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What Are Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Essential Fatty Acids?
According to http://www.pcrm.org/:According to http://www.p...
What Are Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Essential Fatty Acids?
According to http://www.pcrm.org/:According to http://www.p...
What Are Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Essential Fatty Acids?
According to http://www.pcrm.org/:According to http://www.p...
What Are Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Essential Fatty Acids?
According to http://www.pcrm.org/:According to http://www.p...
What Are Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Essential Fatty Acids?
According to http://www.pcrm.org/:According to http://www.p...
What Are Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Essential Fatty Acids?
According to http://www.pcrm.org/:According to http://www.p...
What Are Some Good Sources of Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Some Good Sources of Essential Fatty Acids?
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So What Dr. Oz have to say aboutSo What Dr. Oz have to say about
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What Are Essential Fatty Acids?

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A short pdf presentation explaining what essential fatty acids are, why they are critical to have in your diet and some sources of them.

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What Are Essential Fatty Acids?

  1. 1. What Are Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Essential Fatty Acids? According to http://www.pcrm.org/:According to http://www.pcrm.org/: The body can synthesize most of theThe body can synthesize most of the fats it needs from the diet.fats it needs from the diet.
  2. 2. What Are Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Essential Fatty Acids? According to http://www.pcrm.org/:According to http://www.pcrm.org/: However,However, two essential fatty acids,two essential fatty acids, linolenic and linoleic acid, cannot belinolenic and linoleic acid, cannot be synthesized in the body and must besynthesized in the body and must be obtained from food.obtained from food.
  3. 3. What Are Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Essential Fatty Acids? According to http://www.pcrm.org/:According to http://www.pcrm.org/: These basic fats, found in plant foods,These basic fats, found in plant foods, are used to build specialized fatsare used to build specialized fats called omega-3 and omega-6 fattycalled omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids.acids.
  4. 4. What Are Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Essential Fatty Acids? According to http://www.pcrm.org/:According to http://www.pcrm.org/: Omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids areOmega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids are important in the normal functioningimportant in the normal functioning of all tissues of the body.of all tissues of the body.
  5. 5. What Are Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Essential Fatty Acids? According to http://www.pcrm.org/:According to http://www.pcrm.org/: Deficiencies in theseDeficiencies in these fatty acidsfatty acids leadlead to a host of symptoms and disordersto a host of symptoms and disorders including abnormalities in the liverincluding abnormalities in the liver and the kidneys, reduced growthand the kidneys, reduced growth rates, decreased immune function,rates, decreased immune function, depression, and dryness of the skin.depression, and dryness of the skin.
  6. 6. What Are Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Essential Fatty Acids? According to http://www.pcrm.org/:According to http://www.pcrm.org/: Adequate intake of theAdequate intake of the essential fatty acidsessential fatty acids results inresults in numerous health benefits.numerous health benefits.
  7. 7. What Are Some Good Sources of Essential Fatty Acids?What Are Some Good Sources of Essential Fatty Acids? 1) Grass fed beef and other pasture-raised meats1) Grass fed beef and other pasture-raised meats 2) Cheese, Yougurt, Butter and other dairy products2) Cheese, Yougurt, Butter and other dairy products from pasture-fed cowsfrom pasture-fed cows 3) Organic, free-range eggs from locally-raised3) Organic, free-range eggs from locally-raised chickenschickens 4) Edamame, or green soybeans4) Edamame, or green soybeans 5) Wild rice5) Wild rice 6) Walnuts6) Walnuts 7) Kidney Beans7) Kidney Beans 8) Flax seeds and oil8) Flax seeds and oil 9) Wild Salmon and other oily fish9) Wild Salmon and other oily fish 10) Fish oil and10) Fish oil and krill oil supplementskrill oil supplements
  8. 8. So What Dr. Oz have to say aboutSo What Dr. Oz have to say about the essential fatty acids in krill oil?the essential fatty acids in krill oil? To Find Out,To Find Out, CLICK HERECLICK HERE

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