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The Palm Oil Health and Nutrition blog is your resource for information on the health and nutritional benefits of Malaysian palm fruit oil and palm fruit oil bioactives, plus breaking news and industry research, health and nutrition advice, and recipes.

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Rich in Natural Chemical Compounds

Palm oil is rich in natural chemical compounds important for health and nutrition. It is a natural source of Carotenoids & Vitamin E, supplies fatty acids and other important fat-soluble micronutrients.

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Superior Quality and Purity

The Malaysian Palm Oil Board developed a special patented technology for the extraction of Tocotrienols, and the latest technology to purify Tocotrienols was developed to produce a superior quality and purity.

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Latest News

Pharmacist includes tocotrienols in national vitamin advice article

January 22, 2015 tocotrienols

How do you know which vitamins, and which brands, you should be taking? In a Health News Digest...

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Early research suggests palm polyphenols may lower diabetes symptoms

January 14, 2015 palm polyphenols

If you have type 2 diabetes, or have been told that you are at risk of developing the disease, you...

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U.S. News & World Report recaps 2014 saturated fat news

January 12, 2015 saturated fat

From butter to lard, bacon to beef, fat made the news in 2014. Healthcare professionals around the...

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Health expert tells Canadian viewers to choose a healthy cooking oil

January 12, 2015 healthy cooking oil

This year, go ahead and enjoy the tasty food at holiday events. Health expert, holistic pharmacist...

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Cooking with sustainable palm oil = less sticky residue

January 9, 2015 cooking with sustainable palm oil

A TV commercial for a popular cooking oil spray claims that the product won’t leave sticky...

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Palm oil helps magazine readers cook their way to healthier holidays

January 7, 2015 palm oil helps

Rows of different kinds of cooking oils are lined up for your selection on grocery store shelves....

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Physician tells readers about rock star palm oil’s brain-health perks

January 5, 2015 brain-health perks

If your family history has you concerned about your brain health, SheKnows.com writer Kristen...

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What are palm oil polyphenols?

December 22, 2014 polyphenols

Sustainable Malaysian palm oil is abundantly rich in molecules called polyphenols. That’s a term...

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Business Insider reminder: Saturated fat isn’t tied to heart disease

December 16, 2014 saturated fat

In his December 2 BusinessInsider.com column, Authority Nutrition CEO Chris Gunnars reminded...

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Malaysian palm oil’s sustainability helps entire countries go greener

December 9, 2014 Malaysian palm

Palm oil is one of the world’s most important commodities. As populations look for the most...

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Canadian readers taught that palm oil is among 10 therapeutic foods

December 3, 2014 therapeutic

The right therapeutic foods not only satisfy your appetite; they may also have benefits for your...

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Your questions about sustainable Malaysian palm oil answered

November 24, 2014 sustainable Malaysian palm oil

Sustainable Malaysian palm oil is an ingredient in many prepared foods, and is increasingly...

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Easy trick for avoiding poisonous aldehydes while frying and sautéing

November 19, 2014 aldehydes

Here’s an excellent reason for stocking more sustainable Malaysian palm oil in your pantry....

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Sustainable palm oil is driving responsible progress in Malaysia

November 7, 2014 sustainable palm oil

It’s no secret that palm oil, often termed “the golden crop”, is one of the primary...

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