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The Olive Oil, rich in oleic acid (fat acid mono-unsaturated), has so much remarkable virtues for the Health :

It contributes to prevent cardiovascular accidents (heart attacks) and arterial thrombosis
 It reduces gastric acidity and protects efficiently from ulcers and gastritis 

It favours bone growth and makes a better mineralization of bones.
It is the best recommended oil  for the meals of pregnant women because it favours the normal developpment of  child's brain and nervous system,before and after his birth.
The olive oil prevents from adverse effects of age on brain functions and on aging of tissus and organs in general.