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Olive oil biophenols and women's health.

@article{Fistonic2012OliveOB,
  title={Olive oil biophenols and women's health.},
  author={I. Fistonić and M. {\vS}itum and V. Bulat and Mario Harapin and N. Fistoni{\'c} and D. Verbanac},
  journal={Medicinski glasnik : official publication of the Medical Association of Zenica-Doboj Canton, Bosnia and Herzegovina},
  year={2012},
  volume={9 1},
  pages={
          1-9
        }
}
  • I. Fistonić, M. Šitum, +3 authors D. Verbanac
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Medicinski glasnik : official publication of the Medical Association of Zenica-Doboj Canton, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Olea europea, the olive tree, is an ancient tree that originates from the Mediterranean environment of Asia Minor. The edible olive fruit is also used for its oil, gained by the process of pressing, a nutrient with proven beneficial effects. Virgin olive oil is the natural juice of the olive fruit, which plays a major role in the healthy Mediterranean diet. The source of its health effects are the biophenols and squalenes (oleocanthal, tyrosol, hydroxytyrosol, oleuropein) it contains. They… CONTINUE READING
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