substance produced by the liver, found in the bloodstream and is a vital constituent in all your body’s cells. Around 20% of the body’s total cholesterol is obtained from the diet and the body manufactures the rest. There are two types of cholesterol: HDL (high density lipoproteins) and LDL (low density lipoproteins).
Understanding how your testosterone, gut health and essential fatty acids function is an important way of maintaining a healthy body. To some extent the way they impact your body is out of your control.
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Essential fats Omega 3 and Omega 6 play a key role in improving energy levels, stamina, performance, recovery, healing and fat loss. They are essential for everyone on the track and in the gym. Healthy fats are not only a health requirement for every man, but also for every woman and child, the young and elderly. Essential fats may improve brain function, skin condition, digestion, cardiovascular health, immune function, joint function and general health.
There has been a lot written about the need to supplement our diets with fish oils. We have been swept along on wave after wave of articles on the benefits of fish oil Omega 3. Oil (fats) is part of our normal daily diet, however, whilst we have focused on oil supplements we have lost sight of the importance of getting our “foundation” oil intake right.
Boost your nutrition and up your fitness game using plant based essential fatty acids