7 Great Sources of Omega-3s
By Jack Challem
The oils found in fish technically known as the omega-3 fatty acids DHA and EPA are good for your heart and circulation. That's why the American Heart Association recommends consuming them. And there's no doubt that wild Alaskan salmon is the top dietary source of these super-healthy fats, with a hefty 2,000 mg of omega-3s in a 6-ounce serving (a piece the size of two decks of cards). But what are your options if you just don't like salmon? Luckily, you can get the benefits of fish oils by eating these other foods.
Breakfast Tacos Fruit Slushy Graham Cracker Crumb Crust Summer Chicken and Mushroom Pasta Any-Vegetable Parmesan Microwave Delight Summertime Fresh Fruit Delight Herb Grilled Tomatoes Old-Fashioned Scrapple Irish Wheaten Bread Asian Fish Cakes
So there is a nasty, nasty stomach bug circulating in this neck of the woods, right alongside a resurgence of the flu. The Emergency Room at my work is overrun and on diversion (which never, ever happens here). Four of the people on our eight person team here have already gone down with the nastiness. Throwing up. The runs. Severe cramping and stomach rolling. Dizziness. Horrible headaches and fever. Sounds fun, yeah? When I think of how those kinds...