Are there any negatives to chia seeds?

Answer On One Hand: Chia Seeds Have No Known Adverse EffectsThere is no doubt that the seeds of the chia plant (Salvia hispanica), a rediscovered Aztec crop that has recently become a staple of some diet ... Read More »

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Are chia seeds used to grow Chia Pets?

Yes, chia seeds (Salvia hispanica) are used to grow Chia Pets, according to the manufacturer of Chia Pets. Chia is a member of the mint family. These seeds are commonly sold at health food and her... Read More »

How to Use Chia Seeds?

Chia seeds contain high levels of essential omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. Once eaten by the Aztecs and Mayans, these black and white seeds are versatile, fitting into a number of different food... Read More »

How do I use chia seeds?

Chia GelMix 1/3 cup of chia seeds with 2 cups of water and let them soak for 10 minutes. Whisk the mixture every 5 minutes until a gel forms. Store the flavorless gel in a tightly sealed jar in you... Read More »

What is in chia seeds?

Chia seeds contain high amounts of fiber, calcium and omega-3 and 6 fatty acids. The seeds are commonly ground and baked into bread to be eaten as a health food. Chia is the seed of the plant Salvi... Read More »