| Meals for Meenakshi Farm Fresh Leaf Lard. We are using leaf (visceral fat) fat from our pasture raised hogs to render into medicinal lard that is wonderful to cook with offering rich OMEGA 3 fatty acids and CLA's.
This lard is rich in OMEGA 3 fatty acids and vital Conjugated linoleic acid(CLA).
Anticancer properties have been attributed to CLA, and studies on mice and rats show encouraging results in hindering the growth of tumors in mammary (except Her2 breast cancer), skin, and colon tissues.
The most promising science around CLA concerns its effect on weight management. When used as a supplement had a positive effect on the improvement of belly firmness. Thirty-five intervention studies have been conducted using CLA in humans to investigate the effects of CLA on weight management. These studies, which vary widely in CLA dose and duration, show the most significant effect of CLA on weight management is on body composition, a reduction in total body fat and an increase in lean body mass.