Consuming Extra Virgin Olive Oil Helps To Combat Degenerative Diseases, Such As Cancer Or Osteoporosis

Tue, 05 Sep 2006 12:00 PM EST

... In the 1960s, Ancer Keys, a US expert on nutrition, studied the health benefits of the Mediterranean diet for the first time. Since then many studies on the benefits of olive oil have been conducted. According to several studies performed in Italy, Spain and Greece (the main olive-oil-producing countries), the incidence of diseases is lower in these countries than in Northern Europe. [click link for full article] ...