5lb Bag (80oz) Brown Whole Flax Seed & T.H.E. Amazing Flax Cookbook (over 200 recipes)



Organic Brown Whole Flax Seeds with T.H.E Amazing Flax Cookbook (over 200 flax recipes)

The most-powerful trend is consumers’ desire for Functional foods and ingredients that are “naturally functional.”Natural-Product-Food-Trends -2017

  • Flaxseed is the richest plant source of omega 3 oil and has 580 published human studies on its benefits (with inflammation the single-largest area of research). It is not surprising that consumer awareness of the importance of omega 3 oil in flaxseed as an important functional food ingredient, has attracted consumer attention. http://www.nutraceuticals world.com
  • When Introducing more healthy fats into the diet, you feel fuller longer, which means you can cut back on other foods, and reduce overall calorie intake, and possibly leading to easier weight loss and/or better weight management. https://www.socialnature.com/blog/natural-product-food-trends-for-2017

Health Benefits Reported In Scientific Literature*

  • Reduction of LDL cholesterol and triglycerides . may reduce heart arrhythmia during “coronary events” (Bierenbaum and Alexander)
  • Anti-inflammatory effects . . . (Zurier and Kelly)
  • Natural laxative effects of the dietary fiber . . . (Cunnane)
  • Helps glucose control in diabetics . . . (Cunnane)
  • Softens skin and improves coat (fur) of animals . . . (Simopoulos)
  • Reduces some psoriasis in people and other animals . . . (Simopoulos)
  • Relieves renal disease (kidney function) (Lupus nephritis) with favorable effects on plasma lipids and blood pressure (Clark, Parbtani)**

*Reference: US department of agriculture.
**NDSU leaflet, FLAXSEED as Functional Food for People and as Feed for Other Animal