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New book explains plants, medicine
...mbining a certain herbal therapy --as one example, flaxseed
oil -- with conventional treatments -- blood thinners -- which can put people at risk of developing hemorrhagic stroke. There are countless such descriptions. There are lightly written sidebars in each chapter, extolling the healthy properties of ...
New evidence that dietary soy and flaxseed have positive effect on obesity and diabetes
...ant source of isoflavones in the human diet, while flaxseed
is the richest source of lignans. The Effect of ...ction on fat decomposition. Studies on the role of flaxseed
and its components in obesity and diabetes in humans are limited. Accordingly, a study entitled, Th...
Experts offer the skinny on search for healthy fat
...nd vegetable cooking oils, except canola, olive or flaxseed
oil. "Most of the margarine and vegetable spreads...lly have high levels of omega-6, except canola and flaxseed
oil," Watkins says. "So if you are concerned about the amount of fat in your diet, you shouldn't buy...
Flaxseed may fight breast cancer in postmenopausal women
...animal models of breast cancer have suggested that flaxseed
may reduce chemical markers associated with an inc...ements of either zero, five or ten grams of ground flaxseed
for seven week cycles over the course of a year. Consumption of five or ten grams of flax significa...
Significant health benefits of a daily fish meal as part of a weight loss regimen
... n-3 fatty acids (foundin ocean fish as well as in flaxseed
oil) is its protective effect aginstcardiovascular diesease. Mori and colleagues at the University of WesternAustralia have found that overweight patients being treated for hypertensionwere able to realize significant health improvements--not only in...
Nuts And Oats May Build A Strong Heart
...sused in most full-fat commercial salad dressings, flaxseed
oil anda leafy vegetable called smooth purslane which is eaten mainly in Greece.Albert stressed that...