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Platelets and excessive consumption of coconut oil

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platelets and excessive consumption of coconut oil
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 1 year ago.

Hi,

There are clinical studies which have shown that coconut oil increases platelet count indirectly and reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease.

However excessive consumption of coconut oil is not recommended.

Usually daily use of small amount of coconut oil is sufficient to reduce the cardiac disease risk.

For further details-

.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2803786

http://www.coconutresearchcenter.org/article10132.htm

Hope this helps.

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