Norwegian health care institutions recommend giving vitamin D in the form of cod liver oil to children, starting at the 4th week of life. It is also a known fact, that consuming DHA omega-3 fatty acid by the mother during pregnancy, contributes to the development of the retina in newborns. This process is crucial in how clearly the child perceives the surrounding world. Research has shown that there is a connection between consuming DHA fatty acid by the mother and the development of the child’s brain and eyesight*. During childhood vitamin D is essential for the proper development of the child’s skeletal system, so what method could be simpler than giving the child a spoon of cod liver oil daily, in order to aid in this amazing development process?
Older children and adults also need DHA and EPA fatty acids, since they constitute a building material which helps proper brain and heart functioning. DHA fatty acid also contributes to maintaining proper eyesight in adults and the elderly. Vitamins A and D support the immune system, which is especially important in the winter months.
Omega-3 is a general term relating to a group of various fatty acids. It was proven that some of them have a positive influence on our health. That is why it is important to choose products which contain those omega-3 fatty acids, of which the beneficial effect has been proven, namely DHA and EPA. DHA and EPA omega-3 fatty acids are long, flexible fatty acids, of which the presence is especially beneficial to the function of heart cell membranes and the blood vessels. Since omega-3 fatty acids are present in almost all cells of the body they are essential for the health of all people regardless of age. Möller’s Norwegian Cod Liver oil contains DHA and EPA omega-3 fatty acids, as well as vitamins A, D and E. For those who are not especially fond of cod liver oil – both the young and the old – we have prepared numerous, good, alternative products.
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*Beneficial effect is achieved with daily consumption of 250 mg DHA and EPA + 200 mg DHA.