Optimizing Lignan Extraction from Flaxseed

In addition to being bountiful sources of omega-3 oils, flaxseed also contains high levels of lignans, plant phytoestrogens and antioxidants that have received lots of interest for their potential health benefits. Ingestion of lignans may be associated with preventing cancer, relieving menopausal symptoms such as hot flashes, moderating blood glucose levels, protecting the cardiovascular system Read the rest of this article

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