A new study showed that vitamin E tocotrienols may help protect the liver from drug-induced injury. Many prescription medications – even acetaminophen – can be hard on your liver. Researchers point out that drug-induced liver injury (DILI) accounts for more than half of all cases of acute liver failure in the U.S.
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Today, many food manufacturers are reducing or replacing trans fats in their products with Malaysian sustainable palm oil. This healthy oil is naturally trans fat free and is non-GMO. Oil palm plantations also use integrated pest management to reduce the use of pesticides.
The Malaysian palm oil industry cares about its environment. It invests in wildlife conservation and the country has pledged to set aside at least 50 percent of her total land to forest cover. This lush country is one of the largest carbon sinks in the world.
This handsome barn owl is known as a silent predator of the night. In Malaysia, these magnificent hunters are used to control the rat populations on oil palm plantations. They are welcomed part of the Malaysian palm oil industry’s integrated pest management practices that enable farmers to reduce the use of harmful chemical pesticides. The […]
“We should substitute Malaysian palm oil which is environmentally sustainable, for some of that inflammatory omega-6 to help right the balance,” explained Bowden. “Malaysian sustainable palm oil won’t cause inflammation. It also won’t break down into toxic substances when you cook with it.” This healthy oil is also non-GMO and free of trans fats.
We are consuming 6-25 times more omega-6s than anti-inflammatory omega-3s. How did this happen? When we reduced our intake of saturated fat, we replaced it with vegetable oils (corn, soy, canola, etc.). These oils contain such high levels of omega 6s that it caused our omega 6/ omega 3 ratio to become wildly out of […]