Claims surrounding coconut oil might not be true as widely believed.
Contrary to health claims about the wonders of coconut oil, a Harvard university professor Karin Michels has said that the oil is infact “pure poison”. This is because, Michels says, coconut oil increases “bad” cholesterol and the health claims are “absolute nonesense”. She made this statement in Germany University of Freiburg where she made a presentation on nutritional errors.
It should be recalled that the embracement of coconut oil came after a 2010 study in the American College of Nutrition Journal found that it was useful in weight-loss programmes.
Since then, questions surrounding coconut oil has been raised in several circles.
Bad cholesterol clogs the arteries and causes stroke and heart attack….
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