Virgin Coconut Oil History For about 3960 years of the of the past 4000 years of the documented historical use of the fruits of the coconut palm as a food and a pharmaceutical, the news has all been good. It was seen as a sustainable resource from which the harvested materials influenced every aspect of the lives of tropical communities, but most importantly its fruit, the coconut flesh, water, milk and oil. After the war, in England coconut oil was sold as "margarine" and in the USA as "coconut butter".Coconut oil has been used in tropical cultures for several thousand years. Coconut oils fats and nutrients make it one of the best health changes that can be easily and inexpensively made in modern times. Prior to World War 2, coconut oil was a common food staple used in many baking and cooking items.Coconut oil has been used throughout Asia and the Pacific for thousands of years as both a food and a medicine.
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