Omega-6 fatty acidsOmega-6 fatty acids
17 Jan.
A healthy diet contains a balance of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. Omega-3 fatty acids help reduce inflammation, and some omega-6 fatty acids tend to promote it....
Omega 3 fatty acidOmega 3 fatty acid
24 Nov.
Sources of omega 3 fatty acids Salmon, flax seeds and walnuts are excellent sources of omega 3 fatty acids....
What are amino acids?What are amino acids?
04 Jan.
But animal foods contain a higher percentage of fat. Proteins that come from food, break down in the body into amino acids. Then they reach organs and tissues through the blood....
Linoleic AcidLinoleic Acid
01 Apr.
Linoleic Acid is a polyunsaturated omega-6 fatty acid which is of exceptional importance for the skin's defensive functions. It's used in the biosynthesis of some prostaglandins and arachidonic acid....
Oleic AcidOleic Acid
12 Mar.
Omega-9 essential fatty acids are essential only to a certain degree, they can be produced by omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. Sources of Oleic Acid As mentioned, the best source of oleic acid is olive oil....
Malic AcidMalic Acid
07 Mar.
Malic acid belongs to the group of fruit acids because it is found primarily in fruits. Uses of Malic Acid Malic acid is used in the food industry under the name E296....
Aspartic AcidAspartic Acid
27 Nov.
Aspartic acid is one of the 2 main excitatory amino acids in the brain - the other being glutamine. Benefits of Aspartic Acid Aspartic acid is needed to maintain balance in the central nervous system....
Arachidonic AcidArachidonic Acid
28 Oct.
It greatly depends on the balance of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in consumed food....
Nicotinic AcidNicotinic Acid
25 May
Hence, pellagra is the result of nicotinic acid deficiency. Functions of Nicotinic Acid Nicotinic acid has many important functions....
Ascorbic AcidAscorbic Acid
21 May
Ascorbic acid, also known as vitamin C and L-ascorbic acid, is a water soluble vitamin....
Salicylic AcidSalicylic Acid
10 Aug.
It is well dissolved in fat, so it has a good exfoliating effect, as it has the ability to pass through the fat layer and penetrate deep into the skin. This ability is crucial for the treatment of acne....
Folic AcidFolic Acid
20 Jan.
The three main components of folic acid are PABA, glutamic acid and pteridin....
Lipoic acidLipoic acid
04 Dec.
Human bodies may not be as effective in the production of energy from carbohydrates and fats, without the help of lipoic acid....
Citric AcidCitric Acid
28 Nov.
In most cases, the proposed product is synthetically derived tartaric acid, but they call it citric acid instead. By definition, citric acid, also known as tartaric acid, is a white crystalline organic acid....
Foods That Save us from High Stomach AcidsFoods That Save us from High Stomach Acids
29 Oct.
Fish and other seafood Fish, squid, shrimp, mussels and other seafood are rich in the acid taurine, which easily deals with stomach acids. Just like calcium, taurine helps to limit acids....