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Living with Joint Pain

Written by OmegaXL on May 15, 2014

Millions of people around the world live with joint pain every single day. If you are experiencing pain from joint damage or other health problems, daily medication may provide some relief. However if you are concerned about side effects, or are interested in finding natural alternatives that may help you and your doctor reduce or

Understanding Triglycerides and What You Can Do to Keep Them in Check.

Written by OmegaXL on May 15, 2014

Simply put, triglycerides are the main form of fat found in the human body. Some triglycerides come from fats in the foods we eat. Others are made in our livers from excess carbohydrates. Triglycerides are broken down and burned as fuel in cells, or are stored in fat cells so they can be used for

How Junk Food Damages Your Brain

Written by OmegaXL on May 15, 2014

Garbage in, garbage out: how junk food can damage your brain, and what you can do about it. Decades of research show that eating junk food is harmful for a variety of reasons. Not only can junk food contribute to weight gain and disease, but it can also have negative effects on your brain. You

Weight Gain and Inflammation

Written by OmegaXL on May 15, 2014

Researchers are beginning to understand more about the link between inflammation and weight gain. Inflammation in the body caused by allergies, arthritis, or other conditions stimulates the adrenal glands to produce hormones that cause insulin levels to climb. The higher levels of insulin in the bloodstream signal the body to store fat. This isn’t good

What Makes OmegaXL So Effective? PCSO-524

Written by OmegaXL on May 15, 2014

Omega XL became the leading natural anti-inflammatory and potent omega-3 complex because of its patented key ingredient, PCSO-524™. Once it was substantiated that the green-lipped mussel possessed a powerful array of inflammation fighting omega-3 fatty acids, it became paramount to find an extraction process that not only isolated and removed the natural anti-inflammatory lipids from

Why Are Omega-3′s Important – Must Read!

Written by OmegaXL on May 15, 2014

Before discussing how and why omega-3′s and fish oils can help you, we should probably discuss what they are in general. Omega-3s come from a family of unsaturated fatty acids (unsaturated refers to the number of hydrogen molecules in the make-up of a given molecular compound – the more unsaturated something is, the more double

New Study Shows Omega XL May Ease Joint Pain Better Than Fish Oil

Written by OmegaXL on May 14, 2014

According to a recent study published in the journal Rheumatologia, the official journal of the Institute of Rheumatology and the Polish Rheumatological Society, the key ingredient in Omega XL, PCSO-524™, an all natural, patented, Omega-3 fish oil extract containing DHA and EPA from the New Zealand green-lipped mussel, may provide more benefits for joint mobility

Joint Pain: How Does the Body Handle It?

Written by OmegaXL on May 12, 2014

Our bodies are resilient. They’re (hopefully) lean, mean, fighting machines, and they live by Darwin’s “Survival of the Fittest” mantra. With that said, we all inevitably get injured or have pain at some point or another, and our bodies learn to deal with acute pain, chronic pain, and eventually, hopefully, make it go away. In

Difference Between Fish Oil and Eating Fish?

Written by OmegaXL on May 12, 2014

Many people are justifiably concerned about mercury levels and other environmental toxins in fish, especially larger species. A fish oil supplement from a reputable brand provides you with all the benefits of the omega-3s EPA and DHA, with little to no risk of toxicity. High quality fish oils made by companies that abide by Good

Mercury Free Fish Oil

Written by OmegaXL on May 12, 2014

The idea behind taking a supplement is to better your health. You wouldn’t want to take a supplement and end up worse off than before you took it. But, when it comes to fish oil, contaminants that have infiltrated the food chain, such as mercury, can end up in your fish oil supplement, potentially causing