Anyone tried this? Saw it and was wondering what it is...
Saw the label "Omega" & "anti-oxidant" and i get very excited for my hamsters!
Hey i also saw this Chia seeds! Don't know whether can hamsters take in so never try. Better stick to Winternite's safe and researched grains and seeds that are listed in her Hamsters diet list. Here are some info abour Chia seeds:
Today, many research studies has been done to prove the health benefits of chia seeds. We have learned many new things about these seeds. One of the best things about these seeds is that they are extremely nutritious, containing around 22% of protein, 35% of healthy fats (Omega 3, Omega 6), and around 25% of dietary fiber. Not only that, they also contain plenty of minerals and vitamins – A lot of calcium, potassium, and iron is found in these seeds.
These little seeds help you fight against many diseases and keep the immune system strong by helping the body to absorb fat soluble vitamins.
Many people use these seeds to provide relief from arthritis or diabetes (by absorbing sugar), decrease blood pressure, help with acid reflux, or just improve the general cardiac health.
Chia seeds can also be used by people who would like to lose weight
, cleanse their colon, and get rid of the toxins. These seeds can also be used to tone your muscles. Some research shows that it can also improve your mental performance and allow you to have a better rest during the night.Chia seeds can offer plenty of health benefits, but as with any other supplement, it should be used in normal quantities, some side effects are found if they are used in extremely large quantities (such as, lower the blood pressure too much)
Chia seeds are easy to digest (easier than flax seeds) and are gluten and cholesterol free.
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