Tag Archives: omega-3

Ancient Chia Grain Makes a Comeback

Ancient Chia Grain Makes a Comeback

I am interested in the hopefully beneficial health effects of Salba. I read about the chia product in the Post some months ago. This supplement sounded wonderful, but only a few health stores carry it, and it is expensive. Bottom line: Is it worth the price? Jerry Florida The tiny seed of the Salvia hispanica […] ... More
Omega-3 Tackles Her Triglycerides

Omega-3 Tackles Her Triglycerides

Dear Dr. SerVaas, In response to Margaret Coy in your March/April 2009 issue, I would have to say that taking omega-3 definitely has a role in good health. My cholesterol has always been high, with triglycerides soaring above desired levels. Lipitor brought the LDL and HDL to appropriate levels but did not affect the triglycerides, […] ... More