Dump Your Cheese... Extra Virgin Olive Oil Does The Body Good!

Posted by Hannah Broaddus

Olive Oil Retail with Olive BranchesStudies published in the European Journal of Cancer indicate that eating too much cheese on a regular basis can increase chances of bladder cancer; however, the good news for Olive Oil lovers is that daily consumption of Olive Oils can halve the probability.

Researchers in Netherlands and Belgium studied the eating habits of 200 bladder cancer patients and compared them with those of 386 volunteers who are cancer-free.

Many suggest that food with high saturated fat can increase the likelihood of bladder cancer, which might explain why its prevalence is much higher in the United States and Canada than it is in Italy, Spain, Greece and other Mediterranean countries.

Topics: Olive Oil



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