What is Eskimo-3 Little Cubs Omega-3 Orange Fish Oil Liquid?
A high quality fish oil liquid concentrate for children aged 1-12. Made from sustainable sources of oily fish living off the coast of Peru, it provides high levels of EPA with DHA.
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.