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flaxseed

[′flak‚sēd]
(botany)
The seed obtained from the seed flax plant; a source of linseed oil. Also known as linseed.
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"Flaxseeds or chia seeds offer good sources of alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), which are unsaturated fatty acids that convert to omega-3 fatty acids typically found in fish," said Linda Van Horn, a registered dietitian and professor in the department of preventive medicine at Northwestern University in Chicago.
To get the most nutrients out of flaxseeds, use ground flaxseed; whole flaxseeds aren't broken down in your digestive tract.
Table IV.- Effect of concentrations and technological form of flaxseed supplementation on the physico-chemical quality of indigenous rabbits.
Flaxseeds (flax), tiny and unassuming, may not garner a second glance, but this humble little seed is a big crowd pleaser.
Clearspring Organic Plant Protein Powder -- 100% Flaxseed 350g -- RRP [pounds sterling]5.89
The batter will keep in the fridge for up to three days but may need a splash of milk to loosen the mixture as the flaxseed will continue to swell.
From boosting digestive and brain health to providing skin and hair benefits to reduce the risk of cancer, flaxseed oil can be the key to a healthy living.
9 Flaxseeds. Flaxseeds, or linseeds, are small, brown on tan seeds with a wide variety of nutritional benefits.
This flaxseed and vanilla smoothie bowl takes less than 10 minutes to make for breakfast, helps you work towards your five a day - and is dairy-free.
Material and Methods: Experimental study has been performed to study the effect of flaxseed oil on the lipofundin induced hepatotoxicity.
A Flaxseed, also called linseed, provides the brain with powerful antioxidants, along with the essential polyunsaturated omega-3 and omega-6 fats, which help build cell membranes throughout the body and must be derived from the diet.
Budwig recommended adding flaxseed oil to the daily diet and deleting commercially preserved foods.