Nutraceuticals- Marine based nutraceuticals

Nutraceuticals

Nutraceutical word with “nutra” derived from nutrition and “ceutical” from pharmaceutical. A nutraceutical is any substance that is a food or a part of a food and provides medical or health benefits, including the prevention and treatment of disease. Such products may range from isolated nutrients, dietary supplements and specific diets to genetically engineered designer foods, herbal products, and processed foods such as cereals, soups and beverages. 

Marine based nutraceuticals                    

                          

A major source of omega-3 fatty acids, fish helps to protect against a range of diseases

Benefits:

  • Cancer Risk-  reduce the risk of several types of cancer by up to 50%
  • Cardiovascular Disease- reduces risk of stroke, heart disease and blood clots
  •  Dementia Risk- lowers risk of developing both dementia and Alzheimer’s disease
  • Manage Diabetes- helps to manage blood sugar levels
  • Improves Brain and Eye Health
  • Depression Rates- produces lower incidences of depression
  • Decreases Asthma Risk

 

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