Definitions for "Omega-3 fatty acid"
A fatty acid that tends to lower cholesterol in the bloodstream.
A polyunsaturated fatty acid that has been recognized as having health benefits, including helping to regulate blood pressure and blood lipid levels. Omega-3s are found primarily in fish oils but are also in a few plant sources including soybeans.
A fatty acid with its first double bond occurring after the 3rd carbon atom. ALA, DHA, and EPA are examples.
Keywords:  diet, fat, immunity, involved, type
A type of fat obtained in the diet and involved in immunity.