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Women's Health

Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA) Helping Maintain and Regulate Healthy Body Function

Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA) is an important Omega Fatty Acid that plays many roles within the body including: hormone regulation, anti-inflammation signaling, bone health regulation, tear formation, cardiovascular and weight management and maintenance of skin, hair and nail health. A Lack of sufficient GLA can cause problems related to these functions.

GLA Deficiency, A Key Factor in Women's Health

In women, a  deficiency in synthesis of GLA is the suggested cause of many symptoms associated with premenstrual syndrome, mastalgia and menopause.  Research has found that during these times the measurable levels of GLA are significantly lower than usual. This could be due to the reduced activity of particular enzymes needed to make GLA.


Nature's Source of Highly Active GLA: Blackcurrant Seed Oil

Blackcurrant Seed Oil is one of only a few natural sources of this important Omega Fatty Acid. Supplemental GLA overcomes the issue of inefficient synthesis within the body. This is a problem that affecting all people but becomes more common with age, poor nutrition, illness and environmental factors plus. Women going through  PMS and menopause also experience levels of GLA synthesis. This was highlighted in a recent study "Abnormal Essential Fatty Acid Levels in Plasma of Women with Premenstrual Syndrome”, which concluded that women suffering from PMS actually have an impaired conversion of dietary linolenic acid to GLA.

Along with menopause and PMS; skin, hair, and nail health can benefit from GLA supplementation

The Health Benefits Of GLA

Please follow the links below to see how Blackcurrant Seed Oil and Blackcurrant Anthocyanins are able to help with the health concerns commonly affecting women.

If you would like to learn more about the amazing health benefits of Blackcurrant Seed Oil, please follow the link below

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