Olive Oil

Slick Willy: Naked Man Freed From Washing Machine... With Olive Oil

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A naked man has been rescued by firefighters after becoming stuck in a top-loading washing machine. The unnamed man from Victoria, Australia told ...

Planet Appetite: Tourism and Gastronomy in Mallorca, Spain

Rupert Parker | Posted 15.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Mallorca was one of the first destinations for package tourists and has been serving up sun, sand and sea for generations. In the quest to please international visitors, local food traditions tended to be ignored but tourists are now demanding more from their holidays.

Has The EU Slipped Up With Olive Oil Ban?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK

Refined diners may have to bid buonanotte to that Italian restaurant classic, rustic bread and olive oil, as the European Commission is to ban the use...

Penis Removed After Olive Oil Enlargement Injection

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK

A man has been forced to have his penis removed five years after it was injected with olive oil to make it bigger. The unnamed 50-year-old was adm...

Could A Mediterranean Diet Strengthen Your Bones?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Olive oil may help to bolster up the bones, a study has shown. Evidence of the effect emerged from a study of men consuming an olive oil-rich Medit...

Mediterranean Diet Triples Chances Of IVF Success

The Huffington Post | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 08.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Women who cut back on their saturated fat intake may have a better chance of having a baby via IVF, suggest researchers from the Harvard School of Pub...

Do Avocados Combat Heart Disease And Keep You Looking Youthful?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Avocado oil may have anti-ageing properties like those attributed to olive oil, say researchers. Fat pressed from the exotic fruit could be a poten...

Why Frying Your Food Isn’t As Bad As You Think

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A new study has discovered that, contrary to popular belief, people who fry their food in sunflower or olive oil aren’t increasing their risks of he...

'La Dolce Vita': You are what you eat

Gino D'Acampo | Posted 04.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Gino D'Acampo

Yesterday I saw the news on the fact that the Mediterranean diet can help you live a longer life. I must tell you my friends this is not news to me. I know the secret to looking and feeling great comes down to what you are eating! Here are a few Mediterranean ideas to help boost your life expectancy.