New research suggests that extra-virgin olive oil may protect the brain from Alzheimer’s disease symptoms.

Alzheimer’s disease is estimated to affect approximately 5 million people in the United States. The neurodegenerative disease is progressive and cannot yet be cured or reversed. But new research moves closer to a prevention – and potentially reversing – strategy, by studying the effects of extra-virgin olive oil on the cognitive performance (thinking) and brain … Read more

Mr. Russo-Tiesi talks about his NYIOOC award on OliveOilTimes

This article originally appeared on *** Since winning two gold awards at the 20016 New York International Olive Oil Competition, Salvatore Russo-Tiesi says his Bono USA, Inc. has flourished. The company represents Bonolio Sas, a large extra virgin olive oil producer in Italy. “Our concentration is on quality and authenticity,” he said of the … Read more