Thursday, September 10, 2015
Lactating women should restrict flaxseed intake: Researchers Say, as reported by Annie-Rose Harrison-Dunn+ , 04-Sep-2015
Flaxseed intake during lactation should be limited as it may change maternal adrenal function, research in rats has suggested.
Link to her article: http://www.nutraingredients.com/Research/Lactating-women-should-restrict-flaxseed-intake-Researchers
This research was just reported in the British Journal of Nutrition. Link to abstract: http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=9942682
What can we take away from this?
Flaxseed has been shown to have several issues, particularly in lactating and pregnant women, and young children as well. This has not been the case for chia, so make the switch to chia, should you now be consuming flaxseed.
azCHIA says: Have you had your chia today?®