Flax Seed Oil

The Benefits of Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Blood Pressure

…working properly, LDL cholesterol levels go down, and HDL levels go up. In general, freshly ground flaxseed is better than flax oil, because you’re assured the oil in the seed is fresh, plus you’re getting extra fiber and plant lignans. Simply grind two tablespoons of flaxseed and sprinkle on food…

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5 Heart-Healthy Snacks

…with olive oil and Italian seasonings and enjoy. Or, for a slightly different variation dip sliced vegetables in hummus. Heart-health snack #2. Trail Mix: Choose any combination of almonds, dry-roasted soybeans, dates, dried cranberries, peanuts, pumpkin seeds, raisins, sunflower seeds, and walnuts…

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