Daleen interviews Sally Carstens on tips to conceal the taste of fish oil supplements, recommended daily maintenance dosage, building your fatty acid pool due to deficiency – and what the symptoms are of essential fatty acid deficiency. Please follow and like us:

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Daleen Totten interviews Sally Carstens on the recently published Swedish study, showing enhanced development of literacy and overall learning ability of MAINSTREAM school children using the premium product eye q with a specific combination of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. Please follow and like us:

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Omega-3 benefits, as well as various other fish oil supplements have risen in global popularity in recent years. Believed to improve circulation around the body, omega-3 supplements are often marketed towards improving the function of the heart as well as offering relief from inflammation of conditions such as arthritis, and so have become a staple […]

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Most people are aware of the importance of healthy fats and oils in the diet. The ‘fat wars’ have been waged relentlessly in print and social media and books – but what makes a fat good or bad? In the past, there has been much confusion over fats and oils, with people even selecting vegetable […]

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People are often confused about exactly what an EFA is, what it does, and why it is (or they are) important in the human diet. Then, just to add to the puzzle, there’s the often contentious debate about which fatty acids are actually ‘essential’. Sandi Nye takes a look at these fascinating molecules. Are only […]

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Should we be consuming low-fat or high-fat foods? What are omegas, are they important and where do you get them? Ian Craig answers your questions. People form their opinions from what they read or what they are told. Indeed, we were told 20 years ago that food should always be low in fat. This theme […]

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Processes of inflammation occur in our bodies day and night. Depending largely on what we eat, they can be helpful and healing, or the forerunners of disease. Infammation is the life-saving component of one’s immune system that helps fend off bacteria, viruses, fungi and other pathogenic invaders. It also helps damaged tissues repair themselves. Inflammation […]

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Do you feel sad, empty, fatigued? Are you experiencing a loss of interest in everyday activities, do you suffer from insomnia or sleep excessively, have you noticed significant changes in your weight? Do you feel worthless, hopeless, lonely, apathetic and miserable? These can all be symptoms of depression. If you feel this way, the good […]

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Thank you for a great and informative mag. Your article on ‘fats and oils’ in the April 2017 issue was excellent! This is the first time that I read that seed oils are actually ‘trash’. I have been using hemp seed oil as it is claimed to have many health benefits (Google it!). Since your […]

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Adolescence is a crucial period of rapid change. A focus on sensible nutrition during these years can help to lay the foundation for a long and healthy life. This article highlights the role of key nutrients and where best to find them. Adolescence is the gateway to adult- hood, not only heralding critical physical changes […]

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