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Omega 3 Foods Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Omega 3 Foods.

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The Mega Benefits of Omega 3s

In a college nutrition class I took back in the 90s, I overheard a classmate boasting to a small group about how she only ate fat-free food. Most of America was still in the clutches of the fat-free craze, and my classmate’s views weren’t...  Read more

Reduce Asthma Symptoms with Omega 3s

Omega-3 fatty acids seem to be good for everything, and a new study of their effect on exercise-induced asthma is yet another example of the benefits of this healthy type of fat. A study at Indiana University found that adults with mild-to-moderate p...  Read more

Wild or Farmed Fish: What's Better?

These days, an increasing number of health-conscious consumers are choosing to eat fish for its heart-healthy benefits. The American Heart Association recommends that adults eat fish twice a week to meet their needs for omega-3 fatty acids, but how d...  Read more

The Quest for Functional Foods

All kinds of foods provide nutrients that your body needs. But some foods, known as "functional foods," do more for you body than just provide nutrients. They may also play a role in the prevention and treatment of certain chronic diseases....  Read more

A Healthy Diet for Dealing with Depression

Although the foods you eat cannot treat depression, your diet does have significant effects on your mood, energy levels, mental health, and your ability to cope with stress. If you suffer from depression or seasonal affective disorder (SAD), certain...  Read more

How do I delete custom foods from my food tracker?
Updated 11/18/2014 3:12:55 PM

I accidentally added my custom breakfast twice and can't figure out how to delete it. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!...  Read more

What are foods i can get that are low in calories
Updated 11/18/2014 8:48:12 AM

What are foods i can get that are low in calories but fill me up? Just started my diet 5 days ago and im sooooo hungry!...  Read more

I'm having a lot of trouble with food lately. I wa
Updated 11/17/2014 3:47:34 PM

I'm having a lot of trouble with food lately. I want to lose around 8lbs, but I keep binging and feeling super guilty afterward. I can't control myself. Can someone help me? I don't know what to do....  Read more

I made a mistake adding a food to the app. How d
Updated 11/17/2014 8:53:50 AM

I made a mistake adding a food to the app. How do I delete this food? ...  Read more

Tracking food
Updated 11/17/2014 6:20:12 AM

Why is it so hard to find matches to the food I enter? Can I see what the people enter?? How do I know what a serving is? I've used another food logger and it was way easier...maybe I just need to get used to it?...  Read more

Fat-Fighting Four

Calcium, Vitamin D, Omega-3s, and Fiber. Make it simple. Calcium food sources: Fat-free milk and low-fat dairy, spinach, kale, broccoli, and white beans. Vitamin D food Sources: Salmon and sardines, fortified Milk, a vitamin D supplement, eggs Omeg...  Read more

If your Depressed or in a Blue Mood try this

Olive Oil reduces inflamation in the brain. People who eat a lot of trans fat that are found in donuts, pasteries, crackers and the like, are more likely to have inflamation of the brain which causes depression. Dehydration can also cause a person...  Read more

CHOCOLATE LOVERS UNITE!!

Are you PASSIONATE about chocolate? Do you see it as a food group?! Join other Chocoholics for discussions, recipe-swapping, & help in keeping this important food group alive!...  Read more

Are You Spending Too Much for Omega-3's?

In 2008, over-the-counter fish oil supplement sales in the United States nearly topped $740 million. Add to that the additional $1.8 billion spent on other omega-3 fortified foods like margarine and peanut butter and you can see that omega-3 is big b...  Read more

Is There Any Benefit to an Anti-Inflammation Diet?

The body's immune system is a marvelous thing. When an unwanted antigen invades the body, armies of white blood cells work hard to provide protection. The body produces antibodies to destroy whatever it perceives to be harmful. Typically, that means...  Read more