The Trouble with Pork (Pork & Omega-6)

February 16, 2012 § Leave a comment

So the omega-6 content can cover a 10-fold range, 3% to 32%, with the highest omega-6 content in corn- and wheat-fed pigs who have been caged for fattening. Corn oil and wheat germ oil are 90% PUFA, and caging prevents exercise and thus inhibits the disposal of excess PUFA.

via Perfect Health Diet » The Trouble with Pork, Part 2.

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