Proven Benefits of Flax - not just oil
27 identifiable tumor reducing compounds
Reduced tumors - Flaxseed has 100 times lignan than
the next best source
blood pressure and cholesterol
Cholesterol goes up to plug the holes, adrenaline
goes up (flight of fight response). 6 months later
if no omega 3, cholesterol is still high, adrenal
exhaustion. Reduces blockages
ending in itis and Lupus, autoimmune disorders
inflammation due to an overabundance of omega 6,
found in olive oil, canola oil, etc... Getting too
much causes and imbalance of Omega 3 and 6. Balance
should be 1 to 6, currently 1 to 20. Makes your
body produce Protoglandin 2 series of Protoglandin
responsible for inflammation
Hair and Nails - Eczema and Psoriasis - Makes hair silky,
oils body from the inside out
Disorders - Usually caused by blockages in those special
areas, aphrodisiac of the 90's.
blood sugar - stops cravings for sweets. Check your
blood sugar regularly and adjust insulin.
- water retention, adema, moods, etc...
metabolic rate, oxidates the blood
- helps especially with hyperactivity - A baby carried
by an omega 3 deficient mother cannot grow a full brain
Rudin states that the major cause of mental illness
is Omega 3 fatty acid deficiency.
Flax Is Not Equal
be grown above the 53rd parallel. The long cool days
increase the amount of Omega 3 in the seed.
grown in the south has a peanut taste indicating a higher
Omega 6 content.
flax taste is a cross between walnut and grass indicating
a higher Omega 3 content.
Flax is milled into a hopper and then shipped in paper
flour bags, not refrigerated and then packaged, in turn
reducing the shelf life. Our flax is milled into the
package and vacuum-sealed within 30 seconds. Our package
has a shelf life of 18 months.
flax is cleaned for Human Consumption; it's 99.99% clean.
Before we buy our flax we test the bins:
content must be at least 45%.
for bacterial plate count for Salmonella and Ecoli.
have the vitamins and minerals we say it has.
only mill the best of the best!
flax has lower Cadmium levels than southern flax. There
are only 2 growing areas in North America that low Cadmium
Flax can be produced.
Valley Organic Growers Association's land has only been
farmed for the last 50 years. The soil has been glaciated
which dropped the minerals in the soil. The farmers
rotate their crops and are certified organic OPAM.
flax companies pour sesame and sunflower seeds in their
product, so the fatty acids are balanced which does
not help you overcome your Omega 6 overabundance. They
actually do this to cover up the rancidity of their
flaxseed contains fiber, mucilage, lignin, protein, omega
3 fatty acids, etc. Fiber in the bowel acts as a cancer
fighter, mucilage for stabilization of blood suger and
respiratory system and lignin - the tumor fighter.
1.5 grams of omega 3 minimum if you wish to balance
the over abundance of omega 6 in other food.
tablespoons of flaxseed a day give 3.9 grams of omega
- flaxseed swells up to 8x's its size, it is very important
that you drink 8 to 10oz of water this will help the process
along with by flushing your body of unwanted toxins and
Our Northern Edge Whole Milled Flaxseed, grown
north of the 53rd parallel, combines the benefits obtained
from consuming flaxseed oil, fibre products, lignan and
mucilage (soluble fibre), and high quality protein all
in one complete wholesome product, as NATURE intended.
Note: Flaxseed is heavy - there is additional shipping
and handling fees depending on the number of boxes.