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Adding seed oil fraction which is relatively resistant to oxidation, adds flavor and increases shelf life. So what about Omega-9s? You now know the best cold press juicers in to choose from. There are so many studies about fatty acids and especially about ratios. There seem to be too many variables here to use the lack of certain diseases in our ancient ancestors as evidence to support your argument. Wondering if you knew how significant the nutrient loss through oxidation is if I juice in the morning and consume it 5 hours later.
Why does this benefit me?
I was 35kg 13 months ago, I suffer from anorexia. I now weigh 44kg. I do eat salmon, flaxseed oil, loads of quinoa and a fair bit of omega 3 but I certainly do not think it would outweigh the amount of omega 6 in my diet. My diet is also high healthy low gi carbohydrates. My experience with omega 6: It was was prescribed to me by my doctor never mind what for , who said to take mg a day. I blamed it on too much pizza: So, all in all, I decided to stop taking the primerose oil.
I know that this kind of natural medicine is becoming more popular and maybe it helps some but after my last experiences I start trusting Doctor Google more than regular ones.. However, I developed a lipoma on my shoulder last month and have just found out according that lipoma could be due to excess Omega 6 intake. I have found a great oil that contains everything needed it is new to the USA.
I had myself tested first. My understanding is that fish does contain some amount of naturally occurring omega 6. I just checked Wikipedia and it says this on fish oil: What the asterisk might indicate is that fish oil capsules might contain little or no omega 6 if the omega 3 in the capsule is concentrated to a high level. If thats it, then it would also be fair to say any oil is good to cook with as long as you are balancing the other oils with what you intake.
Example cooking your fish in an olive oil and a small amount of butter. With all the variables in play I find it to difficult to wrap my head around the exact ballance.
For the average Joe like myself, I think its best to do ourselves a favor and limit your fats and carbs and get more of your calories from protien and dont worry about what type of fats you are eating as long as you are limiting them. Caveman diet, Atkins diet Then again..
I suggest you find out for yourselves about the effects of Long-medium and short chain fats. Can you tell me if the information given here is based on recent studies? By recent I mean within the last months. I have not read your book, but was very excited to see some of my beliefs validated on your blog and want to get to the book. The question is, when we eat this way, should we still take simply Omega-3 supplements?
Are all omega-6 fatty acids pro-inflammatory? During a discussion with a doctor chemist the following question came up.
What are your thoughts on that? Apparently the World Health Organization endorses an n-6 to n-3 ratio of 4: The researchers at http: This ratio, of course, differs sharply from your target ratio.
Chris, could you comment on this? Why not test your fatty acid balance? To see if your diet or Product works? There is a dry blod sample test and I know how to get an extensive 30 pages test for free. You are welcome to connect with me on facebook to get mere Info. Delighted to find a well-researched blog discussing omega 3 to 6 ratios, their background history, as well as modern sources of omega 3 fatty acids.
Although Chris acknowledges the overwhelming advantage of seafood over plant-sourced omega3, we are left with a serious dilemma— fish bear an ever greater toxic burden.
To obtain adequate amounts of long-chain omega3 fatty acids, we are forced to eat not only toxins naturally present with fish, but industrial toxins like mercury, lead, PCBs and even chlordane. Our alternative to seafood is endogenous conversion of plant-sourced, short-chain omega3 fatty acids. Since the human history does not involve ready access to seafood at all locations, humans survived on alternative sources of essential fatty acids.
There may have been a native conversion ability to some degree, in particular populations. So, one potentially useful vein of research is the reason humans vary individually on their omega3 to 6 conversion ability— enzymes appropriate to the conversion are not evenly distributed in the population.
For most of us, lacking that conversion ability means we can obtain our DHA and EPA in complete safety from only molecularly-distilled fish oil.
And to obtain a truly substantial amount of DHA and EFA by supplement not only requires ingestion of a considerable amount of oil, but is quite expensive. Perhaps the better approach— hopefully made practical by research— is to identify and provide by oral supplement the enzymes needed to increase omega3 to 6 conversion efficiency with plant sources, such as flaxseed.
One of the hazards of editing late at night is to see what is not there. Here are two corrections—. I agree wholly with Pone. This is truly a , logical, rational and level headed thinking that we all should employ.
The point the biochemists make in response is that the AHA studies with Omega-6 also use Omega-3, thus making causality to Omega-6 impossible to establish. A superb article summarizing both sides of this argument fairly is here: I am a practicing MD.
I have served as a clinical adviser to research scientists at Harvard Med School working on novel methods of controlling systemic inflammation. I basically agree with all your points regarding the health issues created by our unhealthy American diet which is too high in omega6s and high glycemic index carbohydrates. This is clearly the nations number one health issue and leads not only to atherosclerotic vascular disease and Type2Diabetes, but a whole spectrum of chronic degenerative diseases, allergies and auto immune disorders.
AA which is derived from omega6s is the most important promoter of chronic systemic inflammation. EPA, but not DHA competes for these membrane receptors with the general action of decreasing over all inflammation. Because our diets as you point out are so high in n-6s, we need a great deal of EPA.
Unfortunately if you try to obtain therapeutic levels of EPA using regular fish oil, you will consume too much DHA which is the portion of fish oil which causes the unpleasant GI effects. You need to either modify your diet or take a more pure form of EPA.
Anthony, I have read the studies by biochemists like William Lands that agree with your comments about Omega-3 and Omega-6 competing for the same receptors. So the implication of that is to increase Omega-3 to overpower the Omega The solution proposed by the AHA — to consume more Omega-3 to offset our overdose of Omega-6 — therefore subjects us to even more oxidative stress than Omega-6 alone would.
You ask, why not just cut down on our n-6 consumption? Well certainly that would do the trick, although you still need EPA. Cutting down on n-6s is not a practical solution for people living in the USA.
Our entire food delivery system.. Processed foods have been seed oil dependent since the s. Adding seed oil fraction which is relatively resistant to oxidation, adds flavor and increases shelf life. Prior to the the development of seed oil presses, there were no supermarkets, because food products were too unstable.
There is also another issue besides n-6 consumption which are high glycemic index carbs. Rapid absorption of sugars causes blood sugar spikes which triggers insulin release. Insulin favors the AA pathway accelerating the rate and percentage conversion of n-6s to AA which increases systemic inflammation. He certainly makes the case for reducing foods that spike insulin and increasing intake of EPA in controlling AA production.
Following his protocol, especially his recommendation of 7. Could you comment on this? Chris, I am all confused. Few months ago there was a report based researched people who consumed high level of omega-3 had high risk of prostate cancer compared to people who consumed high level of omega Please comment on that. Also, can you please advise daily recommended intake of omega 3 and 6 for adult.
Assume that somehow we manage to get our Omega-3 to Omega-6 balance closer to the ideal 1: In that case, what is the maximum amount of Omega-6 that we are allowed to ingest, and what is the reason for that limitation?
I live on the coast of australia and eat fish six nights a week not fried in any oil nonstick pan. Pizza on the seventh night. No need 4 fish oil. Non-stick pans contain a cancer causing chemical that transfers slowly over time into your food.
You should use cast iron with a splash of canola. This is only true for non stick using PFOE and similar. Ceramic coatings and the new diamond like film coatings are non toxic and metal utensil save.
They can be found on many stainless steel and cast iron products. Modern ceramic and DLC nonstick surfaced are not you grannies poison. We started our 8 year old on Eye Q http: In your experience, in just week, could this stuff be the cause of his body aches and change in personality? Chris, the Inuit Paradox is that the Western Greenland Eskimo used to eat lots of fat and hardly any vegetables yet they had a very low incidence of cardiovascular disease.
So you need something like oatmeal- the slow cook stuff not intant- has lots of it- I think hemp oil too? Chris et al We do not consume processed pre packaged foods, nor do we buy supermarket ready meals etc. I cook from scratch.
No breakfast cereals, no pasta, no rice, no flours as in baked foods are eaten. We are Omnivores, and eat protein of some source with every meal, plus non starchy vegetables, salads etc. Therefore we are low in fructose as well. I use EV Coconut oil or animal fat to cook with, butter on vegetables. Add chia seed and hemp seed and ground flax seed to my daily g yoghurt. We take a fish oil capsule a day, eat fresh salmon maybe once each week, but still suffer from extreme inflammation.
Vascular CVD and vasculitis…… Where are we going wrong? I actually eat low er carb myself. Do you bake with a lot of almond flour? I seem to recall one famous online doctor saying that unless animals are grass fed, the ratio of omega 6 to omega 3 in their will be unfavourably outbalanced. Hence, unless we eat grass fed meat we may be consuming too much omega 6. The lecture should be on the link below. If you are vegan, and want a vegans point of view, check out his lecture….
Thanks for uploading this video, it contains some excellent information … however, some of his advice seems a little dated. Potassium is abundant in many fruit and veg. Cholesterol rectifies the damage caused by inflammation in our arteries, but it gets blamed for causing the problem.
He also cautions against consuming coconut oil — yet we now know this is one of the healthiest oils we can consume. He also suggests that vegetarians and vegans could get some of their B12 requirements from fortified soy milk, yet we are told by other doctors that soy products — unless fermented — are tremendously detrimental to health, partly because of their phytate and lectin content, along with phytoestrogens which may disrupt hormone balance in some individuals.
An interesting article about this can be found on this website:. After saying all that, Dr Gregor gives some fascinating information about the dangers of homocystine and how it can be lowered with Vitamin B12, so thanks for uploading the video. Someone posted that Krill oil is more powerful or words to the effect than fish oil.. On the NEPT site there was is a study posted.
Though I am an MD. I am not a journal snob and try to keep reasoning and thought above rank or credential.. Unfortunately, even though the data present would seem to indicate Krill Oil was vastly superior to fish oil in its abilities to lower trigs, maintain and lower LDL-C bad cholesterol.. How can I say that??? It is called the Friedewald Equation, and it has been tested, and in one paper over 29, lab tests confirmed its accuracy.
The disturbing thing about the reported Krill paper was the reported results did not line up with the Friedewald equation… remember Krill oil is acting on the lipid panels, and even if effects were different from fish oil, the lipid contents still must conform to the ratios, and totals …Furthermore all the aberrant results always erred on the side that made Krill oil look better than fish oil..
The conclusion is the results were fudged. Krill oil is phosphorylated and the company claims this gives increased benefits and higher GI absorption levels, similar claim is made in some of the fish oils.. These claims to not really check out.. I read on another site — notably one that sells high-EPA fish oil — that we need much less DHA in relation to EPA because the half life of DHA is something like 2 years — so it stays in the brain, and perhaps builds up to higher levels — compared to EPA, which they say has a short half life of something like several days.
First Tom… Sorry pal, but there is very good scientific evidence that supports the fact EPA one of fish oils two principal components does act to decrease chronic inflammation, working within the cited eicosanoid system to 1 decrease the rate of conversion of ALA the principal n-6 to Arachidonic Acid AA the principal pro inflammatory eicosanoid and 2 to competitively inhibit the pro inflammatory actions of AA on the COX and LOX cell and nuclear membrane receptors..
Check out atherosclerosis in the Japanese population…. A little knowledge can get you int a lot of trouble…Most of the fish oil critics are bad scientists.. Read on an Ad sent to my inbox promoting Krillfishoil 5X, that fish oil needs to be extracted via CO2 to be effective. If so it seems like it would all end up as DHA.
Great site, very informative thank you. Have you done any research on hemp oil? Any info on hemp oil would be appreciated!
Better than fish oil, according to his posts. He recently posted that Hemp seed oil is good, in response to one of my queries. Can you answer that one? You can see the entire series here: I would provide you with test possibilities if you are interesting in it, but before that I would like you to know more about it.
So I would give you more information about test. Contact me on Facebook or email. I just want to make sure everyone reads and understands what has happened to our meat supply,since they started to feed corn and soy to the animals. This results in a change in the linoleic acid content of. This is not natural to humans,and might be a major cause of our disease. Make sure to look at the human fat data. Conclusion Overall, omega-3 PUFA supplementation was not associated with a lower risk of all-cause mortality, cardiac death, sudden death, myocardial infarction, or stroke based on relative and absolute measures of association.
The study did not take into consideration numerous other factors that play a role in illness. For instance, how high was n-6 in their diets? Did it greatly overwhelm n-3 intake? What about blood glucose levels resulting from simple carb intake? There is a big picture here, and taking a few fish oil caps while changing nothing else will of course have little to no effect. I emailed him about both of your comments and he buried you. I think people are afraid of him because no one will debate him.
You guys called him out on his work and should back it up with a debate. Ive been eating raw granola butter that I make to get my protein, fat, and carbs. I got my info from this site. Is it true that omeg-3 helps in reducing forgetfulness. This is my greatest weakness and i wish to know how to resolve it. Nearly all commercially available fish oil is extracted from the waste of commercially caught fish.
For example when salmon are caught and processed in a cannery. The waste is sent to a local rendering plant where it is turned into fishmeal and fish oil. The fish oil is even used in the boilers 12 to provide heat for processing.
Clearly, there is an inflammatory component to CHD, but the role of eicosanoids per se is not clear, especially when one considers that AA and LA itself can be converted into a variety of anti-inflammatory eg, epoxyeicosatrienoic acid  and lipoxin A  as well as pro-inflammatory mediators. Even though higher LA diets do slightly lower n-3 index, there still are independent cardioprotective actions of LA itself eg, lowering serum cholesterol and possibly improving endothelial function and insulin resistance that could more than offset a theoretical reduction in n-3 levels.
One cannot consider only one CHD risk factor in isolation and ignore the others. Chris Love your article. Found your knowledge to be far beyond your contemporaries.
But, I would like to bring you up to speed on a small group of us trying to change the lipids profile in beef cattle with very great success. Our cattle are fed a diet rich in ground flax and the results have been terrific. If you would like to see more info on what we are doing you can see more at http: Basically our bodies lay down mono and saturated fat as an energy store store for times of starvation.
In other words given a choice our bodies prefer saturated fat. A carefully kept secret apparently. Page 95 of his book. Lots of other good stuff in the book from salt to sunshine. Happy Xmas to you all. Impressive about all the views from people. I thought this site was so interesting that I sent it on to a few friends. I heard that if you are going to take supplements, then it is better to just take the omega 3. Now I know why. A great post as always. I believe his name is William Lands.
You can just delete this comment later. IT does not add to the discussion. What oil would you suggest I use instead of olive oil?
Eric, Macadamia Oil would be a much better monounsaturated fat to use instead of olive oil. Macadamia has very low polyunsaturated fat content. Olive Oil gives a lot of Omega6 when eaten in large amounts. Any tips on finding this info would be much appreciated! My tests on strictly grain fed cattle have not yielded much Omega-3 fatty acids. Generally 25 to 40 mg per 4 ounce serving would cover the majority of the cattle we tested for our baselines. Don Mayse Show Me Farms. I meet individuals who rather say the things they suppose others wish to hear.
Good and well written! Very good written article. It will be useful to everyone who utilizes it, as well as myself. Keep doing what you are doing — i will definitely read more posts.
Not to mention they could cause an imbalance in the omega 3 and 6 ratio. However, consuming saturated fats, I thought, would be s different matter, giving room, in this case, to monounsaturated fats, like olive oil, as long as not used for cooking. Could you please clarify that? Am I killing myself and loved ones trying to be healthy? There is no doubt that saturated fats are not as healthy for you as unsaturated.
But, they are leaps and bounds better than trans-fats. I believe those will do you in. I try to use as little fat as possible to cook with and have been sticking to cannola. You also have to consider the fact that most foods, including vegetables, include decent amounts of omega 6. Best wishes from solarenergie. This is the right blog for anyone who wants to find out about this topic. You realize so much its almost hard to argue with you not that I actually would want…HaHa.
You definitely put a new spin on a topic thats been written about for years. Great stuff, just great! What is the best strategy for decreasing inflammation — increase omega-3, decrease omega-6 or both?
Yes I can see how consuming more n6 oils will negate the effects of n3 body assimilation effects. I have 2 people who are aged 90 and have used just the above formula above that I am talking about in confidently going with Chris here. In fact the 2 subjects that I have been observing seem to be doing something else very unique that I see more the reason that they are bright, fully functional and standing walking human beings still very much contributing to society and a total inspiration to me.
Many of us assume that the average life span more specifically Average Life Expectancy At Birth of around 35 — 38 of pre-historic people means 35 — 38 represented ripe old age.
This simply is not the case. Average life span is heavily skewed by infant and child death of which there was much more. When measuring Average Life Expectancy at age 15, for example, many modern hunter gatherers, and those ancient ones for which such data is attainable, match or exceed modern industrial people; and that all without the help of modern sanitation, antibiotics, dental care, etc. I believe you will find that my main point stands up to scrutiny. Enjoyed reading your article, and appreciate the skepticism.
Two questions for you: This really contradicts the paradigms I have of the hunter-gatherers that did not live along a coast. Assuming many of these were migrant groups, is it realistic that they would be able to catch that much seafood as they moved from lake-to-lake or river-to-river? There seem to be too many variables here to use the lack of certain diseases in our ancient ancestors as evidence to support your argument. Freedman, or Ben Goldacre have to say! I wrote about krill oil here.
But please see this article for my latest thoughts on fish oil supplementation. Now to be clear, I do not claim that these are five different sources.
It is just the one, very good source. He likes it, anyway! There are only two links, after all. If you can see this, I was probably right! I will scrutinise what they say, just as much as I do for Ben Goldacre. My current preconception is that they would fail to convince me! I approved a couple of your comments and spammed the rest.
If you want one of those, feel free to start your own blog. How could they know a thing like that? Educated guesses about available food? Perhaps they should ask such questions themselves? This post will continue in a moment.
Something in the content is stopping it from posting! Just working out what. This post is just a test, to see if the simplest one possible works, with no formatting or links etc. Get your facts straight. You are spewing complete misinformation. Look into Brian Peskin. Read the articles and the studies I cited. The entire point of this series of articles is that the FAs considered to be essential are not essential.
You might want to actually read an article before you leave a comment on it. Love your Comment back to Jane. There are a few issues here. These studies are typically conducted in populations in which nearly everyone has an excessive n-6 intake and a poor n But also, circulating markers of inflammation CRP, IL-6 etc really are a poor surrogate for tissue inflammation, which is much more complex and difficult to measure.
He mentions that some n-6 eicosanoids are involved in resolving inflammation, which is true. However, n-3 are involved in it as well. I would love to get a copy.
You can find my email via the hyperlink at the right CutTheCarb logo. He kindly sent me a PDF of the article. Hopefully, they have a copy machine! The adverse effects of an in vivo inflammatory challenge on the vitamin E status of rats is accentuated by fish oil feeding: I can say that there is a large body of evidence supporting the pro-inflammatory role of LA, both in vitro and in vivo.
Curious about your opinion of the following study. My opinion is that you do not need much poly-unsaturated fatty acids at all. When you consume somewhere between 0. You easily get that out of real foods.
I made a little video on the subject: Glad you like the site! Check out this chart comparing fatty acid profiles of grass-fed and grain-fed beef. Also see this study. Most of the evidence shows a higher concentration of n-3 and a lower concentration of n-6 in grass fed meat.
Several studies suggest that grass-based diets elevate precursors for Vitamin A and E, as well as cancer fighting antioxidants such as glutathione GT and superoxide dismutase SOD activity as compared to grain-fed contemporaries. I am just concerned about the main source of Omega 3 which is the liver of fish. These low-level fish have short life spans and do not consume things that have high levels of toxins.
Try it as a supplement. Grass-fed meat has more n-3 than factory-farmed meat. Was hoping to resolve this contradiction. Those ratios are only true of high fat beef, such as burger meat. But that is also raw—most of it gets cooked away. I ignored it on purpose. Your point on Omega-3s, -6s, and -9s ignores the Omega-7s. The article only mentioned fats from oils, and neglected fats from animal tissue. The primary fatty acid in beef is Arachidonic Acid, an Omega It has been found that many vegetarian societies are actually deficient in this fatty acid, yet most Americans are flooded with it.
As with most substances, too much is as bad or worse than too little. The more unsaturated an oil is, the more easily it oxidizes. Flax is omega-3, which is very unsaturated. In fact, it must be stored in the refrigerator in opaque containers to prevent oxidation from light and heat. Coconut oil, butter, ghee, and animal fats like tallow are all good choices.
Olive oil is less inflammatory than omega-6 oils, but still has a significant amount of omega-6 so should be used in moderation. Have you heard of or studied the work of Johanna Budwig? Check it out sometime. This doctor needs to meet doctor Michael Gregor…who speaks extensively on flaxseed.. It sounds like this site is against plant based diet which makes it quite one sided. So what about Omega-9s?
How does it relate to Omega-3s? Is it also pro-inflammation? I am learning that oils with low smoke temp can be used at lower heats on stove to saute vegetables and do cooking. It is new for me as I have always done stir frys at high temperatures. Learning how to use oils and stove more effectively, even at my age. Hope this creates awareness and thinking. All refined vegetable oils have a higher smoke point compared to their corresponding cold pressed.
To compare, butter has ca centigrade. When cooking with oils at high temps it is tuned into rancid inflammatory oxidized poison. Who recommends canola, that is some old tech people? My joints hurt just thinking about it. Man boobs and early puberty for girls- hormone disrupters.
Antibiotics used in dairy cows by the gallons, are helpful in creating multi drug resistant organisms that are rampant now, thanks for that. And now all the oceans are poisoned and radioactive? Oh our lovely flouridated chlorinated drinking water yeah. I would avoid canola oil since most are GMO. I doubt if they are labeled so it is Russian Roulette to use them. The next post in this series is up: How much omega-3 is enough?
That depends on omega That is still quite high, which is why I only recommend olive oil in moderation. The best fats to consume and cook with are those that are the most saturated: I would assume the asterisk is meant to clarify that fish oil is high in n-3 when it is caught in the wild instead of farmed.
Why is farm-raised fish missing omega 3? What ocean fish, sourced from what countries, do you recommend? I take Laminine Omega. LPGN sources its fish oil from Engraulis Ringens, a member of the anchovy family, found in the Humboldt Current off the coast of South America near Peru, where the waters are clean and clear.
The fish oil also undergoes molecular distillation, and is tested before and after the process to remove gunk and toxins and ensure the safety of the oil. Delivery varies from 3 to 8 days. I found this online and have been ordering it online as well http: That all depends what the fish are fed. If they are fed grain e. Does anybody have solid data on fish feeds??? The whole label is here: It works at low rpm, like the speed you chew your food. Offers a 12 year warranty! Get to know the new Solostar 4.
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