What are Eskimo-3 Extra High Strength Omega-3 Fish Oil Capsules?
A high quality fish oil concentrate, which provides important omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA in their optimal concentration, a 3:2 ratio.
What is EPA & DHA?
EPA stands for Eicosapentaenoic Acid, while DHA refers to Docosahexaenoic Acid. Both EPA and DHA belong to the group of omega-3 fatty acids.
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) is found in cold-water fatty fish, such as salmon, while Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) is a polyunsaturated omega-3 fatty acid found throughout the Body.
What are the benefits of Omega-3 fatty acids?
Omega-3 fatty acids, including EPA & DHA, may respectively have positive effects on heart disease, lung disease, depression, type two diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, obesity, lupus, ulcerative colitis, crohn disease, anorexia nervosa, burns, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, and the Menopause.
An increase of EPA within the diet is thought to be beneficial towards high blood pressure and inflammation. DHA acts as a major structural component within the brain and retina, contributing to 97 & 93 percent of the omega-3 content respectively. DHA is also highly regarded for developing the brain of a young infant and for the treatment of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) at a young age.