NorthernEdge® Milled Flaxseed is a “whole food” that provides total nutrition & energy. It is also excellent for regulating weight & metabolism. Contains Alpha Linolenic Acid (ALA), the vegetable source of Omega 3 fatty acid. Omega 3 fatty acid is crucial to brain and heart function and is widely deficient in modern people. NorthernEdge® Flaxseed also contains lignans, which are protective anti-oxidants.
Benefits of Milled Flaxseed:
Controls weight by emulsifying fat in the body and moving it along.
Controls sugar cravings by providing a super food with vitamins & minerals.
Great source of protein, vitamins, minerals, and enzymes.
Excellent source of Omega 3’s for heart and brain function.
Lowers cholesterol. Prevents heart disease
Reduces arthritis and other inflammation and pain.
Lowers blood sugar. Contains 27 anti-cancer compounds.
Excellent fiber source. Softens the stool & makes bowel elimination easier.
Helps alleviate stress & depression. Crucial to nerve function.
Quality of the skin, hair and nails are improved.
Improves colon health. Cleans excess mucus & other debris from small intestine.
Enhance the immune response, or tones it down if it is in hyper mode.
Reduces inflammation, which improves many conditions.
Helps female problems, including menopause & fibroids, balances hormones.
Has 22% protein, and it is complete with all 9 essential amino acids. It is a good source of highly absorbable potassium, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, iron, copper, zinc, manganese, selenium and boron. It also has generous amounts of Vitamins A (Beta Carotene), B-1, B-2, B-3, B-6, B-12 & E. Northern Edge®Flaxseed is certified organically-grown in a large region of farms at the far northern edge of Canada, which have been growing organically for over 30 years. The soil in this region is free of toxic metals like cadmium (a heavy metal that is 1000x more toxic than lead and present in many other brands of flaxseed). Milling exposes nutrients & makes it easily digestible.
Vacuumed sealed for complete freshness. Keep refrigerated after opening.