Please refer to the picture on this page to understand how I feel about using seal oil to increase you Omega 3 Levels. The Oil comes mainly from Harp Seals. The Harp Seals are found in the arctic regions of the world. They are still hunted in Canada. The oil is found in the flesh. I am very much against the use of Seal Oil to increase your Omega 3 levels. Please see the following article on the depletion of the harp seal population Harp Seal Population Threatened.
This page is just for information about the different choices you have to Increase your Omega 3 levels. Please see my personal choice to increase those levels.
Should You Take Seal Oil?
I believe in trying to go as far down the food chain as possible. This way you are getting the least Heavy Metals and Mercury. I also believe the seals need a break. We can Increase our Omega 3 levels by other means. What Supplement to take to
Increase Omega 3 Levels.
The Oil of seals and other liquid omega 3 in general have been shown to have positive health results on the following conditions.
- Cardiovascular disease
- Multiple sclerosis
- Breast cancer and Alzheimer’s disease
other Omega 3 Benefits
Omega 3 DPA
The harp seal apparently has another type of omega 3 called DPA. This omega 3 has been linked to
- Healthy pregnancy
- Normal weight of the baby
DPA is called the last piece in the puzzle as far as Omega 3 goes. It has been linked to prevention of heart disease and reducing the hardening of the arteries (high cholesterol). This is the least known and publicized omega 3 supplements. Some are trying to increase the public’s knowledge. Here is a description of each of the other kinds of
Omega 3 Fatty Acids
Be careful on the products you purchase. Heavy Metals and mercury are a concern with all type of Omega 3 increasing foods and supplements. So be careful and do your research. Make sure the heavy metals are tested to be low levels.
Other Omega 3 Supplements
Omega 3 Flaxseed Oil
Omega 3 Fish Oil
Omega 3 Krill Oil
Omega 3 Salmon Oil
Omega 3 Shark Liver Oil
Liquid Omega 3
Evening Primrose Oil
Fish Oil Omega 3
Leaving Seal Oil page for home page.