What exactly is osteoporosis? It is a reduction in bone tissue mass, a disease that weakens the bones to the point that become extremely fragile.
But how it this linked to olive oil? Recently, health care analysts found that olive oil could play a crucial role in our daily diet. Olive oil phenols are a secret-ally that protects our bones. But how that works? They increase alkaline phosphatase activity in order to modulate the proliferative capacity and cell maturation of osteoblasts
"GAP-BRIDGING RESEARCH - ‘’The effect of olive oil on osteoporosis prevention’’, International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition’’, by Olga García-Martínez - Ana Rivas -Javier Ramos Torrecillas - Elvira De Luna-Bertos & Concepción Ruiz, 06/2014, International Journal Of Food Sciences and Nutrition, http://goo.gl/5Av1WG"