2nd October 2019

pritikin
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Is eating oil healthy?

Truth: Olive oil is not heart–healthy. Yes, foods rich in monounsaturated fats like olive oil may be better than foods full of saturated and trans fats, but just because something is “better” does not mean it is good for you.

Similarly, it is asked, which oil is the healthiest to use?

10 Of The Healthiest Cooking Oils, Explained
  • Canola oil. I don't know about you, but I grew up thinking canola oil was one step away from propane—AKA, really friggin bad for you.
  • Extra-virgin olive oil.
  • Pure olive oil.
  • Coconut oil.
  • Avocado oil.
  • Vegetable oil.
  • Safflower oil.
  • Peanut oil.

What oils to stay away from?

Oils to avoid completely
  • Canola Oil.
  • Corn Oil.
  • Soybean Oil.
  • “Vegetable” oil.
  • Peanut Oil.
  • Sunflower Oil.
  • Safflower Oil.
  • Cottonseed Oil.
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