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The Many Benefits of Lignans

Lignans

LIGNANS HEALTH BENEFITS Lignans are phytonutrients that have both soluble and insoluble fiber. Lignans are antioxidants that may also support the immune system and are excellent for balancing hormone levels in the body. In women, they help balance estrogen levels; in men, they help balance the testosterone-DHT relationship and inhibit certain enzymes needed to convert testosterone to DHT. This results in lower DHT levels, which may improve prostate health and may help maintian testosterone levels. In men, women and animals, lignans inhibit HSD enzyme, which helps reduce levels of the stress hormone, Cortisol. They also have anti-estrogenic effects and can...

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Essential Fatty Acids (EFA's) Are Essential

Essential Fatty Acids

    Essential Fatty Acids     Essential Fatty Acid Basics The body can synthesize most of the fats it needs from the diet. However, two essential fatty acids, linoleic and alpha-linolenic, cannot be synthesized in the body and must be obtained from food. These basic fats, found in plant foods, are used to build specialized fats called omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids.1 Omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids are important in the normal functioning of all tissues of the body. Deficiencies in these fatty acids lead to a host of symptoms and disorders including abnormalities in the liver and the kidneys, reduced...

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The Budwig Story, How the Budwig Protocol Came to America

Budwig Protocol

   Is This Miracle Combination the Secret to A Long Life? Read the facts then you decide. Dr. Budwig’s amazing discovery. In 1986 there was a landmark book published by William Fischer titled “How to Fight Cancer and Win”. In it Fischer revealed the work of Dr. Johanna Budwig, a 7-time Nobel Prize nominee for her work in nutrition. Because she was in East Germany, very little was known of her work in any western countries prior to this time. What Dr. Budwig focused on during her later years was the role of fats in the human body – specifically, the difference...

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Study Confirms Lignans May Prevent Prostate Cancer

Lignans

 Clinical studies confirm the lignans found in flaxseed are powerful cancer fighters. Flaxseeds contain as much as 400 times more lignans than any other vegetable source. Lignans are plant polphonmic substances.      Budwig Flax has the best flax lignans product available in our Vita Flax Complete. Check it out HERE    

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BREAST CANCER; MAKING THE CASE FOR LIGNAN FLAXSEED OIL.

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BREAST CANCER; MAKING THE CASE FOR LIGNAN FLAXSEED OIL.

The American Cancer Society reports that one in eight women will contract breast cancer. Unfortunately, breast cancer may be present for as long as four years before it can be detected by mammography or self-examination. Further, many women are under the misconception that if they do not have a family history of breast cancer, they need not be concerned. The truth is the majority of women today who are diagnosed with breast cancer show no family predisposition. The above facts call for every woman to implement a proactive approach to prevent the disease.We suggest that every woman take at least...

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