Posts Tagged ‘inflammation’

CLA: Conjugated Linoleic Acid

WHAT IS CLA? Conjugated Linoleic Acid (CLA) is a polyunsaturated fat found in linoleic acid, an essential fatty acid found mostly in plant oils. Naturally, CLA is a product of digestion by microbes in the first stomach (rumens) of grass-eating animals such as cows, so is found mainly in grass-fed beef and dairy products. Not…

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CLA

CLA: Conjugated Linoleic Acid Helping Your Body Burn Fat & Increase Lean Muscle Mass WHAT IS CLA? Conjugated Linoleic Acid (CLA) is a polyunsaturated fat found in linoleic acid, an essential fatty acid found mostly in plant oils. Naturally, CLA is a product of digestion by microbes in the first stomach (rumens) of grass-eating animals…

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Milk Thistle

Botanical  Information Native to the Mediterranean region, milk thistle preparations are derived from the seed, pod or fruit of the plant. Milk thistle gets its name from the milky white fluid that comes from the leaves when they are crushed. The active ingredient in milk thistle is Silymarin. Silymarin is a group of flavonoids thought…

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