10 Health Benefits of Coconut Oil (SCIENTIFICALLY PROVEN)

5 – Coconut oil and dementia

Can Alzheimer’s be treated or prevented with coconut oil?

The brain’s primary source of energy is glucose. Brain cells have difficulty metabolizing glucose In Alzheimer’s disease.

An observational study has suggested the ketones produced when coconut oil is digested could provide an alternative fuel source for the nourishing brain.[8] Ketones are produced when fat is converted into energy.

What to do: Try adding coconut oil in coffee to help boost your metabolism and mental focus.
Health Benefits of Coconut Oil

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