Can rapeseed oil to be more effective in protecting the heart of statins and the most famous drug "statin", according to a newspaper "Express" British.
Said Professor David Jenkins, supervisor of research on the development of a hospital, "Saint Michael" The people who enrolled in eating rapeseed for more than 12 weeks fell by a large margin, including the levels of bad cholesterol in their blood, compared in persons who took cholesterol-lowering drugs. Research suggests rapeseed to contain only 7% saturated fat, which represents half of what it contains olive oil.
Have demonstrated the effectiveness of the oil extracted from rapeseed, particularly against Type II diabetes, as well as its impact in reducing the cholesterol level equivalent to eating a daily dose of 20 milligrams of statins. It turns out that rapeseed oil reduces the chances of heart disease by 7%.