itching sensation thereby speeding up the healing process.

Gas You Want To Get Rid Off And Gas You Want To Keep

Coconut oil help with the release of bodily gases and is the feedstock for biodiesel for diesel vehicles. Extensive research done in the Philippines have shown the use of coconut oil as an engine lubricant, engine cleaner and diesel for transport.

Several other tropical island countries are using coconut oil as an alternative fuel source to drive automobiles, trucks, and buses, and to power generators. Further research into the oil’s capacity is on going in the islands of the Pacific, however, to date it appears it is not useful as a fuel source due to the cost of labour and supply constraints.

On another note, Coconut oil is also attested for the assistance of bloating and release of bodily gases. Therefore, for bloating and stuck wind; coconut oil’s the cure.