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Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
6/30/2014 8:30:54 AM

Reviewer: DeeDee, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
http://www.flaxcouncil.ca/english/pdf/FlxPrmr_4ed _Chpt8.pdf This is in response to the person who experienced thyroid issues. I am not a doctor and cannot give medical advice, but I came across this article. Flaz seed is usually not aproblem unless a person has a poor diet nad/or defficient in iodine. thiocyanate is found naturally in many vegetables we eat, such as cabbage, broccoli, etc. ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
3/5/2014 11:07:41 PM

Reviewer: jjaade, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I take it for joint pain and irregularity. I'm not sure if the flax seed caps, or the probiotic helps with the irregularity, but for sure it helps the joint pain.

Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
11/27/2013 5:35:39 PM

Reviewer: jocy, 55-64 Female (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It is poison. I used it for months. It almost killed me. Flaxseeds are full of thiocyanate which is a toxin that eventually shuts down the thyroid (even in farm animals, experiments showed back in the 1920's, but somebody is not doing their homework and is advising it in raising chickens again even though it is a general toxin). My thyroid became inflamed and almost non functioning. Look up th ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
10/26/2013 8:35:47 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have struggled with nail strength for many years. Over the past year I have been using a rounded tablespoon of ground flax seed in my morning cereal and have noticed my nails becoming stronger slowly but surely.

Reason for taking: General Health & Wellness
8/27/2013 12:13:15 PM

Reviewer: flaxseed oil, Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I seem to be doing just fine on flaxseed oil.I was using mega 3 and it was giving me such burps all day. No burps on the flaxseed.But after only two months of taking it I now am having pain in my right side.But this pain only comes after dinner.I was just at the hospital because of the pain lasting one week. A cat scan shows great pictures of a clean kidney and bladder.No issues at all.Alls good. ... Show Full Comment

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