The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo63° Clear

Monday

Hi92° Sunny

Monday Night

Lo67° Mostly Clear

Tuesday

Hi94° Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo65° Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Hi93° Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo65° Clear

Thursday

Hi90° Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo63° Clear

Friday

Hi90° Sunny

Coconut oil: latest food trend offering health claims

Send to Kindle
Print This

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Coconut oil is returning to the kitchen, thanks to a boost from those in the nutrition business who have taken a fresh look at the numbers.

Those numbers, according to an article in Today’s Dietitian by Aglaee Jacob, show the fat in coconut oil might raise “good” HDL cholesterol and lower “bad” LDL cholesterol while also burning body fat rather than storing it.

View my options or Sign in