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    Health Benefits of Mackerel

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    Jan1
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    Health Benefits of Mackerel

    Post by Jan1 on Fri Nov 02 2018, 20:49

    Michael Joseph at Nutrition Advance writes:

    9 Health Benefits of Mackerel (and Full Nutrition Facts)

    "Mackerel is full of omega-3 fatty acids and contains a wealth of essential vitamins and minerals.
    In short, this oily fish is one of the healthiest seafood options available.

    This article examines nine health benefits of mackerel and provides the full nutrition profile. *

    One) Mackerel Is a Substantial Source of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

    Two) Mackerel Contains Significant Amounts of Vitamin B12

    Three) Rich In Protein

    Four) Mackerel Contains Very Low Levels of Mercury

    Five) An Excellent Source of Selenium

    Six) May Improve Cardiovascular Health

    Seven) Mackerel Offers 100% of the RDI For Vitamin D

    Eight) May Improve Cognitive Function

    Nine) Mackerel Can Help To Reduce Triglyceride Levels

    Overall, there are many things to like about mackerel.
    This oily fish provides a substantial source of omega-3 fatty acids, it is protein-rich, and it contains a wide range of beneficial vitamins and minerals.
    There is also the bonus that mackerel is a reasonably cheap source of nutrients.
    Including this healthy fish in our diet may offer many health benefits, particularly those related to increased omega-3 consumption."

    Lots more to read and all related links * here
    https://www.nutritionadvance.com/mackerel-nutrition-benefits/

    Will Mackerel be on your shopping list?

    All the best Jan
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    Re: Health Benefits of Mackerel

    Post by chris c on Sun Nov 04 2018, 22:41

    Really need to be very fresh, or tinned. You just reminded me I bought some peppered mackerel and didn't eat it yet, what with all the rump steak, lamb's liver, sausages, chicken breasts and pheasant breasts. This will be remedied shortly.
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    Re: Health Benefits of Mackerel

    Post by Jan1 on Tue Nov 06 2018, 00:22

    Peppered mackerel - love it!

    Think I may put that on my shopping list - thanks Chris Smile

    All the best Jan

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