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Testing Conducted by NOW Raises “Profound Concerns” About ALA on Amazon

Bloomingdale, IL—NOW has released another report—its fifth report in 2020—regarding the quality of brands sold mainly on Amazon. This new report focuses on alpha...

Study Explores Heart-Healthy Benefits of Walnuts

Pennsylvania—Walnuts can help lower blood pressure in people at risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD)—but not just through their fatty acid content, according to a...

Study: ALA and Quercetin Decrease Cholesterol, No Synergistic Effects

A study found that alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) significantly decreased total cholesterol and LDL cholesterol. The study hoped to find that ALA and quercetin, both cardioprotective...

Chia Oil

Benexia now offers Xia Pure Ox Blocker, a proprietary process technology that increases the stability of chia. While chia oil contains greater than 60%...

Benexia Open Lipid Research Center in Belgium

Santiago de Chile — Benxia announced that it would be opening the Benexia Lipids Research Center in Ghent, Belgium. The purpose of the center...

ALA from Chia Oil Increased DHA Content in Breast Milk

Santiago de Chile — A research study published in Nutrition found that supplementation with Alpha Linolenic Acid (ALA) from chia oil in women during...