Vegan, Plant-based DHA
Plant Pure Omega-3 is derived from algal oil – a pure, potent source of DHA obtained from algae.
The Importance of DHA During Pregnancy
DHA is a key nutrient that supports:
Healthy fetal neurodevelopment1
Cognitive health and attention span2
Hand and eye coordination3
Find Plant Pure Omega-3 in the following:
vitaTrue and vitaMedMD Plus Rx both provide 300 mg of vegan, plant-based DHA.
- Greenberg J, Bell S, and Van Ausdal, Omega-3 Fatty Acid Supplementation During Pregnancy. Rev Obstet Gyencol. 2008 Fall; 1(4): 162-169. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2621042/.
- Colombo J, Kannass K, Shaddy D, et al. Maternal DHA and the Development of Attention in Infancy and Toddlerhood. Child Development. Volume 75, Issue 4, pages 1254–1267, July 2004.
- Dunstan JA, Mitoulas LR, Dixon G, et al. The effects of fish oil supplementation in pregnancy on breast milk fatty acid composition over the course of lactation: a randomized controlled trial. Pediatr Res. 2007 Dec;62(6):689-94.