Flaxseed and its derivative flaxseed oil is extracted from the blue flowering plant that is grown on the Western Canadian Prairies for its oil rich seeds. This natural oil (also known as Linseed Oil) is highly recommended for the general well being and whole body nutrition and is considered to be nature's richest source of Omega 3 and 6 fatty acids that are required for the health of almost all body systems. Flaxseed Oil with Omega 3 & 6 helps to maintain controlled cholesterol levels and prevent heart diseases. * * These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.