Vitamin enriched olive oil protects bones of post menopausal women

A vitamin enriched extra virgin olive oil mixture may have a protective effect on the bones of healthy post-menopausal women, according to a new study. “It might be suggested that the use of [extra virgin olive oil enriched with vitamins D3, K1 and B6] in the diet of post-menopausal women could represent a proper tool for bone protection and a useful strategy against oxidative stress and related diseases, thus confirming the antioxidant role played by the added vitamins,” the study authors write in the journal Endocrine.

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