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Fatty Acids

What does Fatty Acids do for the body

Fatty Acids are the building blocks of the Lipids in the Cell Membrane. It direct the Proteins to their appropriate places in the Membrane. It helps to form Hemoglobin and transports Cholesterol in the Blood. It boosts the Immune System and protects from Autoimmune Diseases.

Benefits of Fatty Acid
Fatty Acids help to reduce the bad Cholesterol and rise the good Cholesterol level. This prevents from Coronary Diseases and Strokes. It gives relief from Depression and helps in the overall development of the body. Fatty Acids prevents Dyslexia and ADHD ( Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ) in Children. It enables the synthesis of Prostaglandin. This regulates the body processes such as : Cardiovascular function and maintenance of the Musculoskeletal System.

Function of Fatty Acid
It regulates the Oxygen in the cells and produces Energy.
It promotes the secretion of Digestive enzymes.
Fatty Acids help to keep the Heart rate regular.
Fatty Acids are essential for the proper functioning of Brain, Eyes and Adrenal Glands.
It boosts the Immune system and prevents Allergy.
It makes the lubricant for the proper movement of the Joints and repair the Bones.

Effects of Fatty Acid Deficiency in the body
Kidney Disease
Liver Disease
Decreased immune function
Dryness of the skin

Effects of Excess Fatty Acid in the Body
The excess amount of Fatty Acid may lead to Dysfunctional Immune response to Viral or Bacterial Infection.

Herbs Containing Fatty Acids

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Abutilon Ramosum
Adansonia Grandidieri
Adansonia Rubrostipa
Adansonia Za
Afrolicania Elaeosperma
Afzelia Africana
Afzelia Pachyloba
Afzelia Quanzensis
Aleurites Moluccanus
Aleurites Trisperma
Allanblackia Floribunda
Asphodelus Fistulosus
Bauhinia Petersiana
Bladder Campion
Borassus Madagascariensis
Bovis Calculus
Calodendrum Capense
Camelina Sativa
Canarium Zeylanicum
Chrozophora Brocchiana
Cibotium Barometz
Combretum Micranthum
Corchorus Aestuans
Crambe Hispanica
Croton Lobatus
Croton Macrostachyus
Cucurbita Foetidissima
Derris Trifoliata
Desmos Cochinchinensis
Dilobeia Thouarsii
Dracocephalum Moldavica
Entandrophragma Utile
Erucastrum Arabicum
Gongronema Latifolium
Gossypium Barbadense
Gossypium Hirsutum
Grape Leaved Mallow
Hibiscus Panduriformis
Himalayan Musk Rose
Hymenodictyon Orixense
Khorasan Wheat
Lumnitzera Racemosa
Lunaria Annua
Macleaya Cordata
Plantago Ovata
Solanum Lasiocarpum
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