|Q: Which fish is the source of Eskimo-3? |
A: Anchovies, which is the best source of high quality fish oil.
Q: What is Pufanox?
A: Pufanox is a patent pending unique mixture of antioxidants which is added to the oil to keep is stable in the bottle as well as in the body.
Q: Is Eskimo-3 purified from environmental poisons?
A: Eskimo-3 is purified by a very efficient method which removes all environmental poisons. Eskimo-3 has shown the best test results of all fish oils in international tests
Q: Can Eskimo-3 be given to children?
A: Yes. However, a preparation especially intended for children, Eskimo Kids, is available and is often preferred by the children
Q: Can Eskimo-3 be used together with cholesterol lowering drugs?
A: Yes. Studies have shown that very good effects of this combination
Q: What happens with the blood lipids after intake of Eskimo-3?
A: The triglycerides, an important risk factor for cardiovascular disease are decreased and the good cholesterol (HDL) which removes the cholesterol from the blood vessels and transports it to the liver is increased. Thus, the ratio between the triglycerides and the HDL-cholesterol is decreased. This ratio is a very important risk factor and should be as low as possible. The LDL-cholesterol particle (bad cholesterol) is changed making it less harmful.
Q: What influence has Eskimo-3 on the blood pressure?
A: In subjects with increased blood pressure the pressure is moderately decreased. In subjects with normal or low blood pressure the pressure is not changed.
Q: Eskimo-3 is a very stable fish oil. What does that mean?
A: Due to its special content of natural antioxidants the oil does not get rancid outside or within the body. This is very important for the effect. Eskimo-3 has in international test been shown to be by far the most stable fish oil of all studied oils.
Q: Eskimo-3 is a natural fish oil. What does that mean?
A: Eskimo-3 is not concentrated by chemical modification, but has the same mixture of fatty acids as in the fish. A natural fish oil can not have a higher concentration of
omega-3 fatty acids than Eskimo-3, 38%.
Q: Does the body weight increase after intake of Eskimo-3
A: No, the omega-3 fatty acids in Eskimo-3 contributes to an increased burning of fat in the body. People with increased body weight can get a decrease in the fat tissue and sometimes a moderate decrease in the body weight
Q: Is it true that women have a special need of Eskimo-3?
A: Yes. Increased blood level of triglycerides is an important risk factor for cardiovascular disease, especially in women. In women in menopause who get hormone therapy the triglycerides can increase. Eskimo-3 has an especially good effect on the triglycerides.
Q: Why is the product called Eskimo-3?
A: Because we learnt about the remarkable effect of the omega-3 fatty acids from the Eskimos
Q: Which are the three most important components of a good fish oil?
A: The important omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA and the antioxidants
Q: Why are so many athletes using Eskimo-3?
A: Because of its positive effects on the muscles and joints and on the blood circulation
Q: Is it true that Eskimo-3 and Eskimo Kids can have an effect on learning ability and memory?
A: Yes, Eskimo-3 has a positive effect on an enzyme system in the brain which is important for these functions and studies in children have shown a positive effect on these functions.