Apr. 1, 2014
A new meta-analysis shows a Mediterranean diet not only reduces the risk of diabetes, but more so in individuals at high risk for heart disease.
Mar. 24, 2014
Firefighters who followed a modified Mediterranean style diet had cholesterol levels associated with lower risk of heart disease.
Nov. 2, 2012
A new study shows that the positive effects the Mediterranean diet can have on the heart are immediate.
Aug. 24, 2012
The addition of a small amount of olive oil to the diet appears to improve blood vessel function according to a new study by U.S. and Italian researchers
Aug. 21, 2012
Ads claiming Unilever’s Flora Cuisine cooking oil provides “45 percent less saturated fat than olive oil" can stay on TV after the UK advertising watchdog found they are unlikely to mislead viewers.
Sep. 21, 2011
According to preliminary results of a Spanish study part of PREDIMED, a Mediterranean diet enriched with virgin olive oil or nuts can reverse arteriosclerosis in carotid arteries in just one year.
Jun. 15, 2011
According to a new study from France, older individuals who consume olive oil daily may be able to protect themselves from a stroke.