A member asked:

Do any of the common nuts (peanuts, cashews, almonds, etc.) have omega 3's, or just walnuts? how much omega 3's is in 1oz of walnuts?

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Dr. Michio Abe answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Nuts & omega 3: Tree nuts contain omega 3 in the form of Alpha linolenic acid. 1oz of walnuts, a handful, contains 2.5g of omega 3 much higher than in most other nuts containing less than 0.5g. 1oz of walnuts also provides 4g of protein, 2g of fiber, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant phytonutrients, minerals and vitamins.

Answered 6/24/2014

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