Just the Flax

Alexander, Devin; Farrar, Maureen Meyers
November 2002
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Nov2002, Vol. 63 Issue 11, p44
Presents information on the health benefits of taking flaxseeds as a dietary supplement.


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