Why is that problem? Well, your body makes beneficial prostaglandins (which are hormone-like substances) from these essential fatty acids. These 'good' prostaglandins help to prevent inflammation and pain (including period pains), regulate the immune system and reduce abnormal blood clotting. But the body can also produce ﾑbadﾒ prostaglandins which increase inflammation, pain and abnormal blood clotting. These 'bad' prostaglandins are produced from Omega 6 fatty acids whereas the 'good' anti-inflammatory prostaglandins are produced from Omega 3 oils.
That is why having a good ratio of Omega 6 to Omega 3 fatty acids is so important. Years ago we...
With all the news in the press about the benefits of having good levels of vitamin D e.g. prevention of cancer, especially breast cancer, heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and osteoporosis it is important that you know whether or not you are lacking in this vital vitamin by taking a simple blood test.
As well as all of these benefits, it is now thought that having good levels of vitamin D can help slow down the ageing process and...
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The UK's leading nutritionist and women's health expert Dr. Marilyn Glenville PhD has formulated a brand new Vitamin D3 Support in association with The Natural Health Practice. This easy to take, family friendly vitamin D3 helps contribute to the maintenance of normal bones and muscle, as well as normal function of the immune system.
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