ORIGINS OF COD LIVER OIL
Far north in the icy Atlantic, lives a truly remarkable culture of people
who have withstood the challenges of harsh weather and long seasons of
darkness. This is the island nation of Iceland.
Cod liver oil has always been an important part of the diet of the Icelandic
people. They instinctively recognized the importance of vitamin A, vitamin
D and the essential omega-3 fatty acids found in cod liver oil.
Cod liver oil was used
as a panacea for everything that effected their health and daily activities.
Today, Icelanders live longer than any other people on earth. They have
less heart disease and high blood pressure than any other culture in the
world. They also have the lowest infant mortality rate. Icelandic women
give birth to healthy babies with well developed immune systems, nervous
systems and optimal brain and eye functions.
Regular use of cod liver oil has supported the overall health of the
Icelandic people for thousands of years. Now, this same product is available
to support your overall health.
Garden of Life Olde World Icelandic Cod Liver Oil is the most natural and carefully
tested cod liver oil available. The oil comes from the pure cold waters
of Iceland and is cold processed using traditional methods that ensure
all of the naturally occurring vitamins and Omega-3 essential fatty acids
Garden of Life Olde World Icelandic Cod Liver Oil is the best source for natural levels
of vitamins A and D. It also is a rich source of DHA, EPA and other essential
Omega-3 fatty acids.
Other cod liver oils remove the naturally occurring vitamin A and D during
the deodorization process and then supplement the finished product with
a synthetic form of these vitamins. Garden of Life's Old World Icelandic
Cod Liver Oil is undeodorized, unbleached and contains only the naturally
occurring vitamins A and D.
Garden of Life Olde World Icelandic Cod Liver Oil is made with a pleasant tasting all
natural lemon-mint flavor to eliminate the fishy aftertaste reminiscent
of your grandma's cod liver oil.
Garden of Life Olde World Icelandic Cod Liver Oil has been nitrogen flushed to ensure freshness and prevent
BENEFITS OF Garden of Life Olde World Icelandic Cod Liver Oil
HEALTHY CARDIOVASCULAR FUNCTION
Cod liver oil can play an important role in helping to improve the condition
of the heart and cardiovascular system.
The elongated omega-3 fatty acids in cod liver oil positively affect
the linings of the arteries. The Vitamins A and D found in cod liver oil
help to improve muscle function and support the elasticity of blood vessels.
A study published in the January 2003 issue of Pediatrics found the intake
of long chain omega-3 fatty acids from cod liver oil may be favorable.
Additional studies indicate that supplementing with cod liver oil may
result in an increase of the child's IQ by an average of 7 points.
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cure, or prevent any disease, but rather are dietary supplements intended
solely for nutritional use.