The colorectal cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer. There are around 40.000 new cases of rectal cancer and around 95.000 new cases of colon cancer in the United States.
Half of those cases will end up fatal and because of that chemotherapy and surgery are not 100% effective and that is the only bad thing about them – they can be the reason for numerous side effects which can only worsen the person’s condition.
It was found that coconut oil had cancer-killing abilities is because of the lauric acid found in it.
It was found that 90 percent of the cancer cells were destroyed by that component in just two days. Under hermetic conditions was the study and they were performed in a Petri dish.
Some studies need to examine the cancer-killing abilities of coconut oil, but as a result of of lack of financials that is not possible right now and the pharmaceutical companies do not want to help because they want to sell their products of course, and with this their profit will be lower.
This is not the only health benefit that we can obtain from the coconut oil. This oil can boost the immune system and the lauric acid besides in coconut oil it can be found in breast milk as well.
It has has been tested in treating other health conditions such as Alzheimer’s, osteoporosis, chronic illnesses, viral diseases (herpes, hepatitis C) and gallbladder infections, and it proved to be also effective.
The coconut oil is great alternative to the medications for treating different health problems, and not only that it can be good alternative for the pharmaceutical products, but it can be also be good alternative for the cosmetic products as well.
For instance, the coconut oil is effective in making the hair shiny and silky and plus it is a wide-known remedy for skin blemishes.