Flaxseed and fish oil both contain omega-3 fatty acids, which help to treat or prevent many different diseases, including cancer, cardiovascular disease, ADHD and asthma, according to WebMD. Flaxseed and fish oil may als... More »

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Flaxseed oil is commonly used by men to lower the rate of prostate cancer, but no scientific evidence supports this as of 2015, according to Mayo Clinic. Though there have been studies, the outcome of the effect of flaxs... More »

Flaxseed oil is used as a laxative, to lose weight, to sooth rough or irritated skin, and to prevent breast, colon and prostate cancer, according to WebMD. The omega-3 fatty acids found in flaxseed oil may also be used t... More »

Flaxseed oil decreases inflammation, and it is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis as well, as other diseases involving inflammation, states WebMD. It may be used topically to soften rough skin and soothe irritated skin. ... More »

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Flaxseed oil capsules and all flaxseed oil products are used to treat a variety of conditions. Some of the common conditions include breast cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, high cholesterol, osteoarthritis, anxiety, benign ... More »

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Omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil lower the risk of developing age-related macular degeneration, according to WebMD. They are also helpful in preventing and treating heart disease. More »

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Cetyl myristoleate may help improve knee function and range of motion in osteoarthritis patients when taken orally with fish oil and soy lechitin, as stated by WebMD. Some also claim that it is effective in treating rheu... More »

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