Oct. 8, 2014
Europe has rejected the U.K.'s food labeling system, which it says unfairly discriminates against healthful foods like olive oil.
Aug. 28, 2014
Extra virgin olive oil, even when fried, can boost the health of diabetes patients.
Apr. 1, 2014
A New Zealand company is seeking an international patent for an olive leaf extract it says can help prevent or manage insulin sensitivity.
Feb. 20, 2014
Virgin olive oil is among the items in a mother’s delivery kit \sold in Nigeria to help save the lives of women and their babies.
Nov. 6, 2013
A new patent application proposes adding olive polyphenols in wound treatments based on umbilical cord stem cells.
Nov. 5, 2013
Jaén’s Aceites Campoliva, makers of Melgarejo, seeks to otpimize the healthfulness of extra virgin olive oil.
Jun. 17, 2013
U.S. researchers find that men who consumed more vegetable fat had a lower risk of lethal prostate cancer.
Apr. 6, 2013
Antioxidant titans rosemary extract and virgin olive oil together reduce harmful acrylamides, Spanish researchers say.
Mar. 26, 2013
Researchers say oleocanthal found in extra-virgin olive oil has the potential to reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s Disease.
Feb. 11, 2013
Researchers concluded that extra virgin olive oil and its polyphenol extracts could improve chronic colitis but also could be used as a functional food for this disease.
Feb. 10, 2013
Olive oil derived compounds may help prevent intestinal ischemia and reperfusion associated organ damage.