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One large study found that a higher lignan intake was associated with less decline in cognitive function, memory and processing.
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medical Definition of lignan
- In the process of digestion, bacteria convert lignans into estrogen-like substances …
- —Wellness Letter, June 1999
- The major types of phytoestrogens are thought to be isoflavones, found in soy protein, and lignans, found in flaxseeds, whole grains, and some fruits and vegetables.
- —Consumer Reports, January 1999
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