What are some health benefits of flaxseed oil?


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2013-05-29 14:12:33
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Flaxseed oil has many potential health benefits. Some studies have suggested that it can give protection against breast, prostate and colon cancer. It can also reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease.

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Flaxseed oil helps joint-lubrication and constipation.

Fish oil is better. Flaxseed should only be taken if you are allergic to fish, a vegan or vegetarian. The negative of flaxseed is it will take much more of it to provide the omega3's than it would for fish oil.

Some common health benefits of sunflower oil include improving your heart health, arthritis prevention, being a natural moisturizer, and it's ability to prevent forms of cancer. For a full list of the benefits of sunflower oil you can visit the website 3 Fat Chicks.

It is called alsi ka tel . This oil is believed to be beneficial for overall health

Some of the health benefits of consuming peanut oil include the ability to lower cholesterol, decrease appetite for weight loss purposes, and its ability to prevent cancer.

Vanilla essential oil is reputed to have some health benefits. These include being an antioxidant, anti carcinogen, and antidepressant. It is also said to be an aphrodisiac and sedative.

What Flaxseed Is Used ForFlaxseed is most commonly used as a laxative.Flaxseed is also used for hot flashes and breast pain.Flaxseed oil is used for different conditions than flaxseed, including arthritis.Both flaxseed and flaxseed oil have been used for high cholesterol levels and in an effort to prevent cancer.

Flaxseed are "graines de lin" in French. Linseed or flaxseed oil is "huile de lin".

Yes,it does.But it is my understanding that you would need to take 10 -15 capsules in order to get the same benefits as taking the oil.

Some of the health benefits associated with lavender essential oil include the ability to remove tension, remove skin, and enhance blood circulation. Other benefit is its ability to treat respiratory problems.

Only the seeds (flaxseed) and oil of the flax plant (flaxseed oil) are used medicinally.

Oregano oil has many health benefits. It can help relieve congestion and reduce the negative effects of menopause. It also acts as an anti-allergen, a digestive aid, an antihistamine, and an anti-oxidant.

Does flaxseed cause women to develop facial hair Lav

no, oil wont rewrite your genetics.,

You can make oil out of some types of grains and other plant life. Oil can be made from sesame, olive, peanuts, corn, flaxseed, and vegetables.

You could, but I wouldn't recommend it.

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No, linseed oil can also be called flaxseed oil, but it is not the same as safflower oil.

Mixing incompatible medicines can get you killed ... or very sick. You can forget the flaxseed oil.

No. Actually, they are probably pretty good for dogs since they contain the same beneficial fats and oils that salmon oil has. Flaxseed oil will be good for a dog's skin and coat.

There's the whole seed, which could be ground into ground flax, or pressed to create flaxseed oil.

Flaxseed oil is an omega fatty acid. It has been found to reduce swelling in arthritis and help prevent heart disease. It also helps balance hormones.

Cod Liver Oil is fish oil very high in Omega 3's good for your health or you can take Omega 3 capsules

Flaxseed is an upright annual plant, that comes in two varieties, brown and golden. It have many health benefits, and is used an edible oil. 100 grams of flax seed has about 450 calories, 20 grams of protein, 28 grams of fiber, and 42 grams of fat.

It does, BUT there are better alternatives. Flaxseed oil has a greater potential.

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