Are polyunsaturated fatty acids helpful for intestinal repair? This paper suggests they are very good for the intestines. Are they part of Dr. De MEirleir's plan? : Dig Dis Sci. 2007 Jun;52(6):1485-96. Epub 2007 Mar 28. Links Contribution of polyunsaturated fatty acids to intestinal repair in protein-energy malnutrition. Note the focus on Omega 3's rather than Omega 6's. Increased antioxidant activity was prominent.