Essential Fatty Acids

What are Essential Fatty Acids?
Essential Fatty Acids are fatty acids the body is unable to produce itself. But the body needs these fatty acids to function normally (that’s why they are c...
Wed, 6 Dec, 2017 at 11:45 AM
Why do we need (more) omega-3?
Omega-3 essential fatty acids are active in all cells and tissues in the body to assist for optimal performance. As the body does not produce Omega-3 itself...
Wed, 6 Dec, 2017 at 11:16 AM
What are DHA and EPA?
DHA: Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) is an omega-3 fatty acid that is a primary structural component of the human brain, cerebral cortex, skin, and retina. Doco...
Wed, 6 Dec, 2017 at 11:50 AM
Why is the omega-3 : omega-6 ratio of importance?
Our nutrition contains too much omega-6, which is the omega-3 counterpart. The ratio of omega-3 to omega-6 fatty acids in current nutrition is close to 1: 2...
Wed, 6 Dec, 2017 at 11:58 AM
What are Omega-6 fatty acids?
Omega 6 fatty acids are double carbonated fatty acids counted sixthly from the omega carbon atom. The omega is the last letter of the Greek alphabet. The om...
Wed, 6 Dec, 2017 at 11:41 AM
What are Omega-3 fatty acids?
Omega-3 fatty acids are polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs). The three types of omega-3 fatty acids involved in human physiology are α-linolenic acid (ALA) ...
Wed, 6 Dec, 2017 at 11:14 AM
The molecule structure of the fats
Ethyl esters are made with concentrated fish oils, making it possible to achieve higher concentrations of DHA / EPA. However the algae oil is a natural pro...
Thu, 28 Jun, 2018 at 10:11 AM