Definition of flaxseed
: the small seed of flax (especially Linum usitatissimum) used especially as a source of oil, as a demulcent and emollient, and as a dietary supplement —called also linseed
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New research shows flaxseed consumption may be linked to reduced risk of colon, breast and prostate cancers.
While all fiber is good, here are some great prebiotic fiber sources: Jerusalem artichokes, onions, garlic, and leeks, as well as chia seeds, flaxseeds, and hemp seeds.
Jars of natural oils are filled with combinations of green teas, brown sugar, different fruits, and other natural items like grits and flaxseed to gently scrape the dead skin off your body.
Oatmeal, flaxseeds, eggs, sardines, broccoli, spinach, yogurt, cottage cheese, fresh fruit, whole grain toast and fresh fruit juices will leave you feeling satisfied and cheerful.
Yogurt and Berry Smoothie Makes 1 1 carton plain Greek yogurt 1/2 avocado 1 tablespoon coconut oil 1 tablespoon ground flaxseeds1/2 cup berries (fresh or frozen) 1/2 to 1 cup unsweetened almond milk.
Add flour, baking powder, salt and flaxseed (or wheat germ).
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Definition of flaxseed for Students
: the seed of flax from which linseed oil comes
Medical Definition of flaxseed
: the small seed of flax (especially Linum usitatissimum) used especially as a source of oil, as a demulcent and emollient in treating inflammatory conditions of the respiratory, intestinal, and urinary passages, and as a dietary supplement—called also linseed
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