Mason Natural Coconut Oil 1000MG Softgels are one of the few foods that can be classified as a super food, coconut oil’s many benefits include weight loss, better brain function, skin health, energy production, suppresses appetite, lose weight and helps maintain healthy cholesterol and triglyceride levels that are already in the normal range. Taking Mason Natural Coconut Oil 1000MG Softgels promotes heart, boosts immune health and help prevent infections. Additionally, coconut oil is used topically to moisturize the skin and treat skin conditions such as psoriasis.
Pure virgin coconut oil contains 92 percent saturated fat, representing the most concentrated amount present in any of the cooking oils used today. Most saturated fats are found in animal products and contain cholesterol, but tropical oils like Mason Natural Coconut Oil 1000MG Softgels are cholesterol-free. Coconut oil contains an unusual blend of short and medium-chain fatty acids known as triglycerides (MCT). The most common fatty acids found in coconut oil are lauric and myristic acids and found in 44 percent and 16.8 percent concentrations, respectively. When lauric acid is digested, it forms a substance called monolaurin, both lauric acid and monolaurin can kill harmful pathogens like bacteria, viruses and fungi. All oil contains the same amount of calories per gram and contain no vitamins or minerals.
The co-director of the cardiovascular epidemiology program at Harvard, asserts that there may also be some beneficial plant chemicals present in coconut oil that have not yet been discovered since the oil is derived from a plant source. According to proponents, coconut oil has been used to treat diabetes, heart disease, Alzheimer’s disease, irritable bowel syndrome(IBS), Crohn’s disease, thyroid conditions and chronic fatigue. Health professionals insists that ongoing research is being conducted to verify health claims, additional research is being conducted to determine the exact extent of the health benefits that are derived from coconut oil.