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.


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