Omega’s Medical Benefits
Flax seeds contain both soluble and insoluble fiber, with insoluble fiber in the form of cellulose and lignin comprising the larger proportion. The National Cancer Institute recognized fiber to be important in the prevention of various cancers, including colon cancer.
Because ancient herbalists recognized that the mucilaginous qualities of flax seeds offered relief to sufferers of chronic constipation, they recommended ingesting a tea made of ground flax seeds. Modern day herbalists recognize the wisdom of the ancients and continue to offer the flax seed remedy to their patients.
Flax seed oil contains Omega-3 alpha linolenic acid, an essential fatty acid necessary for regulating a host of bodily functions. Because the human body does not manufacture the essential Omega-3 fatty acid, people must consume it from food sources. Flax is one of the few plant foods that contains the alpha linolenic acid;
The Omega-3 in flax is similar to that in fish but not identical. Some claim Omega-3 from flax may not have the same cardiac benefit as fish oil, but that view is controversial. Fish oils contain two fatty acids, EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid) and DHA (docosahexanoic acid) that flax seed oil does not contain. However, the body can manufacture the EPA and DHA fatty acids from flax seed oil when other oils are eliminated from the diet, suggesting that flax seed oil can have the same benefit as fish oil.
Just as amino acids are the building blocks of protein, essential fatty acids such as Omega-3 fats, are the building blocks of prostaglandins, hormonelike substances present in both male and female reproductive glands. The prostaglandins may also aid in regulating blood pressure.
Omega 369 Plus is a unique proprietary blend from 3 of the most nutritious seeds and was specially formulated to provide excellent nutrition and support for good health. it provides essential vitamins, minerals, fatty acids known as Omega 3 6 9. and lignans which help the digestive system by preventing chronic constipation and a myriad of other diseases caused by bad nutrition and the absence of Omega fatty acids.
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