20 min ago
Look to GM plants and algae to meet omega-3 demand, researchers urge
Increasing demand for long chain omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA means industry must consider land-based sources including microalgae and genetically modified plants, say researchers.
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6 hrs ago
Omega-3s Can Significantly Reduce Blood Pressure, Study Finds
2 3 "Results from this study build on a wealth of prior data indicating that EPA+DHA intake reduced the risk of cardiovascular events," said Adam Ismail, executive director of the Global Organization for EPA and DHA Omega-3s .
Thu Mar 06, 2014
St. Louis, MO Business Recruiting Symposium News: Japanese Venture...
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Sink or swim: the fish oil guide
Everyone's talking up the miraculous health benefits of krill. Well, new research is raising questions about those claims, and enviro orgs want you to stay away from these tiny pink shrimp-like creatures, most of which are harvested in the Antarctic, where they reproduce under sea ice.
Fish consumption aids in heart health, Pitt study finds
Japanese men eat about 10 times more fish than Caucasian American men. That dietary fact could help explain why middle-aged Japanese men have less than a third the rate of coronary artery calcification than their American counterparts.
Echium oil may boost blood omega-3 levels and improve heart health markers: Study
Daily intake of a supplement containing echium oil may boost levels of the omega-3s EPA and DHA, and help reduce cardiovascular risk factors, says a new study from Germany.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Omega-3 supplements may boost neuropsychological measures for kids who need most support
Daily supplements of omega-3 fatty acids may improve attention, processing speed, executive function and hand-to-eye coordination in malnourished children, scientists report.
Pivotal Therapeutics closes financing; receives over CDN $7.7 million ...
Pivotal experienced greater demand than anticipated for the Financing and as a result was oversubscribed by 2,744 units resulting in an increase of previously announced.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Triabunna's fish factory boost
Tassal risk manager Justin O'Connor says Triabunna is an area in need of investment because of the difficulties it has had with the demise of the forestry industry.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
EPA signs off on Tassal plant
There are concerns a plan by aquaculture company Tassal to build a new fish processing plant at Triabunna could compromise jobs at the nearby Seafish plant.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
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Wed Feb 26, 2014
Genesee Country Express
Over the Counter: The key to a healthy heart
The ancient Greeks believed the heart was the center of the soul and were among the first to recognize its pumping mechanism.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Omega-3-rich fish intake during pregnancy may boost birth weight for babies: European data
Higher intakes of fish during pregnancy may lead to infants with a higher birth weight, as well as reducing the risk of pre-term births, according to data from 19 European birth cohort studies.
Healthy Directions and Dr. Whitaker Launch Krill Omega Defensea , a Unique Krill Supplement
Krill Omega Defensea contains several powerful ingredients, including: an exclusive Marine Concentrate Blend of Superbaa Krill Oil, a highly bioavailable, sustainable, and pure source of EPA and DHA omega-3 essential fatty acids, which your body requires for optimal function and well-being, and Calamarinea , a DHA-rich omega-3 oil, that together ... (more)
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Taking a fish oil supplement? Misleading labeling is a common problem
Last week I wrote about the benefits of flaxseed in lowering cholesterol . In keeping with the heart health theme, it is relevant to mention another source of omega-3s: fish oil supplements.
Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids (PUFAs) - A Global Market Overview
Several drugs are in Phase II or Phase III clinical trials, with several more expected to come on-stream quite soon.
The 5 fish that are most contaminated-and 5 you should eat instead
From a nutritional standpoint, seafood is a pretty safe bet: It's packed with protein and good-for-you monounsaturated fats.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Omegas 3 : Allies Of Our Health
We often hear talk about omega 3. But what are they really and why are they so beneficial to our health.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
German Research Finds Fish Oil May Benefit The Aging Brain
German research has found that a higher intake of fish oil rich in long-chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids may benefit the ageing brain.
New Research Shows Krill Oil Outweighs Fish Oil Health Benefits
According to a new breakthrough in health and science , it has been discovered that Krill Oil far outweighs the advantages of fish oil.