Tropical Wonder Of Coconut: 8 Healthy And Effective Uses For Coconut Oil
February 6, 2018 17:06
Coconut oil or copra oil, as it is also known, is an edible type of oil extracted from coconuts that grow on coconut palms (Cocos Nucifera).
Coconuts have been an essential part of the diet in many subtropic and tropic areas of our planet for thousands of years. Coconut is, in fact, a misnomer since this fruit is a drupe, not a nut. Regardless of the naming mistake, coconut is still used for drinking and as food; it is even revered as sacred by the Hindu people of India. During the recent years, coconut has found its way into the Western countries where people are starting to realize its many health properties.