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Alpha-Linolenic Acid is a fatty acid and organic compound found in many common vegetable oils and is involved in the formation of prostaglandins. Related names: ALA; alpha Linolenic Acid; a-Linolenic acid; Flaxseed (Linum usitatissimum) Oil.
Fasting-mimicking diet shows unique benefits in cardiovascular health, study finds

Fasting-mimicking diet shows unique benefits in cardiovascular health, study finds

Modeling a sustainable plant-based healthy diet for a dietary transition in the United States

Modeling a sustainable plant-based healthy diet for a dietary transition in the United States

Omega-3s in the spotlight: The impact of EPA and DHA on athlete health and performance

Omega-3s in the spotlight: The impact of EPA and DHA on athlete health and performance

Balancing nutritional needs in children: Study highlights risks in plant-based and meat-based diets

Balancing nutritional needs in children: Study highlights risks in plant-based and meat-based diets

Is a vegan diet a healthy choice for kids?

Is a vegan diet a healthy choice for kids?

Is hemp the superfood vegetarians have been waiting for?

Is hemp the superfood vegetarians have been waiting for?

Study explores lipid and metabolic alterations in HIV/TB co-infected patients

Study explores lipid and metabolic alterations in HIV/TB co-infected patients

Eating foods high in omega-3 fatty acids may lead to slower physical decline in people with ALS

Eating foods high in omega-3 fatty acids may lead to slower physical decline in people with ALS

KU investigator develops treatment for stroke, heart disease, other metabolic diseases

KU investigator develops treatment for stroke, heart disease, other metabolic diseases

Fatty fish intake decreases lipophilic index, increases cell membrane fluidity

Fatty fish intake decreases lipophilic index, increases cell membrane fluidity

Nuts for the brain: Study shows nut consumption boosts memory and brain health in seniors

Nuts for the brain: Study shows nut consumption boosts memory and brain health in seniors

Evidence suggests plant-based diets reduce blood pressure

Evidence suggests plant-based diets reduce blood pressure

The potential anti-cancer and antioxidant properties of walnuts

The potential anti-cancer and antioxidant properties of walnuts

Do walnuts affect neuropsychological development in healthy adolescents?

Do walnuts affect neuropsychological development in healthy adolescents?

What effect do nuts have on gastrointestinal health?

What effect do nuts have on gastrointestinal health?

Can increasing nut intake prevent frailty in older women?

Can increasing nut intake prevent frailty in older women?

Higher levels of omega 3 fatty acids in seafood associated with lower risk of chronic kidney disease

Higher levels of omega 3 fatty acids in seafood associated with lower risk of chronic kidney disease

The role of omega-3 and omega-6 metabolites during pregnancy

The role of omega-3 and omega-6 metabolites during pregnancy

Walnut consumption may have a protective effect against academic stress in university students

Walnut consumption may have a protective effect against academic stress in university students

Genetic background plays a role in regulating the metabolism of essential polyunsaturated fatty acids

Genetic background plays a role in regulating the metabolism of essential polyunsaturated fatty acids