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What does Supercritical Concentration mean?

With tradicional methods, omega-3 is usually obtained from small size marine fish or fish-by products by a physical process that implies cooking, pressing and centrifuging. These methods produce a fish oil with a lot of impurities and low contents of omega-3 (less than 30%) that must be refined (using high temperatures and/or organic solvents to remove impurities and toxic compounds) and, later, concentrated (with procedures that are not able to isolate […]

 
 
 
 

Omega-3 fatty acids could increase life expectancy

The benefits of omega-3 fatty acids to cardiovascular health have been known for some time. But now, a recent study by the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) and the University of Washington suggests that elderly people with high blood levels of omega-3 fatty acids, the fatty acids found in fish, could see their overall risk of mortality reduced by 27% and their risk of mortality due to heart disease […]

 
 
 
 

The importance of being Omega-3

Do you know Omega-3 fatty acids? Do you want to know why they are the source of much talk? If so, in this space, that we hope to share with you, we would like to introduce EPA and DHA (both of them Omega-3 fatty acids) to you and talk about the major role they play in the development and maintenance of our health. EPA and DHA (whose full names are […]