Benefits of Healthy Fats

The Difference Between Healthy Fats

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When you walk through the grocery store isles, shelves are now stocked with more than just olive oil. Women’s Health Magazine put out a great article in their October issue which explains the differences between coconut oil, walnut oil, sesame oil, and avocado oil. We may find ourselves wondering which oil to use and why, but never be afraid to incorporate all of these into your daily routine. All four oils are hot on the market right now and each have their own unique benefits. Here’s what Women’s Health has to say about these healthy fats: Coconut Oil – Coconut […]

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Top Plant-Based Healthy Fats

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For the last year, I’ve been making a conscious effort to incorporate health fats into my diet. After learning about the many benefits  from eating coconut oil, almonds and avocados, all of which are made up of medium chain triglycerides, mono-saturated fats, and omega-3s, I would never go back to my thoughts of “eating fat is bad for you.” Dr. David Perlmutter, a neurologist based in Naples, Florida, suggests eating a diet with “good fats”, including avocado and coconut oil, may help your brain prevent degenerative diseases. The Green Planet recently put out an article on The Cleanest Sources of […]

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