Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

Training & Nutrition Learn how to develop a training schedule that's good for you. What should you eat and drink on your ride? Learn everything you need to know about training and nutrition here.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-19-08, 10:41 PM   #1
late
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
late's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Southern Maine
Bikes:
Posts: 8,383
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 333 Post(s)
So what do you know about arachidonic acid?

Hi,
I was doing a search trying to find out just how good peanut oil is when
I stumbled on a bodybuilder website touting arachidonic acid as great stuff.

Prob just the newest snake oil (possibly literally, it is only found in meat) but
it got my curiousity going.
late is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-08, 06:59 AM   #2
madscot13
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Bikes:
Posts: 223
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
arachidonic acid is different than the stuff found in peanut butter, arachadic acid. It is an omega 6, and I don't have to spew all the hubbub about omega 6's and your health. It is a natural part of cell signaling and is involved in the pathway for pain, inflammation, and blood clotting.
madscot13 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:04 PM.