Vegetarian DHA Omega-3 200mg (60 Vegetarian Softgels)
Our Plant Source DHA is an excellent, pure source of vegetarian DHA Omega-3’s from algae. Grown in a clean, controlled environment and brought to you in a small, easy-to-swallow capsule, Whole Health’s Plant Source DHA has everything you want from your Omega 3’s with NO fish taste!
What is Whole Health’s Plant Source DHA Omega-3?
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) is an Omega-3 fatty acid that is best known for supporting heart and vascular health. Additionally, DHA is critical to brain function and eye health, and is essential to fetal and childhood development.
In recent years, research has concluded that DHA is especially important for pregnant mothers, newborns and infants, as it plays a critical role in human neurological development. The brain has lots of other uses for DHA, regardless of your age or gender!
Health Benefits Of 200mg Plant Source DHA Omega-3
Omega-3 supplements are one of the most popular amongst consumers and one of the most commonly recommended for those seeking to better their health – there are good reasons why!
- Supports cognitive development & function
- Supports visual development & provides nutritive protection to eye tissue
- Supports cardiovascular health & function
- Supports a healthy, balanced, inflammatory response in the body
Our Plant Source DHA Omega-3 is a Great Value
Unlike other sources of DHA Omega-3, this vegetarian DHA is derived from microalgae (algal oil), making it most popular for vegetarians and vegans. However, many meat eaters use vegetarian-sourced DHA as well! Because the algae is grown in a controlled environment, it is free of contaminants commonly found in fish products, making it ideal for anyone concerned about ocean-borne contaminants and the environmental impact of fish oil supplements.
It is 100% vegetarian, easy to swallow, environmentally friendly, and easy to digest. And, it is packaged in our new Eco-Bottles™, made from 100% recycled plastic resin, to further reduce the product’s impact on our world.
Select our Vegetarian DHA Omega-3 supplements to be sure you're getting all the benefits of DHA Omega 3’s in a contaminant-free, 100% vegetarian product!
- Supplement Facts
- Health Notes
DHA Find ProductsAlso indexed as:Docosahexaenoic Acid
Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), an omega-3 fatty acid, belongs to the class of nutrients called essential fatty acids.
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This supplement has been used in connection with the following health conditions:
Used for Amount WhyBreast-Feeding Support Consult a qualified healthcare practitioner [2 stars]Studies have shown that higher breast milk concentrations of DHA (an omega-3 fatty acid present in cod liver oil) are associated with better visual acuity in infants.Stress 1.5 to 1.8 grams daily [2 stars]Supplementing with omega-3 fatty acids, including DHA, may help improve responses to stress.
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