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Additional ABC Olive resources
Healthy Ingredients Olive profile
Olive leaf and olive oil monographs from The Complete German Commission E Monographs—Therapeutic Guide to Herbal Medicines.
Medicinal Plants of Montenegro
Olive Leaf Extract Reduces Blood Pressure and Lowers Triglyceride Levels in Mildly Hypertensive Adults. HC# 061111-432, 9/15/2011.
Consumption of Virgin Olive Oil Represses the In vivo Expression of Pro-inflammatory Genes in Patients with Metabolic Syndrome. HC# 051013-410, 10/15/2010.
Olive Oil May Help Patients with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. HC# 050394-385, 9/30/2009.
Olive Oil's Active Components and Benefits, A Review. HC# 010687-357, 7/30/2008.
Monograph on Olive Leaf Focuses on Pharmacological Studies. HC# 060495-387, 10/30/2009.
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