Olive Science


The Olive Wellness Institute is strictly committed to delivering evidence-based information that is based on the highest standards of research. Our Olive Science resource contains a wealth of information relating to the health benefits of all aspects of the olive tree.

You can either choose to search our literature database, or review the individual pages, which all contain credible, evidence-based information, that is fully referenced for your benefit.


There is a wealth of high quality research available with relation to the health benefits of Extra Virgin Olive Oil, the Mediterranean Diet and other aspects of the olive fruit and tree. (Extra Virgin Olive Oil is the principal culinary fat in the Mediterranean Diet).

Below, we have compiled some research articles on olive health and wellness, so you can easily find the information you may require for a paper, assessment, presentation or report.

The Olive Wellness Institute Olive Science Database contains articles which present a high quality of evidence. The Olive Wellness Institute is guided by an Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) approach, and values well-designed and well-conducted research. This allows individual health practitioners and professionals to use the best evidence when making decisions about the care of individual patients.*
*Masic I, Miokovic M, Muhamedagic B. Evidence Based Medicine – New Approaches and Challenges. Acta Inform Med. 2008;16(4):219–25.

Olive Science Articles Database


For published literature, a link is provided for each resource, where you can either download the related file, or find out where to access the full document. In cases where papers are not free access online, you may need to use academic access accounts, and/or purchase the full article from the publisher. This reference library does not contain all of the evidence related to olive nutrition, health and wellness that exists across the globe, but is intended to provide prominent research findings, that fit under common health and wellness categories of interest. If there is an area or article that is not included in our library, please email us at articles@olivewellnessinstitute.org, and we will do our best to accommodate your request.


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