Level of Omega – 3 in the red blood cell membrane is considerably lower in children with atopic dermatitis, allergic rhinitis, asthma or combination of these diseases

A study conducted in Korea involved 497 preschoolers 4 to 6 years old, who had atopic dermatitis, allergic rhinitis, asthma or combination of these diseases. The study showed that level of Omega – 3 in red blood cell membrane is considerably lower in these children. The level of Omega-6 is considerably higher!

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Level of Omega – 3 in the red blood cell membrane is considerably lower in children with atopic dermatitis, allergic rhinitis, asthma or combination of these diseases

A study conducted in Korea involved 497 preschoolers 4 to 6 years old, who had atopic dermatitis, allergic rhinitis, asthma or combination of these diseases. The study showed that level of Omega – 3 in red blood cell membrane is considerably lower in these children. The level of Omega-6 is considerably higher!
It was concluded that level of Omega-3 in the membrane of red blood cells has important impact on occurrence and severity of atopic disease in children.Studies have shown that childhood eczema and allergies significantly increases the chance of asthma in later life.

Be a responsible parent! Daily supplement of Omega-3 fatty acids can prevent allergies and alleviate symptoms of eczema and atopy. More importantly, daily supplementation of Omega-3 fatty acids prevents the development of numerous diseases in later life!
Krill oil is without doubt the purest and the best source of Omega-3 fatty acids for children.

Hwang I et al., n-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids and Atopy in Korean
Preschoolers, Lipids (2007) 42:345–349

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